BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences (Biotechnical Sciences) Top-Up

Written with industry employers, our Biomedical Sciences (Biotechnical Sciences) Top-up Degree will prepare you for working in a range of scientific roles. Building on the knowledge acquired from your foundation degree or HND, you will gain a detailed understanding of genetic engineering and analytical processes in the laboratory.

About the course

This programme sees you working in the laboratory as you perform practical work using specialist equipment. The modules across this programme have been selected based on consultations with industry employers. You will work on a project of your own choosing, designing experiments, collecting and analysing data to produce your thesis.

You will explore the practice of gene manipulation, gain understanding of gene therapy, and genetic engineering. You will also apply techniques from analytical chemistry to model the ways in which new drugs and medical treatments are developed.

This course offers academic excellence with practical application. You will gain experience in scientific writing and working within a laboratory both independently and as part of a team. You’ll also develop a research project that will support a dissertation.

This course is subject to validation by The Open University

pound symbol iconFee £7,950 (per academic year)
map pin iconLocation University Centre
calendar iconStart Date September 2021
timer iconDuration 1 year
level iconCourse Code UCAS Course Code: CF15 Institution code: L21
clock iconStudy Mode Full time