Pharmacology BSc (Hons)

Pharmacology is a biomedical science central to modern medicine. The course focuses on the study of causes and progression of diseases, such as cancer, diabetes, asthma, AIDS and malaria, plus how drug molecules can relieve symptoms. The course takes a traditional and modern approach in studying drug design. Research groups and/or local clinicians may also be involved in the course.

BSc (Hons) Award
September Start
Full-time Study Mode
3 years Duration
B210 UCAS Code

Entry Requirements For This Course

UCAS - 112 points.

GCE A Level - 112 UCAS points from GCE A Levels or equivalent, including GCE A Level Chemistry. Typical offer – BCC-BBC.

BTEC - BTEC Extended Diploma (Applied Science): DMM; BTEC Diploma (Applied Science): D*D* - must include Chemistry units.

Irish/Scottish Highers - B in 4 subjects, including Chemistry.

International Baccalaureate - 26 points, including 5 in HL Chemistry.

Access requirements - Access to HE (Science) Diploma, to include 45 credits at Level 3, 30 of which must be at Merit (12-15 in Chemistry).

Extra Information / General Entry Requirements - A Level General Studies accepted; Welsh Baccalaureate accepted alongside A Levels/BTEC; OCR Diplomas also considered.

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