Middlesex University

101–150 th
Young University Rankings 2018
401–500 th
World University Rankings 2018
The Burroughs, Barnet, London, NW4 4BT, United Kingdom

Medical Physiology (Cardiovascular Science)

Overview Pioneering research is vital to detecting and preventing heart disease, the number one cause of premature death in the western world. Our specialist degree produces confident medical researchers who are able to assess, diagnose and treat life-threatening heart conditions. Why study BSc Medical Physiology (Cardiovascular Science) at Middlesex University? This degree will give you knowledge of cardiac physiology and the many forms of patient testing and treatments. We are focused on improving healthcare for future generations through leading on pioneering research that saves lives and we will encourage you to become an independent learner by leading on your own research projects in an area of specialist interest. Throughout your studies you will develop your skills in state-of-the-art laboratories with professional standard equipment. Please note, this programme will not lead to a qualification as a Healthcare Scientist (Cardiac Physiologist/Neurophysiologist) For further information, please visit the NHS Careers and the National School for Healthcare Science websites. Course highlights Our fully equipped science centre includes ECG machines, EMG (nerve and muscle testing), EEG, audiology (brain-stem potentials) and stress and fitness testing equipment We are making research breakthroughs that impact on how heart disease diagnostics are implemented and we encourage our students to enhance their reports with this research Our supportive tutors will guide you towards research tailored to your interests We ensure you receive a first-class learning experience with high levels of tutor support, including lab help by specialist technicians You can tailor your learning towards your career aspirations through our unique independent learning module in the final year where independent study is supported by our expert staff As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module. Department Natural Sciences What our lecturers say This course offers a unique opportunity for students to enter medical research in an area that will have a fundamental impact on the everyday quality of human life. Neville Hall, Course Leader

  • Qualification
    Diploma of Higher Education/DipHE
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
    2019-10-01
  • Location
    Hendon Campus,London
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,500
  • Qualification
    Diploma of Higher Education/DipHE
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
    2018-10-01
  • Location
    Hendon Campus,London
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,500