Notes about fees for this course
Tuition fees for all full-time undergraduate degree courses in 2017/18 have not been confirmed.
Tuition fees for all full-time undergraduate degree courses in 2016/17 will be GBP9,000.
If you have a year-long placement as part of your sandwich course, or spend a year studying or working abroad, the fee for that year will be GBP1350.
The course begins by giving you an understanding of how pharmacology and physical principles are integrated in, and used to investigate broad living processes from cells to organisms. The course is designed to give you a multidisciplinary approach to the study of the action of drugs on the body.
Major concepts include the pharmacology of cells, tissues and organ systems and a study of substances that are used for medicinal reasons, as well as those that are used for pleasure and illicitly. You'll study the key aspects of drug action both in practical and theoretical concepts and outcomes are used when considering the positive and negative effects of pharmaceutical products.Modules
Students are assessed in a variety of ways including:
You will also present a written dissertation and give a verbal and poster presentation of your project work.
280 UCAS Tariff points achieved from three A-Levels (or two A-levels and two AS-levels) including A-level Biology at grade B; or
BTEC Extended Diploma grades DMM (including relevant Biology modules); and
GCSE Maths and English at grade C.
We accept qualifications from schools, colleges and universities all over the world for entry onto our UG and PG degrees. If you're not sure how your international qualification matches our course requirements please visit our international qualifications page.
If you are an international student who does not meet the direct entry requirements for this course, you can prepare for it at Nottingham Trent International College. Their Foundation Certificate in Science and Engineering (life sciences) offers students a guaranteed progression route to this degree on successful completion to the required level.
English language entry requirements
If English is not your first language you need to show us that your language skills are strong enough for intensive academic study. We usually ask for an IELTS test and we accept some alternative English language tests.
For a list of our language requirements please visit our English language page.
If you need to do a pre-sessional English language course to meet the English requirements please visit our pre-sessional English course page.Don't meet the entry requirements?
Consider a Foundation or Pathway course at The School of Science and Technology, Nottingham Trent University to prepare for your chosen course:Foundation and Pathway Courses at other institutions
If you do not meet the entry requirements for this course then consider one of these courses from another institution:
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