Overview Why study biomedical science with us Led by a team of researchers, our biomedical science degree gives you the skills, techniques and hands-on experience you need to succeed in the field of biomedical science. If you’re looking for a fast-paced degree that gives you access to the next generation of scientific equipment and research, then our BSc Biomedical Science is for you. Using real-life clinical laboratory challenges, you’ll develop your specialist knowledge and learn everything from microscopy and blood typing to DNA analysis, tissue identification and everything in between. You’ll learn from their experiences in science research, biomedical science and medicine – and their current on-campus research into biomarkers, cancer treatment and rapid testing of infectious disease. Build your professional skills Studying biomedical science in London means you’ll get plenty of opportunities to build your professional skills, knowledge and ethical values allowing you to become successful biomedical scientist in NHS and other laboratories. You’ll also have the option to take a placement year as part of your studies. Practical sessions in our modern University laboratories will provide insight into the latest scientific techniques and instruments. As part of a small class, you’ll get support that’s tailored to both your studies and your future career ambitions. Get the support you need to succeed When it comes to support, you’ll be matched with a Personal Tutor to get the backing you need. You’ll also get support from our Student Learning and Graduate Academic Assistants who have personal experience in your subject. We’re also accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Sciences (IBMS), which means you’ll graduate with a professional qualification that will give you a competitive edge for pursuing your scientific career ambitions. Our graduates have gone on to work for organisations that include the Anthony Nolan Trust, NHS Hillingdon, Boots, and NHS Whittington
Year 1 - Compulsory Professional Practice for Biomedical Science (15 credits) Introduction to Biomedical Science (30 credits) Cell Sciences (30 credits) Human Sciences (30 credits) Biomolecular Science (15 credits) Year 2 - Compulsory Research Methods and Professional Development (30 credits) Clinical Sciences (30 credits) Infection Sciences (15 credits) Blood Sciences (15 credits) Cellular Sciences (15 credits) Molecular and Genetics Science (15 credits) Year 3 - Sandwich only Placement for Employability (120 credits) Year 3 - Compulsory Transplantation Transfusion and Specialist Biochemistry (30 credits) Dissertation (30 credits) Medical Microbiology (30 credits) Year 4 - Applied Biomedical only Clinical Laboratory Practice (120 credits)
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
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Entry requirements listed are accurate at the time of publishing and vary between programmes. Please check your chosen course page for specific entry requirements. Depending on your chosen course, we also consider a combination of qualifications. The latest entry requirements can be found on the course page at: https://www.mdx.ac.uk/courses/undergraduate/biomedical-science We have a personalised admissions approach in which we make fair, but aspirational offers to our applicants. We feel it’s important that you continue to aim high and achieve great results. If you don’t quite make the grades you hoped to, we’ll look at more than your qualifications when making our final decision. We’ll take into consideration any barriers you may have faced in your learning, especially with potential disruption due to the coronavirus, your achievements in other areas and your personal statement. At Middlesex, we’ll always aim to be as flexible as possible. We pride ourselves on how we recognise potential in our applicants, and support them to succeed in the future.
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English language requirements
|With a minimum of 6.0 in each component
|With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading
|With at least 51 in all components
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