There are two BSc (Hons) routes in Biomedical Science; Biomedical Science and Applied Biomedical Science.
Enrolling initially onto the Biomedical Science course, the year 1 foundation year is designed to allow you to establish a framework of basic knowledge and technical skills in biomedical science along with an understanding of the professional requirements required of Biomedical Scientists who work in the healthcare science sector.
Applied Microbiology, Biomedical Science: Personal Skills Development, Chemistry for Life Sciences, Biology for Life Sciences, Biomolecular Science, Biomedical Science: Professional Practice, Analytical Techniques for Life Sciences, Practical Skills for Life Sciences
Fundamental Histology and Cytology, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Principles of Pharmacology, Public Health, Human Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology.
Medical Microbiology, Fundamental Blood Sciences, Diagnostic Histology and Cytology, Clinical Immunology, Toxicology and Environmental Analysis, Advanced Microbiology, Current Trends in Biomedical Science, Applied Pharmacology.
Diagnostic Blood Sciences, Omic Technologies, Research Methods, Biomedical Science: Honours Research Project, Biology of Disease.
2024 entry requirements
4 Highers at BBBB including Biology or Human Biology plus English, Maths and Chemistry at National 5 (if not held at Higher).
Widening access entry:
3 - 4 Highers at BBC/BCCC including Biology or Human Biology plus English, Maths and Chemistry at National 5 (if not held at Higher).
School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences