Biomedical Science BSc (Hons)

University of Central Lancashire

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( 4.0) 1081 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE B940
Accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS), which is essential for employment in hospital pathology laboratories, this course involves the study of health and disease and provides an in-depth understanding of how the human body functions during normal and diseased states. You’ll develop a range of laboratory based and theoretical skills associated with sound scientific practice. As a graduate you can work in diagnostic and pathology laboratories in hospitals and other medical... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
89th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
102nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
67th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Biology (Non-Specific)

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Biology (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Biology (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2019

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Biology (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
86%
Chemistry
62%
Psychology
35%
Mathematics
28%
English Language
9%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Latest Biomedical Sciences reviews

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30 Oct 17

Biomedical Science BSc (Hons)

Good fun, a lot of work if you want to do...

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University of Central Lancashire
CompUniGuide ranking
102nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) main campus is located in the heart of Preston, with smaller campuses in Burnley, Cumbria and Cyprus. There are over 300 Undergraduate programmes, with many offering Foundation Entry routes and 200 Postgraduate programmes to choose from. The University is currently undergoing a £200 million transformation, including a brand new £30 million Engineering Innovation Centre which is due to open in 2019. This investment is due to continue over the next ten years and will transform the campus for students. The UCLan Burnley campus is a stunning modern campus in the breath-taking surroundings of Pennine Lancashire, where students learn in bright, spacious buildings with first-class teaching and cutting-edge facilities.

Where you'll study

University of Central Lancashire

Admissions Office
Corporation Street
Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2HE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Preston   0.2 miles away

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