Medical Sciences (Foundation Entry) BSc (Hons)

University of Central Lancashire

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( 4.0) 1081 reviews


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UCAS CODE AA90
This course enables students who require additional academic and/or English language skills to continue onto the BSc. Medical Sciences or apply for other courses subject to academic achievement in year 1. These alternatives are: undergraduate medicine (MBBS)*, integrated Masters Physician Associate Studies, MPharm (Hons), BSc. Biomedical Sciences, BSc. Dental Hygeine and Dental Therapy.The School of Medicine wishes to increase access to medical education and support the development and... READ MORE

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Full time | Westlakes Campus | 3 Years | 21-SEP-20

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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

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Medical Sciences (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 - 99 = 1% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Medical Sciences (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£31,000
UK Medical Sciences (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£30,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2019

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A level
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How Medical Sciences students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 62 reviews

5 star 21%
4 star 55%
3 star 21%
2 star 3%
1 star 0%

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Student rating ( 4.0) 1,081 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 49%
3 star 18%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
University of Central Lancashire
CompUniGuide ranking
102nd
Student rating
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( 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

Westlakes Science and Technology Park
Samuel Lindow Building Whitehaven
Carlisle
CA24 3JY United Kingdom Nearest train station: Corkickle  1.3 miles away

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