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Medical Physiology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #33 (QS) London, United Kingdom
The Medical Physiology BSc degree offered at King's College London    provides an advanced course of study on how cells, tissues and organ systems function, and how together they carry out the activities needed for life.
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Overview

The Medical Physiology course offered at King's College London focuses on understanding normal human physiology; how and why it might be impaired, and the pathogenic mechanisms that lead to disease, all of which are essential for developing diagnostics and treatments. The course also features options to study abroad or to transfer to other Biomedical Science courses.

Key benefits:

  • Europe's largest centre for medical and professional healthcare education
  • 91% Student Satisfaction (National Student Survey 2017)
  • Teaching by internationally renowned scientists and researchers
  • One of the UK's best graduate employment rates
  • Career opportunities through international exchanges
  • Contemporary approach based on our history of pioneering discoveries – including our part in finding the structure of DNA
  • Flexible options to tailor your degree.

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:

  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry for the Biosciences
  • Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology and Neuroscience
  • Fundamentals of Physiology and Anatomy
  • Fundamentals of Pharmacology
  • Skills for the Biosciences
  • Endocrinology and Reproduction
  • Physiological Control Exercise and Environment

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

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  • Minimum required score:

    100

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General Requirements

  • AAB
Please note that A-level General Studies, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives are not accepted by King's as one of your A-levels. However, if offered the grade achieved may be taken into account when considering whether or not to accept a candidate who has just fallen short of the conditions of their offer.
  • Required subjects
Chemistry and Biology

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26700 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • 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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