Planit


Biomedical Sciences

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Sighthill Campus

Content

Part 1: Life on Earth, Introductory Physiology, Molecules and Cells, practical modules, and either Plant Science or Concepts in Forensic Biology.

Part 2: Microbiology, Biochemistry, Physiology and the Environment, Biology of Disease, practical module and one optional module from Animal Behaviour, Microbes and Man or Systems Therapeutics.

Part 3: Molecular Genetics, Medical Microbiology, Scientific Communication – Dissertation and Statistics, Immunology, Clinical Biochemistry, and Pharmacology and Pathophysiology.

Part 4: Applications of Molecular Biology, Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Medical Biotechnology, plus honours project.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at BBBB including Biology, Chemistry, Human Biology or Physics plus English, Maths, Biology and Chemistry at National 5.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at BBCC including Biology, Chemistry, Human Biology or Physics at B plus English, Maths, Biology and Chemistry at National 5.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

6 years

Department

Biosciences

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General