The aims of the programme are:
- To provide an appropriate knowledge base in specialised areas of Biomedical Science, with the intention of building on individuals’ skills and knowledge base obtained at undergraduate level or its equivalent and in the workplace
- To provide part of the lifelong learning that plays an essential role in biomedical science generally
- To provide continuing professional development in selected areas within that field of endeavour.
- Four options chosen from: Advanced Human Genetics; Analysis of Nucleic Acids; Blood Transfusion; Diagnosis of Breast Cancer; Governance and Risk Management; Implementing Advanced Quality Management; Lung Disease; Management of Healthcare Associated Infection; Point of Care Testing; Quality Systems Management; Renal Disease; Robotics and Automation