Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Medical Science
Medical Science is the study of investigative laboratory procedures, techniques and instruments that are required for the diagnosis of clinical disease and the monitoring of therapy. In recent years there has been an increasing demand for medical laboratory diagnostic services and for the development of new services.
This CORU approved programme will provide students with a solid foundation in the basic sciences together with the skills and knowledge to practice medical laboratory science. Graduates are specifically qualified to work in modern hospital laboratories and are involved in the investigation and diagnosis of medical conditions and disease.
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Why Study this course?
This is a CORU approved programme and is validated by the Institute of Biomedical Science (UK)
Practice placement is integrated in the programme and is undertaken as a single block in the third year of study.
This programme is one of only three of its type in the Republic of Ireland that are CORU approved enabling graduates to practice as medical scientists in hospitals.
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