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Biomedical Science (Medical Microbiology)

University of Wolverhampton

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
13350 GBP/year
10650 GBP/year
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About

This Biomedical Science (Medical Microbiology) course at University of Wolverhampton is delivered by specialists, who are engaged in cutting-edge research, and a variety of visiting specialist lecturers, ranging from Hospital Consultants to Senior Biomedical Scientists.  

Overview

The Biomedical Science (Medical Microbiology) course at University of Wolverhampton is a suitable stepping-stone for those considering a career in biomedical research.

These sessions, which specifically focus on developing areas of biomedical science common to all associated disciplines, include recent advances in genetics and immunology, which will equip you with the skills necessary to either complement your clinical laboratory responsibilities if you are currently employed, or to provide you with essential skills needed for seeking future employment or starting a research career. 

Potential Career Paths

The full-time MSc Biomedical Science route is attractive if you are seeking an academic research career and/or wish to make yourself highly employable in a research laboratory, University Laboratory or in the pharmaceutical industry. You may also wish to continue with a research career, and study towards a PhD.

The part-time route (also available as specialist routes in Medical Microbiology, Clinical Biochemistry, Cellular Pathology or Haematology) is designed for students in full-time employment in biomedical laboratories who are allowed day-release by their employers to improve their professional knowledge.

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Molecular Genetics & Genomics
  • Principles of Integrated Biomedical Science
  • Approaches to Research in Biomedical Science
  • Clinical Immunology 
  • Clinical Microbiology
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Independent Study Module
  • Research Methods in Biomedical Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Direct applications can be made any time prior to the course start date but we will need sufficient time to process it.

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have a minimum 2:2 honours degree or equivalent, although substantial professional experience may be acceptable when combined with another qualification. 
  • We look for graduates with an appropriate honours degree in biomedical subjects, or biological subjects with an appropriate biomedical content.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13350 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10650 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • Part time Home/EU: £5325 per year

Funding

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