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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Biomedical Sciences

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The aim of this course is to develop an in-depth understanding of the biomedical regulation of the human body and how this is impacted by disease. This course is subject to validation. This master will enable you to develop an in-depth understanding of the biomedical regulation of the human body and how this is impacted by disease. You’ll explore how the biomedical regulation of the human body can be affected by a person’s physical wellbeing, their lifestyle choices, the environment they inhabit, and also the infectious diseases to which they can be exposed.

As a biomedical health graduate, you’ll be equipped with skills which put you at the forefront of advances in medical health – the MSc qualification adds real substance to your CV, giving you an edge in the job market. You’ll be well prepared for careers in medical research, health charities, medical and biotechnology industries, and the government health sector. Your knowledge will also be invaluable in areas such as analytical consultancy, biological sales and scientific writing. In addition, you’ll have a full complement of transferable skills – such as critical thinking, data analysis, report writing and communication – which are valued by employers and will stand you in good stead in any profession.

Different course options

Full time | Kedleston Road Campus | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

This module looks at how life style choices, global location and social-economic influences human health and will investigate key diseases.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

The tuition fee for students entering in 2018/19 is £660 per 20 credits and all fees may be subject to annual increase.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

The tuition fee for students entering in 2018/19 is £13,500 and all fees may be subject to annual increase.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have an undergraduate degree (2:2 or above) in a Biosciences related subject.

University information

The University of Derby is spread across three campuses in Derby, Buxton and Chesterfield. Derby is proud to welcome students from more than 100 countries around the world, so you’ll be part of a diverse, international community. Whether you are progressing from undergraduate study, want to change or develop your career, or simply study the subject you love in more depth, the University offers a wide range of courses and flexible study...more