351–400 th
World University Rankings 2020
Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London, WC1E 7HX, United Kingdom

Life Sciences for Subjects Allied to Medicine - Birkbeck, University of London

This intensive programme will give you an overview of the biological, cellular and molecular worlds, raising fascinating questions about their underlying chemical functions. Subject-specific modules will give you a strong foundation in basic chemistry, as well as cellular and molecular biology. You will gain the knowledge and skills you need to progress to degree study in the life sciences and subjects allied to medicine. The programme also includes modules to help develop your study and research skills and to assist with your personal development and planning applications for further study. Highlights - Birkbeck's School of Science provides state-of-the-art, specialist laboratories and facilities at the heart of academic London. - In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), in a joint submission with UCL, Biological Sciences at Birkbeck were ranked 11th in the UK, with a research environment supporting world-leading and internationally excellent research. - You will be taught by internationally distinguished experts, who work with governments and institutions around the globe to extend the boundaries of knowledge. - You'll be part of a community of learners who are focused on learning and determined to succeed. - On successful completion, you may progress to the first year of a variety of degrees, including biology, chemistry, environmental science, geology and all health-related areas, such as radiography (requires biology with physics), pharmacy, osteopathic medicine, nutrition and dietetics, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, herbal medicine, clinical sciences, biomedicine and biomedical sciences. Students who already have a good first degree in another area and achieve high marks in their Certificate of Higher Education studies may also be accepted by some medical schools. - Students who are awarded the Certificate of Education are guaranteed an interview for related part-time BSc degrees at Birkbeck.

  • Qualification
    Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    1 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,LondonUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £5,250
  • England Year 1 £5,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £5,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £5,250
  • Wales Year 1 £5,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £5,250
  • International Year 1 £5,250