This is a 4 semester course and the successful completion of it will enable the student to complete the top-up degree with any university in UK. When you are equipped with the degree, you will be eligible to become a Registered Biomedical Scientist.
Higher National Diploma popularly known as BTEC HND is a flagship qualification of Edexcel . HNDs are offered in over 9 major disciplines. These are 16 Unit qualifications and can be completed though approved centres of Edexcel.
It is a Pre-degree or Vocational Qualification awarded by Edexcel of UK. Successful completion of this BTEC HND from Edexcel guarantees a placement in either second or third year in any university or college in the UK or elsewhere.
For those who are successful at A-Level, it is an ideal path to aim for a degree or to be armed with an internationally recognized qualification which will pave the way for a highly-paid job in a selected field.
It provides the right balance between knowledge and skills. Students who take BTEC HNC/HND can get better and more profitable employment options at the end of the course as well as opportunities for higher Education (Bachelor of Science Degree) whereby he/she can aim for even better job options.
Whatever country in the world you choose to study this course, the end product will be the same, that is, it is recognized worldwide for employment and by universities for degree Education with 1-2 years exemption.
BTEC HND is a unique and universally recognized qualification that discerning employers throughout the world look for to provide employment. Its features are:
Ready admission to any University in UK or elsewhere Recognition by professional bodies Continuous assessment through practical activities and assignments
Modular Qualification Structure which means successful achievement of individual modules to be recognized as building towards the whole qualification
Development of transferable skills Quality assured programmer of study| Recognition of previous experience An internationally recognized qualification at all levels of ability
HND in Biomedical Science subject areas include many topics Physiology, Pharmacology, Chemistry, Genetics offering a balance of practical skills and theory.
Pearson/Edexcel/BTECrnOne of the three major awarding bodies in UK, it is a vital and innovative force in education and training. Edexcel was formed in 1996 by the merger of two of the leading examination and assessment boards in the UK: the Business and Technology Council (BTEC) which offered widely recognised vocational qualifications and, the University of London Examinations and Assessment Council (ULEAC). This amalgamation made Edexcel the first awarding body for both academic and vocational qualifications. They offer qualifications in a vast range of subjects that offer breadth and depth of knowledge and which are welcomed by universities and employers alike. Each of their qualifications has been developed in consultation with the UK Qualifications and Curriculum Authority, and will certify you for success in the modern and changing world. Edexcel is part of Pearson, the world’s leading learning company which has an educational heritage rooted in names like Longman, Heinemann and Prentice Hall. Edexcel is the UK’s largest awarding organisation, offering academic and vocational qualifications and testing to schools, colleges, employers and other places of learning in the UK and internationally.