Biomolecular & Biomedical Science - Biomedical Sciences: Understanding Human Disease

University College Dublin


Course Name Biomolecular & Biomedical Science - Biomedical Sciences: Understanding Human Disease
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code BMOL10030
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

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1. Start your online pre-registration
2. Complete your pre-registration & select either audit or credit
3. You’ll be given a registration time to select your modules 4. Select your modules
5. Pay fees
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Course Fee Fees 2019-20

Audit €350 per module (interest only).
Credit €500 per module (including assessment).

Fee payment
Open Learning fees can be paid online, through your SISWeb account after you’ve selected your modules. Students choosing credit modules will pay €500 per module and €350 for audit modules.
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Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Learning Requirements:

Requirements: C3 or equivalent in Biology at Leaving Certificate Level or successful completion of BIOL00010 Fundamentals of Biology.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
BIOC10040 - Topics in Bioc & Mol Biol, BIOL10120 - Cell Biology & Genetics (NUin), BMOL10020 - The Science of Human Disease, BMOL20010 - Molecular Genetics
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Course Content

Expand+Spring 2020: Semester 2

BMOL10030 Biomedical Sciences: Understanding Human Disease.
Academic Year 2019/2020

This module will introduce students to Biomedical Science and the molecular basis of neuronal, cardiovascular, infectious, hormonal and...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Indicative Module Content:
Module content will address the basis of Biomedical Science, from fundamental elements to body systems. This will be provided in the context of human disease and will broadly cover the following main areas:
- Biochemical...

Number of Credits 5
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