Edge Hill University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Biomedical Science

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Course summary

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Biomedical science explores how cells, organs and systems function in the human body to help inform the identification, research, monitoring and treatment of diseases. As one of the broadest areas of modern science, it draws upon several disciplines including anatomy, biochemistry, cell biology, pathology and physiology. As a student on this programme, you will gain a solid theoretical understanding in each of these subjects, as well as a range of professional skills which are underpinned by comprehensive laboratory experience. You will also develop your research skills which culminates in a piece of original study in your final year. Whether you are aspiring to a career working in a hospital laboratory, in biotechnology, the pharmaceutical industry or other health-related role, this degree will prepare you for practice.

Course details

Modules

Please visit our website for information on available modules.

Assessment method

Modules are assessed by a mixture of coursework and examinations. A wide range of coursework is employed, from practical write-ups and essays to laboratory log books and even a biochemistry animation.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
B910
Institution code:
E42
Campus name:
Ormskirk (Main Campus)
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

As long as you have a minimum of two A Levels (or equivalent), there is no maximum number of qualifications that we will accept UCAS points from. This includes additional qualifications such as the Welsh Baccalaureate and Extended Project Qualification (EPQ), AS Levels that haven’t been continued to A Level, and General Studies AS or A Level awards. For further information on how you can meet the entry requirements, including details of alternative qualifications, please visit www.edgehill.ac.uk/offers or contact our Course Enquiries Team on 01695 657000 or email [email protected]

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/study/apply/entry-requirements/


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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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

Additional fee information

Fees are subject to Government approval. Visit edgehill.ac.uk/moneymatters for more information.
Biomedical Science at Edge Hill University - UCAS