University of Barcelona

Biomedical Sciences

Course curriculum

Distribution of credits

Type ECTS
Basic training 66
Compulsory 150
Optional 12
Compulsory placements 0
Compulsory final project 12
TOTAL 240

Subjects by year and semester

FIRST YEAR
Subject Semester Type Credits
Anatomy 1 FB 6
Biology: Introduction to Biomedicine 1 FB 6
Chemistry 1 FB 6
Cytology 1 OB 6
Mathematics: Applications to Biomedicine 1 FB 6
Biochemistry 2 FB 6
Biomedical Laboratory and Instrumentation 2 FB 6
Biophysics 2 FB 6
Histology and Organography 2 OB 6
Statistics 2 FB 6
SECOND YEAR
Subject Semester Type Credits
Cell Biology 1 OB 6
Human Physiology I 1 FB 6
Metabolism 1 FB 6
Microbiology 1 OB 6
Molecular Genetics 1 OB 6
Cell Biology and Pathology 2 OB 6
Clinical Microbiology 2 OB 6
Genetics: Genetic Analysis 2 OB 6
Human Physiology II 2 FB 6
Nutrition 2 OB 6
THIRD YEAR
Subject Semester Type Credits
Cancer Biology 1 OB 6
Genetic Principles of Diseases 1 OB 6
Molecular Endocrinology and Cell Signalling 1 OB 6
Neurobiology 1 OB 6
Developmental Biology 2 OB 6
Immunology 2 OB 6
Pathophysiology 2 OB 6
Pharmacology 2 OB 6
FOURTH YEAR
Subject Semester Type Credits
Analytical Biochemistry and Clinical Analysis 1 OB 6
Diagnostic and Image Techniques 1 OB 6
Experimental Design and Data Analysis 1 OB 6
Final Project 2 TR 12
Practicum I 2 OB 6
Practicum II 2 OB 6
Optatives Subjects 1 OT 6
Optatives Subjects 2 OT 6

Pathways and specializations

Biomedical Sciences: Faculty of Biology
Biomedical Sciences: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
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