As a Pharmacology and Physiology student at Westminster, you will benefit from some of the best teaching and facilities available. Our staff and courses are recognised for their excellence in teaching, and our state'of'the'art laboratories were recently completely refurbished as part of a multi'million pound modernisation plan. Our experienced and research'active staff work in close collaboration with bio'industry, the NHS and research institutions within the UK, Europe and the US. In the recent Research Assessment Exercise, a proportion of the research outputs in all subject areas submitted across Life Sciences were judged to be at world'leading and internationally excellent levels.
Year 1: Cell science; concepts in bioscience; drugs and therapeutics; human physiology and anatomy; working in bioscience. Year 2: Biochemistry; cell communication; laboratory research methods; molecular genetics; nervous system; organ systems pharmacology; physiology for health sciences. Year 3: Bioinformatics; central nervous system pharmacology; diagnostic and clinical physiology; drug development and toxicology; immunopharmacology; project; plus 1 free choice module.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|BSc (Hons)||£12,500 Academic year. First year overseas fees|
|BSc (Hons)||£9,000 Academic year. First year home fees|
- GCE A-level
- SQA Higher CCCC
- Irish Leaving Certificates CCCDD
- International Baccalaureate 26
- GCE AS-level
- SQA Advanced Higher
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma MMD
- GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
- BTEC Level 3 Diploma DD
- BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
Key Course Information
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 71%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 91%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 90%
|Studying and working||10|
Total Written: 42%
Total Coursework: 52%
Total Practical: 5%