A minimum of AS level or SL Chemistry (at grade C) and 2 A levels/HLs from Biol/Human Biol/Geog/Maths/ Physics/Psychology/Env.Sci/Computing or IT
Specific subjects required
Specific subjects required
Specific subjects required.
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This degree is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science and provides a thorough grounding in the theory and laboratory techniques associated with Biomedical Science - dealing with the study of life processes within the context of human health and disease. Taught jointly with clinical and biomedical staff from local hospitals, our Biomedical Science degree is a very structured scheme in which all modules are compulsory.
Year 1: Molecules of life; cell structure and function; genetics; biotechnology; protein biochemistry; anatomy and tissue structure; impact of microbes; infection and immunity; hormones and development; human physiology; skills in biomedical and life sciences; experimental design and data analysis; introduction to biomedical sciences; biomedicine and society; diagnosis in biomedical science. Year 2: Biochemistry; cell biology; medical microbiology; genetics; clinical biochemistry; cellular pathology; haematology and transfusion science; practical physiology. Year 3: Cell signalling 1; cell signalling, transport and disease; cell cycle and stem cells; medical genetics; immunology; ethics in biomedicine; environmental pathogens; cancer; pathobiology; enhancing a employability and career potential; biological sciences research project.
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Accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS).
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