Accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS) and guided by an employers’ panel (including the NHS), this course is a great asset to your professional development.
You’ll have the opportunity to tailor your studies by choosing a specialist pathology area. Through this you can either enhance your knowledge and understanding of your current field, or open up a career path into a new area such as management.
Our tutors will teach you through our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), where you can download study materials, organise your studies and access online classrooms and study groups.
Our course will enhance your career prospects and provide a major step towards Chartered Scientist status. You can personalise your studies to reflect your career goals as a biomedical scientist. You’re also in the perfect position to continue your academic career and move up to our Biomedical Science PhD.
Duration: September start 12 months, January start 15 months (full time)
Modules & assessment, core modules
- General Pathology
- Moving towards Mastery
- An Introduction to Management in Biomedical Science
- Research Methods in Biomedical Science
Year two, core modules
- Biomedical Specialisms 1 - Epidemiology and Pathogenesis
- Biomedical Specialisms 2 - Diagnostics and Treatment
Year three, core modules
- Masters Project
We’ll assess your progress using the portfolios you’ll create for each taught module, as well as your final year dissertation.