Whether just starting out, or looking to change paths, if you are considering a fulfilling career in medicine, allied health or health science the University of Buckingham has the right courses for you.
From Biomedical Sciences to Podiatric Medicine, the university’s Crewe campus has a range of programs leading to careers where you can play a crucial role either face to face with patients in treating, rehabilitating and improving the lives of those in your care or indirectly providing life changing support services or information as part of a variety of multi-professional teams.
Although studies are an important part of university life, the stunning campus at Crewe offers an exciting student experience too.
Shorter degree programs
Students at the University of Buckingham’s Crewe campus can choose from different courses that will all help with a career pathway into medicine, allied health and health sciences.
Courses on offer at the campus include:
- BSc Biomedical Sciences (2-year degree)
Focusing on the functions of cells, organs and metabolic systems, this two-year program allows those who can, to complete a three-year course in just two years. Perfect for anyone who is looking to apply for intensive courses such as medicine, dentistry or postgraduate study in September 2022.
- BSc Biomedical Sciences with integrated Foundation (3-year degree)
With January 2023 entry, this full-time course is ideal for those who wish to pursue the Biomedical Sciences programme, but don’t meet the entry requirements. The extra foundation year allows extra preparation for undergraduate study.
- Pre Med CertHE Medical Sciences (9-months)
This unique program taught at the Crewe campus with a September 2022, allows students to enhance their medical or dental school application by gaining a Certificate of Higher Education (CertHE) in Medical Science.
- BSc (Hons) Podiatric Medicine (2 years)
From September 2023, prospective students can also enroll on the UK’s first accelerated undergraduate BSc (Hons) in Podiatric Medicine at the University of Buckingham’s Crewe campus.
- Certificate in Medical Foundation Studies (9 months)
With the start date in January 2023, this Level 3 qualification is ideal for those who don’t meet entry requirements for undergraduate study.
From September 2023, prospective health and medical students can also enroll on the 2-year BSc (Hons) in Podiatric Medicine at the University of Buckingham’s Crewe campus.
Take a look for yourself
The University of Buckingham’s Crewe campus has two upcoming open days on September 10 and October 12, 2022, where you will have the opportunity to explore the range of options and speak with current students and staff.
For those who can’t make the open days, the University encourages people to book a campus tour. These are more personal than an open day, and when you arrive a student ambassador will meet you and show you around the beautiful campus and accommodation, as well as the social spaces and wellness centre.
Both the open days and campus tours are a fantastic opportunity for prospective students to gather more information about their chosen course, and also gain insight into what university life will be like.
You can also choose to explore the University of Buckingham’s Crewe campus programmes, by attending a Virtual Information Webinar.
The virtual webinars are interactive, live sessions run by the university that offer more information on certain areas of the university, as well as course-specific information. The virtual element allows you to ask questions and listen to important information from the comfort of your own home.
The webinars are run all throughout the year, to attend, simply register on the University of Buckingham’s website by choosing which session you would like to hear more about.
On July 19, there is a Virtual Information Webinar that is specifically tailored to the Crewe campus and the health and medical programs that are offered.
To find out more about The University of Buckingham’s accelerated degree courses, and to register interest to attend an open day, visit the website here.
George Holan is chief editor at Plainsmen Post and has articles published in many notable publications in the last decade.