Gain the knowledge, skills and experience needed for a career as a biochemist. Learn the fundamentals of the subject before specialising in an area that reflects your career aims and interests. You can apply to develop your professional skills on a placement with a major industry player such as AstraZeneca or with a research laboratory in a hospital or university. Study developments in DNA technologies, medical research and drug discovery. Learn from active researchers using industry standard cell culture and specialist analytical equipment. Apply for a placement year with major industry players such as AstraZeneca.