Completing the BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Science degree programme at Liverpool John Moores University will help ensure you enjoy excellent career prospects and enhanced earning potential in a variety of sectors after you graduate.
- A degree leading to a higher than average salary
- Graduates highly sought after in the UK's fastest growing manufacturing industries
- Option to undertake a 12-month industrial placement (placement is not guaranteed)
- Support from a personal tutor for the duration of your course
- Wide range of career opportunities in the pharmaceutical, chemical, biotechnological, food, healthcare, cosmetics and related industries
- This degree is available to study following a foundation yearâ€‹
- International Foundation Year course available offering direct progression onto this degree programme - visit LJMU's International Study Centre to find out more
What you will study on this degree
•Principles of Human Biology
•Biologically Active Molecules
•Synthetic and Natural Drugs
•Principles of Pharmacology
•Sterile Pharmaceutical Products
•Integrated Approaches to Therapeutics
• Research Methods and Project
•Industrial Drug Development
•Advanced Pharmaceutical Analysis
•Advanced Delivery Systems
•Clinical Drug Development
Modules are designated as core or option in accordance with professional body requirements and internal Academic Framework review, so may be subject to change. Students will be required to undertake modules that the University designates as core and will have a choice of designated option modules. Additionally, option modules may be offered subject to meeting minimum student numbers.
Please see the programme specification document for further details on this course.
Assessment varies depending on the modules you choose.
You will be assessed in a variety of ways, including assignments (on and offline), case studies, project work, presentations, exams and peer assessment. If you do a sandwich year you will be required to put together a portfolio to record your work-based learning.
You will have the chance to discuss your core skills performance at personal development planning sessions with a personal tutor and sometimes with a Faculty of Science skills support officer. They will judge your graduate skills development with the same rigour as your academic work.
Application deadline details:
You'll have such a gret time at John Moores, you won't want to leave! Liverpool is a fantastic city to live in, really vibrant and it really feels like being at the heart of something. The Raz (or The Blue Angel to the uninitiated) is a great club. There’s also amazing shops and cafes down Bold Street, and there are loads of interesting societies to keep you busy. The uni is incredibly supportive, with a responsive SU and fascinating tutors who are always ready to help out with your studies.
Provisional for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for International at £14,450
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