Course Comparison

Course MSc Clinical Cardiac Science MSc Biomedical Science
Award Master of Science - MSc Master of Science - MSc
Duration 2 years 1 year
Course type Part-time Full-time
Placement - -
Location Plymouth Plymouth
Provider School of Biomedical Sciences School of Biomedical Sciences
Entry requirements

2:1 in a biomedical sciences or related subject with physiology content.

English language requirements: For non native English speakers IELTs score 7 overall with at least 6.5 in each of the components. To be gained before the course starts and to last the whole of the course.

You should have either:
  • A minimum of a lower-second class honours degree in biomedical sciences or related subject with a genetics content. Applicants with a lower second-class honours degree will undertake an interview as part of the application process.
If you have overseas qualifications you can check how they compare with the UK equivalent through UK NARIC, who provide an advisory service.
  • Or other qualifications and experience that the programme manager deems equivalent in subject content and level of attainment to any of the above.

English language:

  • If you did not complete your secondary or tertiary education in English you will need an overall IELTS score of 7 with a minimum of 6.5 in each element
  • Courses to help develop your academic English language skills are provided by the English Language Centre.

Please note that the deadline for those wishing to apply for this programme as an intercalating masters student, is 31 March during the year of entry.