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What Studying Biomedical Science Has Taught Me

This blog post was written over a duration of 3 years to document my experience studying biomedical science. First-year – Jam-packed It is July 2016 and I have just completed what was a very stressful and jam-packed first year. The course content itself is very

Why Distance learning Will Never Beat Regular Classroom Learning

Distance learning is simply a mode of study that allows students to learn in the comfort of their own homes, rather than having to attend a regular brick and mortar classroom for lectures and seminars. In these times, distance learning is becoming increasingly more relevant

Why You Should Definitely Study Biomedical Science This Year!

Biomedical science has gotten a bad rep in the past due to the high unemployment rates that graduates face directly after leaving the course. These days, most university courses will require you to give an arm and a leg to find work directly after your

3 Important Reasons Why Psychology is a Valuable Degree to Study

The general opinion of psychology yields a split decision from students and parents alike. Most people seem to have a negative opinion psychology degrees, claiming it’s somewhat of a pseudo-science for the educationally illiterate. Most people confuse psychiatry with psychology. This mix up leads students

5 Reasons Why Studying an English Degree Might Not Be Entirely Useless

Studying for a BA in English is becoming increasingly popular amongst school-leavers however this choice is met with plenty of opposition from teachers, fellow classmates, and most importantly parents. The general presumption about English is you will end up paying steep school fees (around the

5 Clear Reasons Why Geography Isn’t as Useless as You Think!

These days the majority of undergraduate degrees are only effective when combined with postgraduate studies, allowing students a fighting chance at the job market. Geography isn’t very different; however, it places you in a unique position to pursue a variety of different life paths due

5 Clear-Cut Reasons Not to Study Biochemistry

Biochemistry BSc is taught in most UK universities nowadays and focuses on giving students knowledge about biological macromolecules, and how they can undergo chemical and biophysical changes, enabling the body to function properly. This includes learning the basics of core organic and physical chemistry, physiology,

Which is Better, Biomedical Science, or Biochemistry?

Students interested in a future career in healthcare or postgraduate research are often split between a BSc in Biochemistry or Biomedical Sciences. The two subjects offer nearly identical modules and often have similar career prospects; they are however quite different. One of them aims to