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The best thing about this industry is you can get a job in the local hotel or restaurant, part time, and see if you like it.

Sit down with the manager and have a list of questions prepared. Don't make too many plans, just go with the flow, be nice/positive to everybody and things will go alright

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Course Code:
DT204
Title:
Biomedical Science
College:
DIT
Qualification:
Level on the National Framework of Qualifications
Duration:
4 Years

 

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Couse will give you an understanding of health and the methods for diagnosing, analysing and treating disease.

Subjects covered are broadly similar to the pre-clinical components of a medical degree, with the addition of molecular biology, the screening and evaluation of new drugs.



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This course is primarily designed for those seeking a career in hospital laboratory medicine. Graduates of the course, however, are well qualified to seek careers in other areas of biomedical science and in related fields.

 

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