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Biomedical Science (accredited by IBMS)

University of the West of Scotland

Venues

Lanarkshire Campus

Content

Biomedical scientists provide medical and nursing staff with the laboratory results that are vital in the diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of disease.

UWS works in partnership with staff from NHS laboratories and the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) to equip you with the theory and practical skills necessary to become a biomedical scientist.

Each year the best Biomedical Science student is awarded the IBMS President’s Prize of £100 and award certificate. Students have also been granted prizes by the British Society of Immunology and the Microbiology Society.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
4 Highers at BBBC including Biology or Human Biology plus English and Maths at National 5.

Entry to year 2 may be possible with 3 Advanced Highers at BBC including Biology plus Chemistry at National 5.

Progression Routes

The professionally accredited and approved status of the University's programmes enables graduates to stand out in short-listing for positions in the sector. UWS graduates leave with the theoretical and practical skills needed for a successful career.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons (Sandwich)

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

B940

Course Length

4 - 5 years

Faculty

School of Health and Life Sciences

Department

Life Sciences

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.uws.ac.uk

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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