First Year: Introduction to Medical Sciences; Chemistry for the Life Sciences 1 and 2; The Cell.
Second Year: Genes and Evolution; Molecular Biology of the Gene; Foundation Skills for Medical Sciences; Energy for Life; Microbes, Infection and Immunity; Research Skills for Medical Sciences.
Third Year: Molecular Biology of the Cell; The Molecular Control of Cell Function.
Fourth Year (Honours): Honours Biochemistry – Option 1 and Option 2; Honours Advanced Molecular Biology; Biochemistry Honours Research Project.
2024 entry requirements
4 Highers at AABB (by end of S5) including 2 maths or science subjects by end of S6 plus English, Maths and Chemistry or Physics at National 5. Those with Highers at BBB by end of S5 are encouraged to apply.
For second year entry you would require the above plus 3 Advanced Highers at ABB including Biology and another maths or science subject at AB or BA.
Widening access entry:
2 Highers at BB (by end of S5). Additional Highers/Advanced Highers in S6.
Life Sciences and Medicine