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  MSc/PGDip Biomedical Science (Clinical Biochemistry)


Swansea University    Swansea University Medical School

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Full time & Part time January, September MSc, PGDip 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time
Biological Sciences (4) Medicine (26)

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Are you passionate about the fascinating world of biomedical science and clinical biochemistry? Look no further than the Biomedical Science (Clinical Biochemistry) MSc/PGDip programme at Swansea University. This innovative course offers a comprehensive exploration of the theoretical and practical aspects of clinical biochemistry within the context of biomedical science. With top-notch research facilities, strong NHS partnerships, and a focus on professional practice development, you'll be equipped with the skills and knowledge to excel in the biomedical science and life science sectors. Entry requirements include a related 2:2 BSc degree, but fast track options and widening access considerations are also available. Embark on your exciting career journey today!

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Biomedical Science is the integrative scientific study of biological issues related to the support of the diagnosis and treatment of various conditions that affect people's quality of life and it is a well-recognised, evidence inform and valued profession that encompasses a holistic and life-span approach to the provision of diagnostic, assessment and

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Entry Requirements

A minimum of a 2:2 BSc (Hons) degree in a related subject, such as: Medical Science / Health Science, Chemistry / Biochemistry, Genetics / Medical Genetics, Human Biology / Physiology, Clinical Science.

Fast track applications available for SUMS Undergraduates.

Applications as part of widening access to Higher Education will be considered on a case-by-case basis and applicants will be expected to outline their prior experiential learning over a minimum of 3years within their application’s personal statement.


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  • An hour from Cardiff
  • Three hours from London by train

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