As a PGDipBioEnt student, you'll gain skills in the financial, marketing and legal aspects of science to prepare you for a wide range of job opportunities in science and business enterprises. As a graduate, you could bring a competitive edge to an existing company, or be the key to a successful science start-up. The programme also offers plenty of networking opportunities for students to meet practitioners and leaders from industry and business.
The full-time programme is completed in one year, and the part-time programme may be completed over a maximum of four years. Students must complete 120 points from the following courses:
90 points: SCIENT 701-706 (the topics include accounting, finance, marketing, law, intellectual property and commercialisation, as they relate to scientists)
30 points from 700-level courses in Biological Sciences, Bioinformatics, Medical Science, Medicinal Chemistry*, Food Science, Pharmacology* or Psychology*, which may include topics such as Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology; Proteomics; or Molecular Cell Biology and Biomedicine