Medical Genetics BSc (Hons)

Course Overview - Medical Genetics BSc (Hons)

Genetics is at the heart of modern developmental sciences. The drive to understand more about the processes behind inherited diseases has led to huge advances in many fields including embryology, stem cell biology and cancer research. On this course, you’ll learn about genetics across the board from the foundations right up to the most recent breakthroughs. It’s a course designed to help you kickstart your career in a wide range of healthcare professions, pharmaceuticals, genetic counselling, or medical research.

You’ll gain a firm foundational knowledge on the application...

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4 Years

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Year 1

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A level



including a grade B in a relevant Science subject. The endorsement for practical work is an essential part of Science A Level study, and is a requirement for entry to our degree course.

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from a combination of Level 3 qualifications including a grade B in a relevant Science subject at A Level.

Access to HE Diploma


or above to include modules in a relevant science subject.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

112-104 UCAS tariff points from International Baccalaureate qualifications which should include modules in a relevant science subject.

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


in Applied Science.

T Level


in Science including a grade B in A Level Chemistry or Biology.

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England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Channel Islands, Republic of Ireland £9,250
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