Bristol, University of the West of England

Bristol, University of the West of England

Biomedical Sciences

This course offers students a chance to develop the biomedical science skills and knowledge to a higher level; the programme is particularly suitable for graduates with an undergraduate degree in biomedical science or other degrees that have a significant amount of human biology/biomedical content, medical, dental or veterinary degrees and some biotechnology degrees (depending on modules studied at undergraduate level).

Entry requirements

Honours degree (minimum lower 2nd Class) in a relevant subject or other qualifications deemed equivalent by the award committee.

Course modules

Core modules include: methods in clinical analysis; research methods; current issues in biomedical research; biomedical aspects of ageing. Specialist subjects which are offered include: cellular pathology; clinical chemistry; haematology; immunology; medical microbiology.

Assessment methods

Each taught module is assessed by a written examination and coursework. Coursework may be in the form of a case study, study pack, poster or oral presentation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,000 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Frenchay Campus Bristol BS16 1QY South West

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Key information

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