About the courseThis accredited course provides you with a strong understanding and application of the techniques used to diagnose disease in industry laboratories, while remaining at the cutting-edge of biomedical science. Biomedical science is the term for the investigations carried out on samples of tissue and body fluids to diagnose disease and monitor the treatment of patients. A biomedical science degree is highly sought after in NHS pathology centres, forensic science laboratories, research institutions and the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. Successful graduates can benefit from entering a dynamic profession with long-term career prospects in research, specialised laboratory work, education and management. You’ll study a range of topics including anatomy and physiology, biochemistry, cell biology, microbiology, immunology and more. Throughout the course, you’ll be exploring the analytical skills needed in modern biomedical science, along with research and diagnostic techniques.Duration: Three years full-time, four years sandwich placement (optional).
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AboutKeele University, officially known as the University of Keele, is a public research university in Keele, approximately 3 miles from Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, England. Keele was granted university status by Royal Charter in 1962 and was founded in 1949 as the University College of North Staffordshire.
Keele University is a campus-based university ranked joint-first in England for student course satisfaction (Guardian University League Table 2019). Located near the university town of Newcastle-under-Lyme, close to the lively city of Stoke-on-Trent, it is a popular choice with students. Keele University is proud to have the largest single site campus in the UK with over 2.5 square kilometres of beautiful countryside.
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Located in North Staffordshire, Keeles campus is rural with many 19th-century architectural features such as Keele Hall predating the concrete and red-brick buildings of the modern university. The campus occupies a 625-acre rural campus close to the village of Keele and consists of extensive woods, lakes and Keele Hall set in Staffordshire Potteries.