Bachelor of Science (Hons) Health SciencesAwarded by: Teesside University, UK

Programme Objectives

This course provides a broad understanding of the physiology of the body’s major systems as well as human health and disease. This programme enables to study the cause, diagnosis and treatment of human disease from a multidisciplinary and evidence-based perspective, which will help you with a career in a variety of healthcare and life science settings.

The BSc (Hons) in Health Sciences has been specifically designed for those with an interest in health-related multidisciplinary and evidence-based perspectives while developing the essential transferable skills enhancing the student’s employability in a wide variety of health care and life science settings and its contribution to solving global challenges facing humanity. The aim of the course is to prepare graduates for a broad range of careers within industrial, commercial, health management, government and environmental settings and postgraduate study.

Why Teesside University 

Teesside University is a dynamic and modern institution, based in the north east of England, generating and applying knowledge that contributes to the economic, social and cultural success of students, partners and the communities we serve. We are an ambitious and enterprising university for a focused and pragmatic global new generation. We provide real opportunities and support to realise potential on a campus fit for the future and around the world. From developing an innovative and informed curriculum, tailored to industry, to addressing societal challenges on a global scale through inter-disciplinary research, the University’s work is always relevant and purpose driven. Through education enriched by research, innovation, and engagement with business and the professions, we transform lives and economies.



 

Year 1

Biochemistry and Chemical Science

Anatomy and Physiology 

Application of Health Sciences 

Cell Biology  

Microbiology  

Pathology

 

Year 2

Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics 

Health Science Project

Human Development

Life Course and Health

Immunology

Clinical Pharmacology  

 

Year 3

Science Research Project

Health Technologies

Human Aging and Disease

Biologics and Health Product Development

Medical Microbiology

 

Profile of lecturers and their respective teaching modules:

The average lecturer/student ratio is 1 : 100 (lecture)

The average lecturer/student ratio is 1 : 40 (tutorial/practical)

Click here to download profiles of lecturers.

Duration & Intakes

Full-time
 Duration  Commencement  Completion
 Entry at Year 1 (36 months)  TBA  TBA
 TBA  TBA
 Entry at Year 2 (24 months)  TBA  TBA
 TBA  TBA

 

Part-time
 Duration  Commencement  Completion
 Entry at Year 1 (36 months)  TBA  TBA
 TBA  TBA
 Entry at Year 2 (24 months)  TBA  TBA
 TBA  TBA

Fees & Structure

Full-time

 Duration & Structure

 Tuition Fees

 Non-tuition Fees

Entry at Year 1 (36 months)

 S$39,590.00  S$700.00 - S$1,900.00

Entry at Year 2 (24 months)

 S$27,820.00

 

Part-time

 Duration & Structure

 Tuition Fees

 Non-tuition Fees

Entry at Year 1 (36 months)

 S$39,590.00  S$700.00 - S$1,900.00

Entry at Year 2 (24 months)

 S$27,820.00

Application fees: S$160.50

Note:

# All application fees are non-refundable. 
# All fees quoted are inclusive of GST.
# Local:

  • Non-tuition fees for full-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fee, membership subscription fees, MDIS experience workshop, academic writing workshop, medical insurance and fee protection scheme.
  • Non-tuition fees for part-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fee, membership subscription fees, MDIS experience workshop, academic writing workshop and fee protection scheme.

# International:

  • Non-tuition fees for full-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fee, membership subscription fees, MDIS experience workshop, academic writing workshop, medical insurance, medical examination and administrative fee.

# Non-tuition fees for international students may vary.
# Non-tuition fees are non-refundable, refer to MDIS refund policy for more details.

 

Entry Requirements

Applicants must be of age 17 and above, and meet at least ONE of the following requirements:

For Year 1 entry

International Foundation Diploma in Biomedical Sciences awarded by MDIS

OR

GCE 'A' level, with a minimum of grade C from one relevant science stream subjects

OR

Relevant qualifications awarded by other Private Education Institutes (PEIs) or recognised Higher Education providers in sciences-related disciplines, (which are deemed by the University to be suitable as pathway programmes for entry onto the Level 4 / Year 1 of the University course) with an entry requirement of 10 years of formal education

For Year 2 entry

Relevant polytechnic diplomas in Science-related disciplines, (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Level 4 / Year 1 of the University course)

OR

Relevant diploma level qualifications awarded by other Private Education Institutions (PEIs) or recognized Higher Education providers in Science-related disciplines (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Level 4 / Year 1 of the University course) with an entry requirement of 12 years of formal education

English Language Requirements

The applicant is required to achieve one of the following:

C6 in English at GCE 'O' Level

OR

IELTS 6.0 (with no elements below 5.5)

OR

MDIS Professional Certificate in English

OR

Pass MDIS English Placement Test

OR

Letter from College/University clearly stating the Medium of Instruction of the highest qualification to be English

OR

Equivalent
 

Note: All applications are subject to University's approval.

 

Financial Assistance Scheme

Student loans from the organisations listed below are available to Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents. Please contact the organisations directly to find out how you may benefit from their services.

Study Loans

 Organisation  Contact Number  Website
 TCC Limited  +65 - 6319 3700   http://www.tcc.org.sg
 DBS Bank  1800 111 1111  http://www.dbs.com.sg
 Maybank  1800 629 2265  http://www.maybank2u.com.sg

 

0% INTEREST CREDIT CARD INSTALMENT PLANS
For All Programmes (Available in 6 or 12 months)

 Organisation  Contact Number  Website
 Standard Chartered Bank  1800 747 7000  http://www.standardchartered.com.sg
 Maybank  1800 968 2265  http://www.maybank.com.sg
 UOB  1800 226 6121  http://www.uob.com.sg
 OCBC  1800 363 3333  http://www.ocbc.com.sg
 DBS  1800 111 1111  http://www.dbs.com
 POSB  1800 339 6666  http://www.posb.com.sg
 Bank of China  1800 669 5566  http://www.bankofchina.com/sg

Duration & Intakes

Full-time
 Duration  Commencement  Completion
 Entry at Year 1 (36 Months)  TBA  TBA
 TBA  TBA
 Entry at Year 2 (24 Months)  TBA  TBA
 TBA  TBA

 

Fees & Structure

Full-time
 Duration & Structure Tuition Fees  Non-tuition Fees
 Entry at Year 1 (36 Months)  S$42,800.00  S$2,600.00 - S$4,200.00
 Entry at Year 2 (24 Months)  S$29,960.00

Application fees: S$481.50

Note:

# All application fees are non-refundable.
# All fees quoted are inclusive of GST.
# Local:

  • Non-tuition fees for full-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fee, membership subscription fees, MDIS experience workshop, academic writing workshop, medical insurance and fee protection scheme.
  • Non-tuition fees for part-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fee, membership subscription fees, MDIS experience workshop, academic writing workshop and fee protection scheme.

# International:

  • Non-tuition fees for full-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fee, membership subscription fees, MDIS experience workshop, academic writing workshop, medical insurance, medical examination and administrative fee.

# Non-tuition fees for international students may vary.
# Non-tuition fees are non-refundable, refer to MDIS refund policy for more details.

 

Entry Requirements

Applicants must be of age 17 and above, and meet at least ONE of the following requirements:

Year 1 Entry:

International Foundation Diploma in Biomedical Sciences awarded by MDIS

OR

GCE 'A' level, with a minimum of grade C from one relevant science stream subjects 

OR

Relevant qualifications awarded by other Private Education Institutes (PEIs) or recognised Higher Education providers in sciences-related disciplines, (which are deemed by the University to be suitable as pathway programmes for entry onto the Level 4 / Year 1 of the University course) with an entry requirement of 10 years of formal education
 

Year 2 Entry:

Relevant polytechnic diplomas in Science-related disciplines, (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Level 4 / Year 1 of the University course) 

OR

Relevant diploma level qualifications awarded by other Private Education Institutions (PEIs) or recognized Higher Education providers in Science-related disciplines (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Level 4 / Year 1 of the University course) with an entry requirement of 12 years of formal education
 

English Language Requirements

C6 in English at GCE 'O' Level

OR

IELTS 6.0 (with no elements below 5.5) 

OR

MDIS Professional Certificate in English 

OR

Pass MDIS English Placement Test 

OR

Letter from College/University clearly stating the Medium of Instruction of the highest qualification to be English 

OR 

Equivalent 

Application Procedure

International student is required to apply for a student pass if he/she wishes to study full-time in Singapore.

Applicant is required to submit the following documents to MDIS:

MDIS Application Form

  • 4 recent passport-size photographs of the applicant. (against white background)
  • 1 copy of Immigration and Checkpoint Authority (ICA) e-Form 16
  • Copy of applicant's passport pages showing his/ her particulars and travel and travel document's date of validity. (At least 1 year)
  • Copy of applicant's Birth Certificate / Affidavit
  • Copy of applicant's Certified / Notarised copy of Education Results/Certificates and Transcripts ( with detailed results)
  • Copy of the student pass (For applicants transferred from other schools in Singapore) or Notification for Cancellation of Student Pass, Visit pass and Embarkation Form.
  • Must show proof of English Medium Study / First Placement Test Attempted / IELTS / TOEFL
  • Copy of financial ability. (e.g. bank statement, fixed deposit / saving account ) • Visa Required Country only (E.g. minimum amount of RMB150,000 for PRC only)
  • Proof of parent's occupation (PRC only)
  • University Matriculation Form (if applicable)
  • Letter by applicant indicating interest to study with MDIS (study plan/ statement of purpose) for Master programmes

*Notarized English translations are needed if documents are in other languages.

For more enquiries, please contact us at 6278 8000 or email us at ib@mdis.edu.sg.

MDIS permits students to pay their course fee in instalments. An administrative charge of S$107.00 (inclusive of GST) will be levied on each late instalment payment of the course fee. Fees are payable upon confirmation and acceptance of the place in the programme before the programme commencement.

You may pay your fee by cash, NETS, VISA, MasterCard, AMEX or by cheque or through our financial assistance scheme.If payment is by cheque, please indicate the details of the programme applied for on the back of the cheque, stating clearly you personal particulars and company name. Unless otherwise stated, all fees are inclusive of GST.

Please note that under the Private Education Act, all students will enter into a Fee Protection Scheme contract with MDIS.

 

Student Pass Application

International students are required to apply for a student pass if he/she wishes to study full-time in Singapore. Please click here for detailed information.

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Quick Information

36 Months | Full-time and Part-time (Year 1 Entry)
24 Months | Full-time and Part-time (Year 2 Entry)

Commencement Dates

TBA

Contact Details

Local students:

+65 6247 9111

International students:
Main Hotline:

+65 6278 8000

+65 6796 7005

+65 6796 7009