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UCAS CODE C700
Biochemistry is the key to understanding how diseases occur and can be treated. You’ll study a wide range of organisms, from bacteria all the way up to humans, and develop scientific and experimental skills through practical work in our biomedical labs. Topics include plant and animal biotechnology, DNA replication and the molecular basis of cancer.
Grades / Points required
Not currently available, please contact university for up to date information.
Grades / Points required
34 - 35
Grades / Points required
AAA-AAB including Biology or Chemistry, plus at least one from: Mathematics or Further Mathematics; Physics; Psychology; Biology; or Chemistry. Use of Mathematics, World Development, communication and Culture and Critical Thinking not accepted.GCSE Chemistry, Biology or Combined Science (minimum grade A or 7) required if Biology and Chemistry are not offered at A or AS level.
AAAAA-AAABB at Higher Grade including Biology and Chemistry. Combinations of Highers and Advanced Highers accepted.Scottish qualifications can be taken in more than one sitting.
45 level 3 credits at Distinction including 15 credits in biology and 15 credits in chemistry.
D3, D3, D3 - D3, D3, M2 in Principal Subjects including Biology or Chemistry plus at least one from: Mathematics or Further Mathematics; Physics; Psychology; Biology; or Chemistry. GCSE Chemistry, Biology or Combined Science (minimum grade A or 7) required if Biology and Chemistry are not offered as Principal Subject.
We welcome applications from students offering an Extended Project and value the skills of research and independent learning that it is designed to develop. If you offer an Extended Project, it will be taken into account as part of your application profile, but we will not usually include it in offer conditions for this degree programme.
34-35 points with Biology or Chemistry and another science at Higher Level grade 5 or above. We regard Mathematics, Physics, Psychology, Biology and Chemistry as acceptable science subjects. Standard Level Chemistry and Biology required at grade 5 if not offered at Higher Level.
H1H1H1H1H2 at Higher Level, including Biology and Chemistry.
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
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Where you'll study
Newcastle upon Tyne