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BScBiomedical Science

Tuition fee £9,000.00 per year
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Overview

You’ll study everything from the gene to whole body systems. We want you to graduate with a thorough understanding of the genetic and molecular processes that underpin the development, structure and function of the human body in health and disease.

The first two years give you a grounding in the molecular and cellular basis of life. You will carry out human dissection, supervised by a member of staff.

In the third year, we expect you to be more independent. You’ll have the opportunity to specialise in areas that interest you, for example medical sciences, molecular physiology, neuroscience, developmental biology and pharmacology. We ask for more critical thinking from you at this level and a better understanding of existing research. You will also complete a research project of your own.

Programme structure

First year

Core modules:

Introduction to Biomedical Science
Science Challenge: Breaking Boundaries

Second year

Core modules:

Integrated Physiology and Pharmacology
Advanced Developmental Biology
Building Nervous Systems
Cell and Molecular Biology
Introduction to Human Anatomy
Career Development Skills

Career opportunities

Many of our graduates go into biomedical research, biotechnology and the pharmaceutical industry. Others join the scientific civil service or the NHS. Their roles include Cardiac Clinical Physiologist, Crime Scene Investigator, Drug Safety Specialist, Research Scientist and Science Journalist.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Oct 1, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States