We use cookies to ensure the best user experience and to serve tailored advertising. To learn more about our cookies and how to manage them, please visit our cookie policy

Close icon

Personalise what you see on this page.

Choose from the options below. We'll show you information based on your current location as default.


  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.


  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.


  • Undergraduate courses
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.
Viewing as a student from United States living in United States interested in Undergraduate courses

Human Biosciences BSc (Hons)

University of Plymouth

Add to favourites

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

You’ll benefit from a rich and varied learning environment. Your personal development will be supported by a personal tutor. You will also have the opportunity to enhance your employability with an optional placement year.* Delivered by the School of Biomedical and Healthcare Sciences in the faculty Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry (PU PSMD) and enhanced by links with healthcare professionals.* A strong foundation in a broad range of bioscience disciplines underpinned by a biomolecular knowledge-base relevant to contemporary human biosciences today.* Enables students to explore themes of personal interest within the biosciences at all stages.* Strong international reputation in translational research with significant financial investment in laboratory infrastructure.* Emphasis on practical laboratory skills relevant to research and other scientific careers.* Benefit from a rich and varied interdisciplinary learning environment, which includes collaboration with a wider health care education community at the University.* Equips graduates with the confidence, knowledge, skills and other attributes suitable for a wide variety of careers within this rapidly expanding field.Careers options include: biomedical research, biomedical NHS and public health laboratory assistants, medical laboratory technology, health counselling, pharmaceutical sales and marketing, health product research and development, environmental agencies, food quality control, cosmetics industry, scientific writing and publishing, teaching profession and further postgraduate study (MSc, MRes, PhD).

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 14,200per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Plymouth

  • University League Table


  • Campus address

    Plymouth University, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, England

The university has a thriving international community, with over 2,500 students from more than 100 countries, and 80 partnerships in over 30 countries.
A dedicated international student advice team provides specialist support to international students, helping them settle into UK life.
The university is renowned for its world-leading research, especially in the fields of marine and maritime, health technologies and sustainability.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    68th out of 103 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    134 59%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    59 59%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.27 85%



Is this page useful?

Yes No

Sorry about that...



Thanks for your feedback!