King's College London

Course Introduction

An opportunity to explore and to integrate the biological and behavioural sciences, with the aim to appreciate how they contribute to our understanding of the evolution, structure, function, development and behaviour of our species.

Course Modules

Year 1 examples: Biochemistry and molecular biology A; biochemistry and molecular biology B; practice of biomedical science; from cells to systems; fundamentals of pharmacology; physiological systems. Year 2 examples: Drug discovery and development; endocrinology and reproduction; gene cloning and expression; human nutrition; immune system in health and disease; medical microbiology. Year 3 examples: Human sciences project or a laboratory project; advanced human anatomy; behavioural science; biology of cancer; cellular basis of disease; developmental neurobiology.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level AAB
  • SQA Higher AAABB
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AABBBB
  • International Baccalaureate 35
  • European Baccalaureate 80%
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • SQA Advanced Higher AB
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma

Key Course Information

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86% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 83%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 83%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 79%

£21,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

91% Go on to work and/or study

In work 28
Studying 61
Studying and working 2
Unemployed 7
Unknown 2

26% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 74%

Total Coursework: 17%

Total Practical: 9%

£5,980 - £6,740
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,800 - £6,400
Typical cost of private accommodation