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Medical Science (Hons)

De Montfort University

36 months
Duration
15250 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Taking you from ‘bench to bedside’, the Medical Science (Hons) BMedSci degree offered by De Montfort University helps you acquire thorough knowledge of evidence-based medicine and clinical skills, specialising in immunology, physiology, pathology and endocrinology.

Overview

The Medical Science (Hons) BMedSci course from De Montfort University is ideal for careers in the medical and healthcare professions or laboratory science. It integrates scientific research and clinical skills to develop your understanding of the human body in health and disease.

You will be taught by experienced, research-active academics and clinical experts who will present the latest advances in medicine and science, and study a range of topics, including Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Inflammation and Immunobiology, Cancer Therapeutics and Nutrition Through the Lifespan. As the course progresses, you will be introduced to more advanced medical topics, and start to relate the understanding of normal healthy physiology with pathological processes.

You can choose to enhance your employability through an optional sandwich year work placement, allowing you to gain hands-on experience and develop practical and professional skills that you can apply to your learning.

Graduate opportunities

Graduate opportunities exist in medical research, writing, education, commerce and sales. This is an appropriate entry qualification for graduates who wish to apply for further study in graduate entry medicine, pharmacy, dentistry or NHS medical care practitioner training. 

Accreditation

Accredited by the Royal Society of Biology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Personal and Professional Skills                 
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Biochemistry and Cell Biology
  • Chemistry for the Biosciences
  • Molecular Genetics and Genomics
  • Organ Systems Physiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

 

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of 120 UCAS points from at least two A levels. One A level must be at grade C or above in either Biology, Chemistry or Human Biology, or
  • BTEC National Diploma Science - Distinction/ Distinction/ Merit, or
  • BTEC Extended Diploma Science - Distinction/ Distinction/ Merit
  • Plus, five GSCEs at grade 4 or above, including Maths and English
  • Alternative qualifications include:

  • Pass QAA Accredited AHE (Science) with a minimum of 21 Level 3 credits at Distinction and 24 Level 3 credits at Merit in Chemistry or Biology. English and Maths GCSE required at grade 4 (C) or above as separate qualifications
  • International Baccalaureate: 28+ with six higher level points in Chemistry or Biology
  • More requirements:

  • International application form
  • A copy of your qualifications
  • A copy of your English language certificate
  • A personal statement of at least 500 words explaining why you want to study your chosen course at DMU
  • A copy of your passport
  • One reference

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Leicester

751 - 1426 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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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