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Healthcare Science (Neurophysiology) Honours, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #801 (QS) ,
 Clinical physiologists (neurophysiology) work with patients of all ages to diagnose, monitor and treat conditions that affect the brain, spinal cord, and even the body's smallest nerves. The Healthcare Science (Neurophysiology) Honours course is offered at the Middlesex University. 


Why study BSc Healthcare Science (Neurophysiology) Honours at Middlesex University?

This Healthcare Science (Neurophysiology) Honours course will provide you with the knowledge skills and practical experience to work as a professional healthcare scientist in neurophysiology. The role involves working closely with patients of all ages to investigate the function of the nervous system in order to diagnose and monitor neurological disorders, including epilepsy, strokes, dementia, nerve and muscle dysfunction and multiple sclerosis.

Our highly specialist neurophysiology degree is designed for aspiring physiologists to develop the knowledge, skills and practical experience to step, successfully, into a professional healthcare scientist role. Developed in response to the Department of Health's Modernising Scientific Careers programme (aimed at training expert NHS Healthcare Scientists), this course will enable you to provide the highest standard of patient-centred care.

Course highlights

  • The University's excellent relationships with local NHS Trusts ensure you have access to placements in some of London's most prestigious healthcare institutions
  • The lecturers are experts in their field: active researchers and practitioners, they teach leading research from the frontline of clinical practice
  • You will have access to state-of-the-art laboratory facilities in our specialist science building and gain expert understanding of the latest scientific equipment
  • The course is based on the latest Department of Health curriculum and has been accredited by Health Education England
  • As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.


The NHS is one of the largest employers in the world and this degree provides you with the skills, knowledge and experience to work at the heart of the NHS as a healthcare scientist in neurophysiology. 

The NHS has recognised a skills shortage in this area and our course is designed to meet the requirements of the sector.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

Year 1

  • Healthcare Science 
  • Physiological Sciences 
  • Professional Practice 
Year 2
  • Clinical Neurophysiology 
  • Medical Instrumentation and Imaging 
  • Neurological Conditions
  • Research Methods and Professional Practice 
Year 3
  • Applied Clinical Neurophysiology 
  • Dissertation 
  • Professional Practice 

                          English Language Requirements

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                          General Requirements

                          • 112 UCAS points, including grade C or above in a science subject, plus GCSE C English and Maths
                          • We also accept BTEC in Applied Science or a course containing a significant amount of science.
                          • A-levels including grade C in a Science subject, BTEC DMM in science based subject,
                          • DBS (formerly CRB) and health clearances are also required, which must be achieved before the start of the placement. Students do not pay for the DBS and health checks. Students who do not get either a DBS or health clearance will be allowed to transfer to another degree, e.g. biomedical science.

                          Tuition Fee

                          • EU/EEA

                            9250 GBP/year
                            Tuition Fee
                            Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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                          Living costs for London

                          • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
                            Living Costs

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