Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical Science (Biomedicine) + UCLA Postgraduate Certificate Programme

Type of programme
Official degrees
Duration
8 semesters
Credits
240 ECTS
Price
€170.00 / ECTS x 60 = €10,200.00* (1r course 2021-2022). *Subject to change each year.
Places
80
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Programme advantages

  1. Prestige of the University of California, Los Angeles   You will study at a world-renowned university.
  2. The UCLA Extension Certificate Program is equivalent to a postgraduate degree in Spain.
  3. Teaching methodology. You will be given access to academic programmes taught by experts in your industry.
  4. International outlook You will be able to work for a year anywhere in the United States thanks to your Optional Practical Training (OPT) Visa.
  5. Lecturers currently active in their field. Most of the lecturers and professors are working within their area of expertise and share practical cases reflecting their daily reality in their classes. This way the programme has close links with the business sector.
  6. Intercultural environment. You will study with students from across the world and across the United States, allowing you to increase your cultural understanding and proficiency in English.

About the Certificate Programme

UIC Barcelona and the prestigious University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) offer you the chance to complement your studies in Biomedical Sciences in the United States. Live the American dream and take the Certificate Program in Project Management, one of the UCLA Extension programs, which is equivalent to a postgraduate degree in Spain.

Certificate Program in Project Management

This programme will give you the tools you need to manage your projects properly, using methodologies and techniques that are used in the world of work. This gives you the knowledge you need to manage a team in a company or research group, while improving your leadership skills, making you stand out in the labour market.

Study programme and subjects 2020-2021

Subjects in course 1 Type Term ECTS
Biochemistry I Type: FB Term: First semester ECTS: 6
Cell Biology I Type: FB Term: First semester ECTS: 6
Introduction to Biomedicine Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 4
Molecular Biology Type: FB Term: First semester ECTS: 6
Structure and Function of the Integration Systems: Nervous and Endocrine Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 6
Anthropology Type: FB Term: Second semester ECTS: 6
Cell Biology II Type: FB Term: Second semester ECTS: 4
Cellular and Molecular Pathology Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 4
Genetics Type: FB Term: Second semester ECTS: 6
Integrated Biomedicine I Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 4
Microbiology Type: FB Term: Second semester ECTS: 4
Scientific English I Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 4
Subjects in course 2 Type Term ECTS
Biochemistry II Type: FB Term: First semester ECTS: 6
Developmental Biology Type: FB Term: First semester ECTS: 3
Immunology Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 6
Introduction to Biomedical Companies Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 6
Structure and Function: Gastrointestinal and Reproductive Systems Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 6
Sturcture and Function: Musculoskeletal System Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 3
Biostatistics Type: FB Term: Second semester ECTS: 6
Genetic Engineering and Experimental Models Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 3
Integrated Biomedicine II Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 3
Introduction to Bioinformatics Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 6
Nutrition Type: FB Term: Second semester ECTS: 3
Physics of Biological Processes Type: FB Term: Second semester ECTS: 6
Psychobiology Type: FB Term: Second semester ECTS: 3
Subjects in course 3 Type Term ECTS
Cancer Biology Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 3
Clinical Genetics Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 3
Clinical Microbiology Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 3
Entrepreneurship and Innovation Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 3
Physiopathology of the Nervous System Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 3
Structure and Function: Cardiovascular, Respiratory, Renal Systems Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 9
Techniques for Biomedical Analysis I Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 6
Biomolecular Interaction Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 3
Clinical Biochemistry Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 3
Integrated Biomedicine III Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 3
Pharmacology Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 6
Scientific English II Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 3
Systems Physiopathology Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 6
Techniques for Biomedical Analysis II Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 3
Toxicology Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 3
Subjects in course 4 Type Term ECTS
Bioethics Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 6
Biomedical Devices and Bioengineering Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 3
Biotechnology Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 5
Epidemiology Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 3
Optional Subjects
Type: OP Term: First semester ECTS: 10
Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering Type: OB Term: First semester ECTS: 3
Final Degree Project Type: TF Term: Second semester ECTS: 10
Optional Subjects
Type: OP Term: Second semester ECTS: 20
  • ECTS: European Credit Transfer System
  • Term: calendar period
  • (a): subjects which are taught in English

Teachers

Prerequisites & admissions

Application for admission

To start your studies at UCLA, you must contact the international programme coordinator in your Faculty:

Mariana Ponte
mpontecardosoribeiro@uic.es

 

Required documentation

To be a UIC Barcelona Biomedical Sciences graduate, to have paid the fee to issue your degree certificate and to meet UCLA requirements.

 

Grants & financial aid

In addition to the agreement with UCLA, which includes a 15% discount for all our students on the cost of tuition, UIC Barcelona also awards three grants of 2.000 euros each to help students complete a UCLA Extension postgraduate course.