Pharmaceutical Sciences

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Pharmaceutical Sciences
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code B210
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

Expand+The deadline for undergraduate and conservatoire is now 18:00 (UK time) on 29 January 2021

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Duration 3 years.

Contact Teaching Times
Large Group Teaching
13 (hours maximum)
Hours of lectures per week.

Medium Group Teaching
14 (hours maximum)
10 hours practicals 4 hours workshops (Hours quoted are per week.)

Personal Study
25 (hours maximum)
Hours quoted are per week.
Qualification Letters BSc Hons
Entry Requirements

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A level requirements
BBB including Biology and Chemistry + GCSE Mathematics grade C/4
BBB including Biology and at least one from Mathematics or Physics + GCSE Chemistry grade C/4 or GCSE Double Award Science grades CC/4,...

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Expand+Learning and Teaching
At Queen’s, we aim to deliver a high quality learning environment that embeds intellectual curiosity, innovation and best practice in learning, teaching and student support to enable students to achieve their full academic po...

Course Content

The pharmaceutical industry in the UK has a greater impact on the UK economy than any other high-tech industry. Employing 73,000 people, of whom around 27,000 are directly involved in research and development (R&D), the pharmaceutical indus...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Level 1
The first year of the degree teaches students foundational knowledge and skills in chemistry, maths, physiology and microbiology. This helps students to make the transition from secondary education and prepares them for more complex concept...

Assessment Method The way in which students are assessed will vary according to the Learning objectives of each module. The majority of modules are assessed through a combination of coursework and end of semester examinations. Details of how each module is assessed are made available to students online.
Careers or Further Progression

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Studying for a BSc in Pharmaceutical Sciences degree at Queen‘s will assist students in developing the core skills and employment-related experiences that are valued by employers, professional organisations and acade...

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