Biomedical Science with DPP - Pathology - Applied

Ulster University - Coleraine


Course Name Biomedical Science with DPP - Pathology - Applied
Course Provider Ulster University - Coleraine
Course Code B990
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Coleraine
Application Date

Expand+Start date: September 2023

Deadlines for on-time applications

2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on wh...

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Duration 4 years full-time.
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Entry Requirements

Expand+Irish Leaving Certificate
120 UCAS Tariff Points to include a minimum of five subjects (five of which must be Higher Level) to include English at H6 if studied at Higher Level or O4 if studied at Ordinary Level.

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Comment Award: Bachelor of Science with Honours

Associate awards
Diploma in Professional Practice Pathology DPP.

Professional recognition
Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS)
Accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS).
Course Content

Biomedical Sciences education to equip students to work as a Biomedical Scientist in a health service laboratory, 4 years full time.

BSc Hons Biomedical Science with Diploma in Professional Practice (DPP) (Pathology) 4 years ful...

Subjects Taught For full module description, please see "Course Web Page" below.
Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment methods vary and are defined explicitly in each module. Assessment can be via one method or a combination e.g. examination and coursework . Assessment is designed to assess your achievement of the module’s stated learning outcomes. You c...

Work Placement Work placement / study abroad
A 48 week placement is spent in an approved UK hospital or agency pathology laboratory. Students currently undertake training in core areas of Biomedical Science including Clinical Biochemistry, Cytology, Haematology, Histology/Histopathology, Medical Microbiology and Transfusion Science.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate employers
Graduates from this course are now working for:
• Altnagelvin Area Hospital
• Antrim Area Hospital
• Belfast City Hospital
• Belfast Health & Social Care Trust
• Belfast health and social care trust
• Biosearch

Further Enquiries Wendy Kearney, Admissions Office, Coleraine
T: +44 (0)28 7012 3099

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