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Biomedical Science by Flexible Learning

Nottingham Trent University

24 months
4260 GBP/year
4260 GBP/year
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This flexible Biomedical Science by Flexible Learning programme from Nottingham Trent University is designed to further your career in the healthcare profession, biomedical industry or in academia and has the potential to lead on to a professional doctorate. 


As the majority of study is undertaken online through eLearning materials there is no attendance required at Nottingham Trent University during this course. This allows you to fit your study in around your other commitments.

Undertaking a distance learning course requires a self-disciplined approach to engaging with the self-guided eLearning materials that have been specially designed to deliver the course content.

Careers and employability

Graduates of this postgraduate degree develop a number of specific skills relevant to Biomedical Science.  Knowledge and skills acquired will depend on the modules you choose, reflecting your interests, and be directly relevant to your career and professional development.

The Biomedical Science by Flexible Learning programme from Nottingham Trent University also aids your understanding of the advantages, limitations and applications of a range of fundamental and specialised biomedical techniques. It will teach you how to identify and resolve scientific and technical problems associated with the application of Biomedical Science, and enable you to design, execute and prepare critical written reports.

Graduates will be equipped to:

  • deal with complex scientific issues with confidence, independence and originality
  • continue advancing their knowledge and understanding
  • develop new skills in the application of Biomedical Science
  • adapt to future developments in this field of study
  • communicate effectively with a range of personnel in management, research and academic contexts.

Although this course does not offer any formal placements, this course is vocationally focused and benefits from strong links with the IBMS and industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods and Bioethics 
  • Research Project 
  • Scientific Analysis, Review and Presentation 
  • Cancer and Heart Disease 
  • Pharmacology 
  • Molecular Biology and DNA Technology

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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We would recommend applying as soon as you are able as we may close the course if it is full.


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a UK honours degree in a Biological subject such as biology, biomedical science, pharmacology or microbiology (minimum 2.2) or equivalent
  • a professional qualification of equivalent status
  • You will already be working in pathology or industrial biomedical laboratories or have a strong interests in Biomedical Science.

Tuition Fee

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    4260 GBP/year
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  • National

    4260 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 4260 GBP per year during 24 months.

£710 per 15 credit points


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