Biomedical Science with Management Studies Masters (MSc)

Kingston University London

Biomedical Science with Management Studies Masters (MSc)

This course links academic knowledge to the practical applications of biomedical science and management in a business context. It offers a broad understanding of disease processes and their diagnosis, in-depth knowledge of immunology and either haematology or medical microbiology, and expertise in management practice.

There are opportunities to carry out your research project at a top UK industry and healthcare provider. This project can be an excellent selling point when looking for a job or promotion.

You will develop skills in finance, accounting, marketing, organisational management, entrepreneurship and leadership, to enhance your employability and career.

Reasons to choose Kingston University

  • This course is relevant to both professional biomedical and research careers. It offers an in-depth understanding of disease processes and diagnostic techniques.
  • The University has extensive links with leading healthcare and research laboratories, such as GlaxoSmithKline, the Institute of Cancer Research and local hospitals.
  • Flexible timetables and part time options can help you fit your studies around other commitments.

Entry Requirements

  • 2:2 or above honours degree or equivalent in biomedical science; medical microbiology; medical genetics; molecular biology; haematology; or immunology. Other biology and medical science degrees will be considered on an individual basis.

  • IELTS academic test in English with an

     

    overall score of 6.5,

     

    with

     

    no element below 6.0

Course Details

There are four taught modules, plus an extended three-month research project, involving the design and practice of research with opportunities for securing research placements at top UK industry and healthcare providers.



The taught modules consist of two core modules and one specialist module focusing on biomedical science, with a specialism choice between haematology and medical microbiology. In addition, one core module focuses on business in practice, linking management studies with careers in science. The business module develops competencies in finance, accounting, marketing, organisational management, entrepreneurship and leadership/team skills. As well as subject knowledge, you will develop written, oral, analytical and employability skills appropriate to masters level.

Core Modules

Research Techniques and Scientific Communication
Immunology and the Biology of Disease
Research Project
Business in Practice
One specialist module (from a choice of four modules specialising in medical microbiology or haematology)

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