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School of Applied Science

Do you want to save lives, protect the environment or revolutionise technology? Then fuel your passion for science at RP’s School of Applied Science (SAS).

At SAS, your talent is nurtured and you will bloom. By encouraging our students to challenge themselves, we work together to shape the future of science with new and groundbreaking discoveries.

SCHOOL OF APPLIED SCIENCE

Diploma in Biomedical Sciences (R14)

Unravel the science behind human diseases and discover modern treatments to help effectively tackle illnesses.

Specialise in:

Biomedical Research:

Learn about the biological and molecular sciences underpinning modern medicine.

Medical Laboratory Technology:

Gain a good understanding of biology, chemistry, and state-of-the-art diagnostic technology.

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SCHOOL OF APPLIED SCIENCE

Diploma in Biotechnology (R16)

Discover how to revolutionise food supplies and solve complex nutritional, medical and environmental issues.

Specialise in:

Biotechnology:

Learn about the biological and molecular processes involved in disease conditions, and the technology that goes behind the development of modern medicine.

Food and Nutrition:

Study the concepts behind human nutrition and gain the skills needed to meet the growing global food demands.

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Diploma in Environmental Science (R29)

Explore new possibilities with sustainable science, which is essential to secure the future of our planet.

Specialise in:

Environmental Technology and Management:

Find out how engineering practices can be used to solve environmental issues.

Environmental Biotechnology:

Discover new opportunities in the design of biological treatment systems.

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Diploma in Marine Science and Aquaculture (R53)

Immerse yourself in marine life and dedicate your career to protecting one of the world’s most precious ecosystems.

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Diploma in Materials Science (R17)

Gain a good understanding of the principles of Chemistry and Physics to help unleash your potential to create unique innovations that break the boundaries of science.

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Diploma in Pharmaceutical Sciences (R22)

Take the first step towards a rewarding career in healthcare by learning how to use drugs to manage and improve patients’ health and well-being.

Specialise in:

Pharmacy Practice:

Learn to effectively communicate with the public, patients, and healthcare professionals through hands-on experience in clinical and retail pharmacy settings.

Industrial Pharmacy and Marketing:

Build a strong foundation in the application of good manufacturing practices and gain experience through industry attachments.

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