Biology of Infectious Disease Extended Degree London Metropolitan University


Why study this course?

This course will bring you up to speed in the field of Biology. You'll become a skilled and talented biologist, capable of analysing, processing and innovating.

More about this course

Biology of Infectious Disease students graduate with a broad knowledge base, with a deep understanding of health and disease. This exciting course will allow you to develop technical and transferable skills in a range of specialist areas. You'll be equipped for careers in areas as diverse as the medical and allied research institutes, health agency laboratories, bio-analytical medical genetics, forensic units, the pharmaceutical industry and health and safety.

A typical week involves a minimum 12 hours contact time with academic staff in a variety of forms, including:

  • lectures

  • tutorials

  • seminars

  • workshops

  • practicals

Practicals and projects are conducted in our state-or-the art Science Centre, said to be the largest teaching laboratory in Europe. For a virtual tour our Science Centre facilities, please go to Our Library has just completed extensive renovation and has many areas for group or independent study. It also has Wi-Fi and computer facilities.

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