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Analytical Bioscience (Part-Time)

Birkbeck, University of London

24 months
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5340 GBP/year
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This Postgraduate Diploma in Analytical Bioscience (Part-Time) at Birkbeck, University of London provides advanced training for work and research in the molecular biosciences, biomedical and pharmaceutical sectors. You can gain extensive hands-on experience in a laboratory setting.

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Overview

The Postgraduate Diploma in Analytical Bioscience (Part-Time) at Birkbeck, University of London is designed to allow flexibility in attendance requirements, with material being delivered via a mixture of face-to-face classes, distance learning, practical classes, tutorials and a research project.

Hightlights

  • Part of the Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology, a joint initiative with University College London.
  • Taught in the Department of Biological Sciences, which offers state-of-the-art instrumental and computing facilities, and the possibility of collaborating with industry.
  • The Department and the Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology also provide a seminar programme and skills training across disciplines.
  • In the Research Excellence Framework (REF), in a joint submission with UCL, Biological Sciences at Birkbeck were ranked 11th in the UK, with a research environment supporting world-leading and internationally excellent research. 

Careers and Employability

Graduates go on to careers in the health sector, academic research, toxicology and pharmaceuticals. Possible professions include analytical chemist, biomedical scientist, research scientist (life sciences), or toxicologist. This degree can also be useful in becoming a clinical research associate, science writer, or scientific laboratory technician.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • NMR Spectroscopy and Mass Spectrometry
  • Optical Spectroscopy and Atomic Spectrometry
  • Separation Science
  • Techniques in Clinical Analysis
  • Macromolecular and Cellular Electron Microscopy
  • Principles of Protein Structure

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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You are strongly advised to apply now, to ensure there are still places on your chosen course and to give you time to complete the admissions process. 

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A second-class honours degree (2:2) or above in a scientific subject or with appropriate work experience.

  • Applications are reviewed on their individual merits and your professional qualifications and/or relevant work experience will be taken into consideration positively. We actively support and encourage applications from mature learners.

Tuition Fee

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    5340 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 5340 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    3320 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3320 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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