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Biochemistry

University of Strathclyde

Content

Years 1 and 2
Subjects include molecular bioscience, biology of organisms, chemistry for bioscience, an introduction to infection and immunity, nutritional biochemistry and metabolism, cell and molecular biology and human physiology.

You’ll also choose two elective subjects from other departments across the University.

Years 3 and 4
You’ll specialise in biochemistry and learn about laboratory methods and data collection and presentation.

Year 5
This year, you’ll carry out a research project and specialise in Biochemistry.

Entry Requirements

2021 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 or 5 Highers at AAAB or AABBC including Biology (or Human Biology) and Chemistry at B plus English and Maths at National 5 at B. Higher English preferred.

Entry to year 2 may be possible with Advanced Higher Biology and Chemistry at AB or BA plus above.

Widening Access entry:
4 or 5 Highers at AABB or AABCC including Biology (or Human Biology) and Chemistry at B plus English and Maths at National 5 at B. Higher English preferred.

Start Date

October

Qualification

Degree

Award

MSci

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

C720

Course Length

5 years

Faculty

Faculty of Science

Department

Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General