University of Westminster

University of Westminster

Biomedical Sciences

This programme allows students to plan their own taught programme to match their interests and experience by selecting modules from any other bioscience Master's course in the school of life sciences. Students on this course can expand their understanding of human diseases, their investigation and therapy, and develop competence in the design and execution of a laboratorybased project.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree in biomedical sciences or in a related field, a professional qualification of equivalent status and associated work experience, a postgraduate certificate in biomedical science, or an equivalent qualification. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of at least 6.5, with the written component at a minimum of 6.5 (or equivalent). Students whose 1st language is not English should complete academic English screening during induction to the course.

Course modules

Core modules include project a: critical review and design study; project b: project and report; option modules: antimicrobial chemotherapy bioinformatics in medicine; cellular pathology 1; cellular pathology 2; clinical endocrinology; current topics in cellular pathology; current topics in clinical chemistry; current topics in medical microbiology; cytopathology; erythron pathophysiology; fluids and electrolytes in health and disease; genetics and developmental genetics; haemostasis; immunopathology; immunotherapy; leucocyte pathophysiology; medical microbial physiology; medical microbiology and epidemiology; metabolic disorders; molecular bioinformatics; molecular science and genetics; molecular therapeutics; recombinant dna technology; transfusion science.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time day September 2016 GBP 1,500 per Credit (International) 24 months
MSc Part-time day September 2016 GBP 1,075 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time day September 2016 GBP 1,075 per Credit (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time day September 2016 GBP 1,075 per Credit (Wales) 24 months
MSc Part-time day September 2016 GBP 1,075 per Credit (England) 24 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Part-time day September 2017 GBP 1,075 per Credit (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time day September 2017 GBP 1,500 per Credit (International) 24 months
MSc Part-time day September 2017 GBP 1,075 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time day September 2017 GBP 1,075 per Credit (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time day September 2017 GBP 1,075 per Credit (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cavendish Street Westminster W1W 6UW South East

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