Kingston University London

Course Modules

The modules listed may also be a mixture of core and optional modules; year 1: human physiology 1 and 2; cells and tissues; essential laboratory techniques in life science; chemistry for life sciences; genetics and molecular biology; structure and function of biological molecules; mathematics and information technology; year 2: introductory pharmacology; protein biochemistry; research methods and skills; advanced physiology; systems pharmacology 1; immunology; microbiology; the flow of genetic information; year 3: systems pharmacology 2; bioinformatics; molecular genetics, or intracellular communication; molecular pharmacology; toxicology; chemotherapy of infectious diseases; research project.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 104-104
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC National Award
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • Tariff (Scottish qualifications) 104
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma

Key Course Information

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70% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 61%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 62%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 67%

£19,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

83% Go on to work and/or study

In work 58
Studying 22
Studying and working 3
Unemployed 10
Unknown 7

23% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 34%

Total Coursework: 51%

Total Practical: 14%

£4,500 - £4,800
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,600 - £5,200
Typical cost of private accommodation