Research Excellence Framework 2014
Research Excellence Framework 2014: twice as many of our staff - 220 - were entered into the research assessment for 2014 compared to the number entered in 2008.
Our course will further your employability by providing technical and laboratory skills, critical thinking and team working skills. There is a hands-on approach to learning, using lectures, tutorials and laboratory practicals, and you will be taught in our state-of-the-art biomedical sciences laboratories.
You will also have the option to take part in our exchange programme for either part or all of your second year - previous students have studied in America and Australia
- Part-time study available
- Specialist facilities
- Study abroad option
- Expert careers service
- TEF Silver Award
- University accommodation
- 24/7 Library
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences
The tutors made learning really relaxed; they were easy to approach and really happy to explain areas where I wanted to know more.
Modules & learning
- Microbial World
- Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
- Principles of Pharmacology
- Cell Biology, Haematology & Immunology
- Introduction to Biomedical Sciences
- Human Physiology & Genetics
- Professional Scientific Practice
- Research Investigations
- Medical & Environmental Microbiology
- Understanding Disease
- Molecular Biology & Medicine
- Enterprise in Biomedical Sciences
- Clinical Biochemistry
- Human Nutrition & Health
- Clinical Immunology
- Topics in Neuroscience
- Global Topics in Infectious Disease
- Drug Development & Toxicology
- Contemporary Research in Biomedical Sciences
- Bioanalytical Techniques
- Research Project
Dr Duncan Sharp is a Senior Lecturer in Biochemistry, Biomedicine Research theme lead, and Healthcare lead for the Enterprise Academy at Leeds Beckett University.
Our work is focused on those aspects of the health sector that contribute to the health of the whole body. Built on the University-based studies and associated work-based experiences, our graduates have excellent employment rates in their chosen careers, and our staff work across the disciplines to create a dynamic research community. Our students recognise the value of being part of an academic community that brings research and teaching together, and record high levels of satisfaction with their student experience.
Fees & funding
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