Taught course

Biomedical Science

Institution
Aston University · School of Life and Health Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

This programme is open to suitably qualified international and UK graduates. Potential students must hold at least a 2nd class honours degree in a biological, biomedical or biochemistry based subject from a UK University, or, when outside the UK, a degree or qualification deemed to be at least of equivalent standing.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This taught MSc Biomedical Sciences programme is designed to provide training and experience in Biomedical Sciences. The specific aims are to:

  • provide a high level of scientific knowledge and understanding of disease processes from the molecular to the body/systems level
  • develop an informed and critical appreciation of recent scientific developments in relation to diagnostic laboratory pathology
  • enable students to gain, through a research project, additional specialist knowledge and practical expertise
  • prepare students for a broad spectrum of career opportunities spanning academic, commercial, industrial and healthcare applications of biomedical sciences. The course is also an excellent foundation for further studies leading to a PhD.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Team
Email
lhspgt@aston.ac.uk
Phone
+ 44 (0)121 204 3000