International Year One in Biomedicine
- Start date
- 19 September 2022
Prepare for direct entry to Year 2 of a three-year undergraduate degree in BSc (Hons) Biomedicine at the University of East Anglia.
- Develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree through a specialist pathway.
- Study academic modules that reflect the first year of your chosen degree.
- Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
- Adapt to studying in the UK thanks to modules designed to equip you with the skills you need for university.
- Guidance with your university application, ensuring you choose the best degree for you.
What will I study?
All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.
- Biological Chemistry for International Students
- Cell Biology and Physiology for International Students
- English and Skills for Biologists
- Introduction to Biomedicine
- Molecular Biology and Genetics
How will I be assessed?
Assessment is both formal and informal, designed not simply to pass or fail students, but to help you build on your successes and meet the requirements for entry to the second year of a degree. Marks from the International Year One programme do not count towards the final degree, but help the University assess your abilities in your chosen field of study.
You are assessed through a combination of examinations and coursework, which may include:
- practical exercises
- group and individual research projects
- oral presentations
- seminar discussions
- class tests
- problem solving exercises
English language requirements:
IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in writing and no less than 5.0 in other subskills) or equivalent.
17 years and above.
All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 17 years old by 31 December of that calendar year.
Satisfactory completion of A-levels to the required standards, or first year of overseas university degree with good grades or equivalent.
September 2022 start
Mon 19 September 2022 - Fri 16 December 2022
Mon 9 January 2023 - Fri 24 March 2023
Mon 10 April 2023 - Fri 16 June 2023
Additional course-related fees will apply.
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With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to £5,000 towards your tuition fees.
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