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Biochemistry BSc

UCAS code: C700

Key information

Course type:
Single honours
Delivery mode:
Classroom
Study mode:
Full time
Duration:
Three years, or four years with a year abroad or extra-mural year, or four years with transfer to MSci Biochemistry
Application status:
Open
Start date:
September 2023
Application deadline:
25 January 2023
Apply via UCAS

Biochemistry is the study of the molecular basis of life and our Biochemistry BSc course will introduce you to all areas of modern biochemistry. You will gain the practical knowledge and skills needed to work in a scientific research environment, as well as transferable skills to begin a career in a variety of fields both in science and beyond. The course also features options to study abroad, undertake work placement or extend to a four-year MSci. Studying a Biomedical Science degree with us means that you will be able to enjoy the flexibility to choose your degree after your first year with our Common Year One curriculum. All Biomedical Science disciplines are covered in the first year, making the decision for your future an informed one. You will be able to choose from the following Biomedical science degrees; Anatomy, Developmental & Human Biology BSc, Biochemistry BSc, Biomedical Science BSc, Medical Physiology BSc, Molecular Genetics BSc, Neuroscience BSc,and Pharmacology BSc.

Key benefits

  • Europe's largest centre for medical and professional healthcare education.
  • Teaching by internationally renowned scientists and researchers.
  • One of the UK's best graduate employment rates.
  • Contemporary approach based on our history of pioneering discoveries – including our part in identifying the structure of DNA.
  • Flexible options to tailor your degree through overseas study, work placement or to switch to a four-year MSci.

Employability

Graduates from the School of Bioscience Education are equipped with a variety of transferable skills including data gathering, analysis and interpretation, presentation skills and teamwork. Our graduates are well-qualified to undertake a wide range of careers or pursue a PhD. Some graduates have continued to study in medicine, dentistry and other related fields including pharmaceutical sciences, cardiovascular pharmacology and biomedical research.

Destinations

Recent graduates have found employment within the following job roles and companies:

  • Research Project Co-ordinators
  • Food Scientists
  • Company Managers
  • Business Analysts
  • Scientific Copy Editors

Employability

Graduates from the School of Bioscience Education are equipped with a variety of transferable skills including data gathering, analysis and interpretation, presentation skills and teamwork. Our graduates are well-qualified to undertake a wide range of careers or pursue a PhD. Some graduates have continued to study in medicine, dentistry and other related fields including pharmaceutical sciences, cardiovascular pharmacology and biomedical research.

Destinations

Recent graduates have found employment within the following job roles and companies:

  • Research Project Co-ordinators
  • Food Scientists
  • Company Managers
  • Business Analysts
  • Scientific Copy Editors

Key information

Course type:
Single honours
Delivery mode:
Classroom
Study mode:
Full time
Duration:
Three years, or four years with a year abroad or extra-mural year, or four years with transfer to MSci Biochemistry
Application status:
Open
Start date:
September 2023
Application deadline:
25 January 2023
Apply via UCAS

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