Biomedical Science

Course Overview - Biomedical Science

**Why study this course?**

The Biomedical Science BSc is designed to help you play a key role in identifying diseases, monitoring treatment and undertaking research into infectious diseases and other pathologies. This course gives you the academic competencies required by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS).

A one-year sandwich placement or two single-semester work placement modules can be undertaken to give you valuable work experience.

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3 Years

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Year 1

Entry Requirements

A level


A minimum of 112 points from 3 A levels including a C in Biology or Human Biology and at least one other science subject from Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics or Psychology.

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Scottish Higher


A minimum of 112 UCAS points, including three passes at Higher level at grade C (or above).

Access to HE Diploma


Total of 60 credits (45 credits at Level 3 and 15 credits at Level 2) from an Access to Higher Education Diploma in science-related subject. QAA accredited course required. Passes in Level 2 Maths and Communications are required in the absence of English Language and Maths GCSEs at grade C (grade 4 from 2017) or above.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme


A minimum of 15 points at the higher level and a minimum of 4 points in English at Maths at standard level. Must include biology and chemistry.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)


DM in Applied Science.

GCSE/National 4/National 5

English and Mathematics Grade C/Grade 4 or above only. No equivalent qualifications accepted

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England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales £9,250
EU, Channel Islands, International, Republic of Ireland £16,000

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