MSc Biomedical Science is an intensive modular programme offering specialist routes in Medical Microbiology, Immunology, Cellular Pathology, Clinical Biochemistry, Haematology, and Blood Sciences.
The MSc Biomedical Science course is aimed at students who want to take their biomedical science skills and knowledge to a higher level. It's ideally suited to those with an undergraduate degree in Biomedical Science or other degrees that have a significant amount of human biology or biomedical content, as well as medical, dental or veterinary degrees and some biotechnology degrees depending on what modules you studied at undergraduate level.
For up to date list of modules and course delivery please visit our website.
Learning and Teaching
You learn and develop experience through a mixture of lectures, tutorials, workshops, laboratory practicals, computer-based activities and a conference week.
We assess modules using a range of methods, including practical report writing, statistical analysis, oral presentations, poster presentations, researched essays and exams.
Graduates from this course have gone on to employment in the healthcare sector, teaching and academia, with many going on to take PhDs in the biomedical sciences.
Our award-winning careers service helps you develop your employment potential through career coaching, a vacancy service for internships, placements, jobs, global opportunities, volunteering and community activity plus support for entrepreneurial activity, and access to employer events.
You will benefit from a number of study facilities to enhance your learning experience. This includes an excellent library, which is particularly well equipped for serving the needs of Science students and open 24 hours a day. Resources include books, print and electronic journals, magazines, government publications, newspapers, market reports and videos. Find out more: http://www1.uwe.ac.uk/whyuwe/fantasticfacilities
You will have access to a comprehensive range of well-equipped, modern science laboratories that feature specialist apparatus for histology, haematology and biochemistry, cell culture suites to support immunology, virology and microbiology and a large range of instruments to measure human performance physiology.
We hold a number of University-wide open evenings as well as a number of subject specific events throughout the year for anyone considering postgraduate and professional study. Visit http://www1.uwe.ac.uk/whatson/opendays/postgraduateopendays.aspx