Taught course

Biomedical Science

Institution
University of East London · School of Health, Sports and Bioscience - HSB
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Honours degree (or equivalent) in a biological or life sciences area. Applicants without this qualification will be assessed on other qualifications and experience.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This programme equips you with knowledge of both the practical and theoretical aspects of specialist areas of biomedical science: clinical chemistry, medical microbiology, cellular pathology and haematology. The programme is designed for students with non-accredited degree qualifications who wish to start careers as biomedical scientists, and those in the field seeking career progression.
The MSc comprises four core modules:
Biology of Disease 1 and 2;
Research Skills;
Dissertation.
and one optional module from:
Bioinformatics;
Immunology.

Information for international students

In the case of applicants whose first language is not English, then IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent) is required. International qualifications will be checked for appropriate matriculation to UK Higher Education postgraduate programmes.

Fees and funding

UK students
£6,990
International students
£11,400

2014/15 UK / EU Fees:
Full-time 2014/15: £6,990
Part-time 2014/15: £1,165 per 30 credit module

2014/5 International Fees
Full-time 2014/15: £11,400

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGDip

part time
16 months
full time
8 months

PGCert

part time
8 months
full time
4 months

Course contact details

Name
Applicant Enquiries
Email
study@uel.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 208 223 3333
Fax
+44 (0) 208 223 2978