Kingston University London

Course Modules

Year 1: Human physiology 1 and 2; chemistry for life sciences; modern laboratory techniques; essential laboratory techniques in life science; cells and tissues; genetics and molecular biology; structure and function of biological molecules; mathematics and information comunication technology. Year 2: Protein biochemistry; cell biology; bioanalysis 1; bioenergetics and intermediary metabolism; the flow of genetic information; research skills; immunology; microbiology. Year 3: Bioinformatics; molecular genetics; project (double module); introductory pharmacology; haematology; clinical immunology; biochemical analysis; clinical chemistry; toxicology; molecular pharmacology; nutrition in the aetiology and management of impaired health.

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

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 104-112
  • European Baccalaureate
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate
  • GCE A-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC National Award
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units) MD
  • Tariff (Scottish qualifications) 104

Key Course Information

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90% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 89%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 80%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 82%

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

82% Go on to work and/or study

In work 49
Studying 30
Studying and working 3
Unemployed 13
Unknown 5

24% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 34%

Total Coursework: 52%

Total Practical: 14%

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

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