Biomedical Science at London South Bank University - UCAS

Course summary

This is a unique and innovative multifaceted programme designed for students wishing to pursue careers in laboratory-based biomedical research, and pharmaceutical industry, as well as for students wishing to study medicine after graduation. The course is designed to equip you with the skills required for these career choices. According to Prospects, more than 50% of biomedical science graduates were employed in the UK within 6 months of graduation, while most of the remaining chose to study further. The programme is designed to offer students the opportunity to develop technical skills linked directly to relevant placements and real-world experiences. This approach will be further reinforced by an opportunity to spend a sandwich year in an industrial/NHS laboratory, thus improving your future job prospects. Key features of this course include its research-based teaching.

Modules

Year 1 • Biology of the cell • Human anatomy and physiology • Microbiology and Immunology • Biochemistry • Genetics and molecular biology • Employability Skills for Biomedicine Scientists Year 2 • Human Haematology and Clinical immunology • Bioinformatics and Skills for Biomedical Scientist • Cellular pathology and imaging • Clinical biochemistry and blood transfusion • Professional Skills for Biomedical Scientists • Stem Cell and Developmental Biology: • Introduction to Pharmacology Year 3 • Clinical OMICS and precision medicine • Medical and Public Health Microbiology • Research Project in Biomedicine In addition, you will select two optional modules: • Clinical nutrition and the Microbiome • Drug design and development


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
C501
Institution code:
L75
Campus name:
LSBU Main Site - Southwark Campus
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

International applicants

English Language Requirements for International and EU Applicants: IELTS 6.0 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 5.5) or TOEFL IBT 80 ( the minimum score required in each skills areas are: Reading 18, Listening 17, Writing 17, Speaking 20) or Pearson Test of English Academic 52 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 51)

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

Read fees and funding information at https://www.lsbu.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/fees-and-funding
Biomedical Science at London South Bank University - UCAS