Human Health & Disease

Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Human Health & Disease
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Code TR056
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BSc (Honours)
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Special Entry Requirements
H4 Biology
H4 In one of Physics, Chemistry, Physics/Chemistry

Admission Requirements 2019

To qualify for admission to an honours degree course at the University you must:

1 meet the minimum entry requirements (s...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Link Modules
These modules are accepted for scoring purposes only and are awarded the following points: Distinction 66, Merit 46, Pass 28.
Mature Applicants

Expand+All undergraduate courses in Trinity are open to mature applicants. Mature student applicants are not required to satisfy the normal minimum entry requirements and are not required to meet competitive academic entry levels (e.g. Leaving Certificate p...

Alternative Entry Please Refer to:
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Places 2018: 35
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+What is Human health and disease?
The Human health and disease degree trains students for work in the field of biomedical research.

It brings to life the fascinating connections between structure and function in the human body and explores the h...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Your degree and what you'll study

The degree is structured around three main interconnecting themes, namely:

1) Basic human biology
2) Applied biomedical science and
3) Transferable skills and Trinity graduate attributes.

First And Seco...

Assessment Method Individual and group based continuous assessment of laboratory work, group project work, scientific writing skills and portfolio generation accompanies end-of-year examinations.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate skills and career opportunities
The course emphasises the crucial links between the basic and applied biomedical sciences and addresses how advances in both are translated into improvements in patient care and the health of the wider popula...

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Points History
Year Points
2019 543
2018 542 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)
2017 532