BSc Cellular and Molecular Medicine (B130)

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UCAS code B130
Application method UCAS/Common Application
Course duration 3 year(s) full-time
Tuition fees
  • Home students: £9,250 per year, subject to government approval
  • EU students: £9,250 per year, subject to government approval
  • International students: £20,300 per year
  • Channel Islands and Isle of Man students: £10,750 per year, subject to government approval
Further information on tuition fees, living costs and financial support.
Location of course Clifton campus
Part-time study Part-time study is not available for this course
Number of applicants accepted for 2016/17 93 overall for Cellular and Molecular Medicine courses
Intercalation This course is available for intercalation

About BSc Cellular and Molecular Medicine

In your first year, you will gain a broad training in biomedical science and will begin to study the cellular and molecular basis of human diseases, as well as basic biochemistry, cell biology, pathology and microbiology.

In your second year, you will study molecular genetics and learn skills in recombinant DNA technology, which underpins research in many cutting-edge laboratories.

Our eBiolabs dynamic laboratory manual is available to help you prepare for practical laboratory sessions in the first and second year.

In the final year, you will choose options from approximately ten different units. You will also undertake a research project or scientific dissertation, working in a research group in the School of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, or in one of the surrounding hospitals.

These units and the 16-week research project reflect our research strengths in the areas of cancer biology, stem cell biology and regenerative medicine, and infection and immunology.

More about Cellular and Molecular Medicine

Find out more about studying Cellular and Molecular Medicine at Bristol including career prospects and how the course is taught and assessed.

Typical offer for BSc Cellular and Molecular Medicine - applicants must meet one of the following

A-level
Standard offer
AAB including AB in Chemistry and another science/mathematics subject (in any order)
A-level
Contextual offer
What is a contextual offer?
BBB including Chemistry and at least one other science or mathematics or ABC including AB in Chemistry and another science/mathematics subject (in any order)
Science practicals A pass in the practical element of all English examination board science A-levels is expected.
International Baccalaureate Diploma
Standard offer
34 points overall with 17 at Higher Level, with 6, 5 in any order in Chemistry and one other science subject or Mathematics at Higher Level
International Baccalaureate Diploma
Contextual offer
What is a contextual offer?
31 points overall with 15 at Higher Level, with 5, 5 in any order in Chemistry and one other science subject or Mathematics at Higher Level
Cambridge Pre-U offerRequirements are as for A-levels, where Grade A* is D2, A is D3, B is M2, and C is M3
Access to HE Diploma offerPass Access to HE Diploma (Science) including two sciences at Level 3, with at least 30 credits at Distinction including 12 credits in Chemistry, and 15 credits at Merit. Health and Social Care or Health Science may also be acceptable; please contact Admissions for guidance on your Access course's content.
BTEC offer DDD in Science including Distinction in Chemistry units plus A-level grade B in Chemistry
Scottish Qualifications Authority offerAdvanced Higher: AB including Chemistry and another science/mathematics subject, and Standard Higher: AAABB
Welsh Baccalaureate offerRequirements are as for A-levels where you can substitute a non-subject specific grade for the Advanced Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate at that grade.
European Baccalaureate offer80% overall with 8.0 in Chemistry and at least one other science
International qualificationsAccepted international qualifications

Applicants must also meet these requirements

GCSE profile requirementsProfile:
Higher numeracy requirement (B in GCSE Maths or equivalent) and
Standard literacy requirement (C in GCSE English or equivalent)

Further information about GCSE requirements and profile levels for 2018 entry.
English language requirements If English is not your first language, you need to meet this profile level:
Profile E
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Deferred entry

For this course deferred entry is: Welcomed

Selection process

UCAS or Common Application.

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