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Level 3 Diploma in Medical Science at Henley College Coventry

Course description

If you are interested in science, want to work in the medical profession or would like to study a related subject at degree level, then this course could provide learners with the necessary entry requirements.

You will be studying key areas, including:

  • Chemical laboratory techniques
  • Medical physics techniques
  • Practical chemical analysis
  • Microbiological techniques
  • Biochemical techniques
  • Physiology of human regulation and reproduction
  • Genetics and genetic engineering
  • Biomedical science techniques
  • Medical instrumentation

Plus nationally recognised Functional Skills qualifications.

You will be assessed via practical experiments, written coursework, essays, presentations, written tests, group discussions and other work-related exercises.

If you are intending to progress to University after college please note that the majority of Universities will expect a grade C English and maths GCSE and you will need to consider this when applying for a level three course. The College offers English and maths GCSE retakes with specific entry requirements.

On successful completion of the course, you may progress to study a variety of degrees related to the medical profession. Alternatively, you may seek employment with the National Health Service, private medical provider or other laboratory or medical settings.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs grade A-C to include grade C in maths, English and Science, or a level 2 Diploma in Applied Science (overall merit profile) and full level two maths or English.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Henley College Coventry directly.

Last updated date: 30 October 2017
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