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Biochemistry (Hons)

Aston University

B.Sc. On Campus
48 months
Duration
19300 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This Biochemistry (Hons) course offered at the Aston University is designed to equip you with the key laboratory, analytical, computational and communication skills necessary to succeed in this field. You will study through a mixture of lectures, seminars and practical sessions with a compulsory integrated placement year designed to give you further experience and enhance your employability. 

Overview

Biochemistry is the study of life at the molecular level. You will explore the way that molecules are synthesised, regulated and interact to give rise to highly complex organisms. Biochemistry lies at the interface of the life and physical sciences and is therefore applicable to a wide range of fields such as medicine, pharmaceutics and biotechnology.

This Biochemistry (Hons) course offered at the Aston University  has been designed to meet the rising demand for qualified biochemists within the UK and across the world.

Your future career prospects

Biochemistry graduates are equipped for a wide range of professional careers in both the public and private sectors including research and development, scientific communication, patent law, sales and management. Many graduates will undertake further postgraduate study. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biomolecules
  • Cells to Systems
  • Microbiology and Genetics
  • Molecular Metabolism
  • Cell Membranes
  • Mechanisms of Pathology
  • Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
  • Protein Structure and Function

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
93
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
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Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
93
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
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • ABB-BBB (must include Biology and Chemistry)
  • BTEC
  • Are welcome with the relevant A Level subjects, please see below for further details
  • International baccalaureate diploma
  • 32 – 31 Overall (HL 5, 5, 5 must include Biology and Chemistry)
  • GCSEs
  • Five GCSEs all at grade C/4 and must include Mathematics and English Language

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19300 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • UK students During placement year: £ 1,250
  • International/EU students During placement year:£2,500

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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