Cellular and Molecular Medicine courses are flexible and you can transfer between them as your interests develop. They are also available as four-year degrees with Study in Industry; you would transfer to these courses after securing a placement during your second year.
Lectures provide information at the forefront of knowledge about the mechanisms of human disease, reflecting our research which aims to translate laboratory discoveries into clinical application.
Tutorials in small groups provide opportunities to improve your communication skills, strengthen teamwork and gain confidence in data handling and interpretation.
Laboratory sessions underpin learning in the first two years and are integrated with eBiolabs, a dynamic laboratory manual. Project work allows you to develop experimental-design and problem-solving skills.
Your academic personal tutor will follow your progress and is available to give you advice and support throughout your time at Bristol.
You can apply until:
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You will be well-suited to this course if you're interested in the causes and mechanisms of human disease, and enjoy practical laboratory and project work. There are also project opportunities for those who prefer reading and exploring a specific subject in depth.
You only need to take one of these language tests:
Minimum required score:
The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.Schedule TOEFL®
Minimum required score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Schedule IELTS
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Minimum required score (Grade C):
C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.
Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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