- Bachelor's degree
- Scarborough (Grossbritannien)
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Was lernen Sie in diesem Kurs?
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
The first year lays the foundation for the study of Medical and Pharmacological Sciences. You will develop key study and research skills through topics such as physiology, microbiology, cell biology, molecular biology and pharmacology.
In the second year you will further develop your study skills and research expertise and will begin to specialise in pharmacology and related areas such as physiology, biochemistry, immunology and genetics.
The final year of your course gives you the opportunity to carry out an independent research project in an area of pharmacology as well as in depth study of advanced pharmacology and drug development, cancer biology, chemotherapy and genetics.
Your course will be based on a series of lectures, with associated seminars, workshops, practical classes and personal tutorials - as well as problem based learning.
An estimated percentage breakdown of how your final grade is assessed is as follows: formal examinations 25%; coursework, tests, essays 45%; practical or project work 20%; group work etc.5%; presentations, posters etc.5%.
Where possible coursework uses applied tasks that mimic skills needed in jobs, to help ensure you are attractive to future employers. A compulsory Add+vantage module must also be completed, please see the page on the Add+vantage scheme for more details.
In a typical week you will have up to 18 contact hours of teaching and this breaks down as follows:
Personal tutorial/small group teaching: 6 hours of workshop/online tutorials (or later, individual project supervision) each week
Medium group teaching: 6 hours of practical classes or skills workshops each week
Large group teaching: 6 hours of lectures each week
Personal study: 18 hours each week studying and revising in your own time – including some guided study using handouts, online activities, etc.