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Biomedicine

MSci Hons (Full Time)

Year:14/15
UCAS Code:C703
Minimum Length:4 Year(s)
Credit Points:480
Part II Weight:12
Part II Year 2 Weight:4
Part II Year 3 Weight:4
Part II Year 4 Weight:4
Director of Studies:Dr FE Benson

Compulsory Modules

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PartI

PartII (Year 2)

The student must take 1 modules from the following group:
The student must take 1 modules from the following group:
The student must take 1 modules from the following group:
The student must take 1 modules from the following group:

PartII (Year 3)

The student must take 1 modules from the following group:

PartII (Year 4)

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Educational Aims: Knowledge, Understanding and Skills

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Subject Specific: Knowledge, Understanding and Skills
  • To provide a structured, progressive and thematic training in areas of Biomedical Science and associated Biological Sciences which will provide students with a knowledge and understanding appropriate for subject-specific graduate employment.
  • To prepare graduates for careers with a wide variety of employers such as pharmaceutical and biotechnological industries and government agencies.   
  • To develop the intellectual and practical skills necessary for progression to postgraduate research and training.
  • To offer all students the opportunity to conduct a substantial research project

 General: Knowledge, Understanding and Skills

  • To develop key transferable skills to prepare students for specific and general graduate employment.
  • To encourage academic curiosity which will prepare students for lifelong learning
  • Learning Outcomes: Knowledge, Understanding and Skills

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    Subject Specific: Knowledge, Understanding and Skills
    On successful completion of this scheme of study students will...
    • have advanced, detailed knowledge and understanding of the biology of health and human disease, including biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, molecular biology, immunology, human physiology and anatomy
    • be able to plan, conduct and report a substantial individual investigation
    • have the ability to synthesise and critically evaluate information from a variety of sources
    • be able to formulate and test concepts and hypotheses
    • be able to reason critically and demonstrateawareness of issues of risk, quality and ethics
    • be able to collect and present experimental data and to interpret numerical data
    • be able to use appropriate equipment effectively and list appropriate safety precautions associated with practical or project work
     
    General: Knowledge, Understanding and Skills
    On successful completion of this scheme of study students will be able to:
    •  Work independently or as part of a team 
    • Use relevant Information Technology 
    • Demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills
    • Design and prepare project proposals
    • Consider quality and risk issues in laboratory work.
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