Stow College

      Biomedical Science: HNC

      Stow College
      In Glasgow

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      Typology HNC
      Location Glasgow (Scotland)
      Duration 1 Year
      • HNC
      • Glasgow (Scotland)
      • Duration:
        1 Year
      Description

      This course provides a broad understanding of the main branches of Science together with practical laboratory experience. Designed for students who are unsure which branch of Science interests them most and provides the opportunity to study Chemistry, Biology and Physics at university level.

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      Government funding available

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      Starts Location
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      Glasgow
      43 Shamrock Street, G4 9LD, Glasgow, Scotland
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      Location
      Glasgow
      43 Shamrock Street, G4 9LD, Glasgow, Scotland
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      · Requirements

      At least 1 Higher (grade D or above) in an appropriate Science subject (e.g. Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Maths) plus 2 Standard Grades or 2 Intermediate 2 awards in Science subjects OR appropriate range of SQA NC modules or NQ units. Entry by informal interview.

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      Course programme



      Biomedical Science: HNC

      Course Description
      This course provides a broad understanding of the main branches of Science together with practical laboratory experience. Designed for students who are unsure which branch of Science interests them most and provides the opportunity to study Chemistry, Biology and Physics at university level.

      Preferred Entry Requirements
      At least 1 Higher (grade D or above) in an appropriate Science subject (e.g. Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Maths) plus 2 Standard Grades or 2 Intermediate 2 awards in Science subjects OR appropriate range of SQA NC modules or NQ units. Entry by informal interview.

      Course Duration
      Course Duration: 1 academic year
      Start Date: Aug-09
      End Date: Jun-10
      Hours per week: 18 hours

      Course Content
      Chemistry; Computer Applications; Statistics; Cell Biology; Biochemistry; Microbiology; Immunology;DNA and Molecular Techniques.

      Progression
      Employment as a Science Technician or Junior Laboratory Supervisor. 1st or 2nd year entry to relevant University Degree courses. HND Biomedical Science.

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