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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

This course explores approaches to treatment with a focus on neuroscience, metabolic disease, and cancer - all research strengths at Dundee. This gives you an understanding of how scientists explore biomedical discoveries and develop them from initial innovation to real-world application.You’ll focus on topics like molecular pharmacology and quantitative pharmacology – how drugs behave depending on various factors.Gaining an understanding of key theories, from the molecular level to full body systems and beyond, is important to understand the field as a whole.Your first two years will cover concepts including genetics, cell division, biological organisation, molecular mechanisms, and processes.You’ll develop practical skills, including laboratory skills, data analysis, and how to design and run experiments. This will prepare you for carrying out projects later in your course.You will pick modules that suits your interests and can transfer to a different life sciences degree if you choose the relevant modules.Our course curriculum is shaped by the work of our world-leading researchers to make sure you’re learning the latest advances, as well as gaining an understanding of the fundamentals of the field.Lab sessions will bring together your knowledge and practical skills, as well as helping you develop strong transferable skills.

Application deadline

15 January

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A level : ABB - AAB

Subjects should include A-Level biology and chemistry, plus GCSE mathematics at C

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University information

University of Dundee

  • University League Table

    30th

  • Campus address

    University of Dundee, Nethergate, Dundee, Dundee, City Of, DD1 4HN, Scotland

With over 16,000 students and 3,000 staff representing around 150 different countries across the world, the University of Dundee is a truly global institution.
Dundee offers a wide range of disciplines within a friendly and integrated community, to create a unique student experience.
A range of scholarships are available to help international students get the most from their studies.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    5th out of 46 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 222
    217 98%

    3rd

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75 75%

    38th

    10
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.03 81%

    26th

    21

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