BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences (Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences) Top-Up Degree

Our Biomedical Sciences (Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences) Top-up Degree was written in consultation with industry employers allowing you to develop the skills and knowledge to meet industry demand. Building on the experience and understanding acquired from your foundation degree or HND, you will develop a detailed understanding of organic synthesis and analytical processes in the laboratory.

About the course

Turn something old into something new by developing groundbreaking pharmaceuticals. In this challenging yet rewarding programme, you’ll learn about the manufacture of drugs, materials, and medicinal products and how industrial large scale synthesis operates. Our extensive lab work and expert-led lectures will prepare you for a career in science.

In our carefully curated selection of modules you will develop a detailed understanding about analytical chemistry, and how new drugs and medical treatments are developed. You’ll investigate in the laboratory exploring, purifying, and synthesising products, converting raw material into pharmaceuticals, animal health products, pesticides, and new materials.

This course merges academia with practical application. In this programme, you will gain experience in scientific writing and working within laboratory teams. You’ll also develop a research project that will support an academic undergraduate 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: CF16 Institution code: L21
clock iconStudy Mode Full time