Global Opportunities

Biomedical Sciences

Modules in Biomedical, Nutritional, and Sports Sciences

Please read our Module Guidance page for full information about choosing your modules. Some restrictions may apply. Students may choose modules in these areas with the appropriate pre-requisite knowledge for the selected module.

Code Module Title Stage Semester Total Credits
BGM1002 Biochemistry 1 Semester 1
15 Credits
BGM1004 Genetics 1 Semester 1
15 Credits
BGM2002 Biochemistry and Genetics of Signalling and the Cell Cycle 2 Semester 1
20 Credits
BGM2056 DNA Replication, recombination and Repair 2 Semester 2
10 Credits
BGM2057 Medical genomics: from DNA to disease 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
BGM2058 Evolution 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
BGM2060 Proteins and Enzymes 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
BGM2061 Protein Trafficking and Biological Membranes 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
BGM2063 Approaches to analysis of genes and genomes 2 Semester 2
10 Credits
BGM3024 The Molecular Basis of Cancer 3 Semester 1
10 Credits
BGM3039 Medical Biotechnology 3 Semester 1
20 Credits
BGM3061 Genetic variation in common disease 3 Semester 1
10 Credits
BGM3062 Genetics of Development and its Disorders 3 Semester 1
10 Credits
BGM3063 Biochemistry of Gene Expression 3 Semester 1
20 Credits
BGM3064 Applied Biochemistry 3 Semester 1
20 Credits
BGM3065 Biochemistry of Cancer and Chronic Diseases 3 Semester 1
20 Credits
BMN2006 Cell Biology and Disease 2 Semester 1
20 Credits
BMS2002 Cell Biology and Disease 2 Semester 1
20 Credits
BMS2011 Neuroscience: from cell to cognition 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
BMS2012 Clinical Immunology and Viral Pathogens 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
BMS2013 Practical and Presentational Skills in Biomedical Sciences 2 Semester 2
10 Credits
BMS2014 The Biology of Ageing 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
BMS2015 Health and disease at mucosal surfaces 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
BMS3003 Business Enterprise for the Bioscientist 3 Semester 1
10 Credits
BMS3010 Genetics and Human Disease 3 Semester 1
20 Credits
BMS3012 Cancer Biology and Therapy 3 Semester 1
20 Credits
BMS3013 Disorders of the Human Nervous System 3 Semester 1
20 Credits
BMS3015 Health and Illness: Professional and Societal Perspectives 3 Semester 1
10 Credits
BMS3017 Clinical Ageing and Health 3 Semester 1
20 Credits
BMS3020 Chronic Disease 3 Semester 1
20 Credits
BMS3022 Bioethics 3 Semester 1
10 Credits
BMS3023 Epidemiology 3 Semester 1
20 Credits
BSA1001 Practical Skills in Biochemistry for Study Abroad 1 Semester 1
5 Credits
BSA1002 Practical Skills in Cell Biology for Study Abroad 1 Semester 1
5 Credits
BSA1003 Practical Skills in Genetics for Study Abroad 1 Semester 1
5 Credits
BSA1004 Practical Skills in Microbiology and Immunology for Study Abroad 1 Semester 2
5 Credits
BSA1005 Practical Skills in Physiology for Study Abroad 1 Semester 2
5 Credits
BSA1006 Practical Skills in Pharmacology for Study Abroad 1 Semester 2
5 Credits
CMB1003 Microbiology and Immunology 1 Semester 2
15 Credits
CMB1004 Cell Biology 1 Semester 1
15 Credits
CMB2000 Essential Biomedical Research Skills 2 Semester 1
20 Credits
CMB2001 Control of Eukaryotic Gene Expression 2 Semester 1
10 Credits
CMB2004 Cell and Molecular Biology of the Immune System 2 Semester 1
10 Credits
CMB2009 Clinical Skills 2 Semester 2
10 Credits
CMB3000 Research Project 3 Semester 2
40 Credits
CMB3004 Research Project for Stage 3 MSci Students 3 Semester 2
40 Credits
CMB3005 Bioscience Study Abroad Placement 3 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 Credits
DTC2001 Health Psychology and Behaviour Change 2 Semester 2
10 Credits
DTC3002 Dissertation 3 Semester 1
Semester 2
30 Credits
DTC4002 Quality Improvement and Service Redesign 4 Semester 1
Semester 2
20 Credits
NUT1004 Fundamental Principles of Genetics and Biochemistry for Nutrition 1 Semester 1
15 Credits
NUT2001 Macro- and Micronutrients 2 Semester 1
20 Credits
NUT2003 Food Science and Technology 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
NUT2005 Nutrition Through the Lifecycle 2 Semester 2
10 Credits
NUT2006 Measurement and Assessment of Dietary Intake and Nutritional Status 2 Semester 1
20 Credits
NUT2007 Nutrition Assessment 2 Semester 1
10 Credits
NUT3003 Advanced Nutrient Metabolism and Requirements (Inactive) 3 Semester 1
Semester 2
20 Credits
NUT3005 Nutrition Study Abroad Placement 3 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 Credits
PED1003 Pharmacology 1 Semester 2
15 Credits
PED2001 Drug Disposition and Pharmacokinetics 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
PED2006 Systems Pharmacology 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
PED2007 Cardiovascular Pharmacology 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
PED3005 Advanced Pharmacogenetics 3 Semester 1
10 Credits
PED3006 Carcinogenesis and Anticancer Drugs 3 Semester 1
10 Credits
PED3007 Drug Discovery and Development 3 Semester 1
20 Credits
PED3008 Advanced Topics in Neuropharmacology 3 Semester 1
10 Credits
PED3011 Toxicology 3 Semester 1
10 Credits
PSC1002 Physiology 1 Semester 2
15 Credits
PSC2016 Molecular Physiology and Pathophysiology 2 Semester 2
15 Credits
PSC2019 Renal and Respiratory Physiology 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
PSC2020 Cardiovascular System Physiology 2 Semester 2
15 Credits
PSC3008 Physiology of the Nervous System 3 Semester 1
30 Credits
PSC3010 Research in Physiological Sciences 3 Semester 1
10 Credits
PSC3011 Physiology of the Gastrointestinal Tract 1 3 Semester 1
15 Credits
PSC3013 Physiology of the Gastrointestinal Tract 2 3 Semester 1
15 Credits
SES1000 Human Physiology and Practical Skills 1 Semester 1
20 Credits
SES1001 Physical Activity, Nutrition and Health 1 Semester 1
20 Credits
SES1002 Bioenergetics 1 Semester 2
20 Credits
SES1005 Introduction to Sport and Exercise Psychology 1 Semester 1
20 Credits
SES2000 Principles of Strength and Conditioning 2 Semester 1
20 Credits
SES2002 Applied Sport and Exercise Nutrition 2 Semester 1
Semester 2
20 Credits
SES2003 Research Methods for Sport and Exercise Science 2 Semester 1
Semester 2
20 Credits
SES2004 Exercise Physiology 2 Semester 2
20 Credits
SES3000 Sport and Exercise Science Research Project 3 Semester 1
Semester 2
40 Credits
SES3001 Sport and Exercise Medicine 3 Semester 1
20 Credits
SES3002 Factors Affecting Elite Performance 3 Semester 2
20 Credits
SES3004 Physical Activity, Exercise and Disease 3 Semester 1
20 Credits
SES3005 Sports and Exercise Science Study Abroad Placement 3 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 Credits