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Healthcare Science (Physiological Sciences) (Hons)

Manchester Metropolitan University

36 months
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17000 GBP/year
9259 GBP/year
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About

Accredited by the National School of Healthcare Science and the Registration Council for Clinical Physiologists, this Healthcare Science (Physiological Sciences) (Hons)  degree from Manchester Metropolitan University will give you everything you need to be a professional in the physiological sciences.

Overview

You’ll study units that lay the groundwork in biochemistry and the physiological systems, as well as studying an academic core of topics in your chosen specialism of cardiac physiology, neurophysiology or respiratory and sleep physiology. From there, you’ll study subjects specific to your chosen specialism. Whichever route is right for you, you’ll see that practice makes perfect – as you’ll do work-based clinical placements, completing a total of 50 weeks in all.

You’ll build the knowledge, clinical training and skills you’ll require as you prepare to team up with other health professionals in the important work of diagnosing and treating disease.

If you’re shortlisted for entry onto this Healthcare Science (Physiological Sciences) (Hons)  degree from Manchester Metropolitan University, you must attend an interview in person as part of the selection process. You’ll have to pass a medical examination and be vaccinated to work in medical fields. You’ll also need a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service certificate, which is completed through the University. This degree is not available to overseas applicants.

Career

Many of our graduates work in the NHS as healthcare scientists in cardiology, respiratory and sleep or neurophysiology, according to their specialist area. For those who wish to continue their studies, we offer a range of postgraduate programmes across the breadth of healthcare sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Scientific Basis of Physiological Sciences
  • Physiological Systems
  • Professional Practice, Research Skills and Physiological Measurements
  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Professional Practice, Signal Processing and Instrumentation
  • Disease Processes and Statistics
  • Specialist Studies 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 120 UCAS Tariff points
  • A levels ­– BBB, to include grade C in Biology (including a Pass in A level Biology Practical). General Studies not accepted.
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (1080) in Applied Science – DDM
  • Equivalent qualifications and combinations will be considered, including Extended Project (EPQ) at grade C or above. Other AS levels (or qualifications equivalent to AS level) are not accepted.
  • International Baccalaureate points: 26 IB Diploma Points including HL 5 in Biology

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9259 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9259 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Manchester

645 - 1197 GBP /month
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Funding

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