As key contributors to modern healthcare, including disease diagnosis, monitoring of therapy and research into disease mechanisms, specialist and senior biomedical scientists are in great demand both within the NHS and private hospital laboratories. You can now study this course via multiple pathways:
- Haematology and Blood Transfusion Sciences pathway
- Haematology and Blood Transfusion Sciences pathway with Professional Experience
- Clinical Biochemistry and Immunology pathway
- Clinical Biochemistry and Immunology pathway with Professional Experience
- Infection Science pathway
- Infection Science pathway with Professional Experience
This course will be assessed using a variety of methods which will could vary depending upon the module. Assessment methods include essays, laboratory or project reports, seminar presentations, posters, data analysis exercises, formal examinations and portfolio based assessments. The Coventry University Group assessment strategy ensures that our courses are fairly assessed and allows us to monitor student progression towards the achieving the intended learning outcomes. Assessments may include exams, individual assignments or group work elements.
The requirements for admission for PgCert/PgDip and MSc Biomedical Science are: An Honours degree in a Biomedical Science undergraduate course; with a minimum of a lower second class (2.ii) classification (2.i for the professional experience course); or; An equivalent appropriate qualification that includes substantial clinical or biomedical content. We would expect to see the study of one or more of the following modules in the final year of an undergraduate degree: clinical biochemistry, microbiology and virology, clinical immunology, haematology.
Fees and funding
No fee information has been provided for this course