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Medical Science BMedSci (Hons)

University of Chester

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Medical Sciences (with Honours) - BMedSci H

  • Location

    Chester

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Develop skills and knowledge on how the human body functions, how it reacts to disease and the drugs that are used to treat disease.

Course overview

Our healthcare system relies on Medical Scientists to help diagnose disease, evaluate effectiveness of treatment a, and research into the causes and cures of diseases. During this course you will gain knowledge of topics integral to medical science and develop clinical skills.

Why study this course with us?

Medical Science is taught by enthusiastic academic and professional staff who will provide continuous support throughout your studies at Chester Medical School.

We use an integrated approach to look at molecular and clinical medicine. The course has a solid theoretical base together with laboratory practical’s and clinical skills sessions.

The academic staffs are research active and continually strive to promote research within areas of medical science, in which they have published research findings and discussed their work at national and international conferences. You will have the opportunity to join a research team to undertake your research dissertation in the final year.

This course provides an ideal springboard into postgraduate-entry Medicine or Physician Associate Studies, as well as medical or biomedical research.

Assessment

Learning is assessed by a combination of examinations and coursework. The overall balance between these two forms of assessment is approximately 50:50. Coursework assessments may consist of laboratory reports, data handling exercises, essays, poster and oral presentations, allowing a full range of skills to be developed. The end-of-module assessment is normally by examination, consisting of a combination of multiple choice questions (MCQs), short answer or long answer questions.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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12,750per 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 Chester

  • University League Table

    94th

  • Campus address

    University of Chester, Parkgate Road, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 4BJ, England

With over 19,000 students from 130 countries, the university provides a diverse, vibrant and safe location for a growing number of international students.
Students can choose from a comprehensive range of over 500 courses across all levels, taught at specialist sites with modern facilities.
Courses promote practical learning to enhance employability, with industry placements or overseas opportunities from five weeks to one year.

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