What will I learn?

Our BSc Medical Biochemistry with Industrial/Professional Experience course will enable you to gain experience of the workplace on a year-long placement during your degree, making you more attractive to potential employers after graduation.You will look at the functioning of normal and diseased organisms from a biochemical point of view, receiving a fundamental grounding in the principles of biochemistry, such as protein structure and function.As you progress, optional course units may show you how biochemistry allows us to understand and treat diseases. Subject areas include the molecular biology of cancer, cell cycle control and genetic diseases.In Year 3, you will have the opportunity to go on a placement with one of our more than 100 partner organisations in the UK or abroad.Placements range from research project work to roles in education, the biotechnology industry and science communication.Our course has Advanced Accreditation from the Royal Society of Biology , which recognises academic excellence in the biosciences and highlights degrees that educate the research and development leaders and innovators of the future. **Special Features****Foundation year available** You can prepare for the full degree course if you do not have the appropriate qualifications for direct entry by undertaking our foundation course first. **Flexibility to transfer between courses** You can transfer between most of our biological sciences degree courses at the end of your first year or, in some cases, later.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£24,000.00 (US$ 29,966) per year
This is a fixed fee
Start date

21 September 2020

Venue

Main Site

University Recruitment And Adm,

Oxford Road,

Manchester,

M13 9PL, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students with high-school will require: a GPA of 3.0 or above; SAT of 1290 or above OR ACT of 27 or above; a minimum score of 4, in three AP test scores. SAT subject test scores will be considered as an alternative to AP test scores for entry to some programmes.

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