Course Comparison

Course MSc Biomedical Science FdSc Biomedical Studies
Award Master of Science - MSc Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
Duration 2 years 2 years
Course type Part-time Full-time
Placement - -
Location Plymouth Truro and Penwith College
Provider School of Biomedical Sciences Truro and Penwith College
Entry requirements

You should have either:

  • A good honours degree (at least 2:2), or equivalent UK university or institute of higher education qualification in a relevant subject with a significant biomedical, biological or biochemical content related to the specialist subject(s) to be studied.

  • 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 the equivalent of an IELTS score of 7 or equivalent.

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