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MRES Pharmaceutical Analysis

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-23

Key information
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Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Pharmacology Pharmacy

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Course summary

  • Combine taught modules with an extended research project in a professional lab.
  • Learn to obtain and interpret analytical information from a variety of products.
  • Apply good experimental design techniques and use statistical methods for data evaluation
  • Analyse and interpret data with industry-standard management systems.
  • Understand the background of drug design and development, and the wider industry.

On this course, you'll learn the skills required of an analyst and become familiar with the principles of modern instrumental analytical techniques, methods and statistics. You'll study the practice and theory of the field, and consider the pharmaceutical industry in detail.

How you learn

All our courses are designed around a set of key principles based on engaging you with the world, collaborating with others, challenging you to think in new ways, and providing you with a supportive environment in which you can thrive.

You learn through activities designed to challenge and support as you progress through the course. The aim is to give a theoretical and practical knowledge of your subject.

In the first semester, you'll be taught modules that provide a fundamental knowledge of pharmaceutical analysis. The Applied Laboratory Practice module will also introduce you to the practical and theoretical basis of research. Together these will give you a sound basis to carry out your Extended Research Project in semesters two and three.

You learn through

  • lectures and seminars
  • workshops and tutorials
  • laboratory classes
  • an extended research project
  • working in a professional laboratory

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in

  • the pharmaceutical industry
  • academic or industrial research
  • quality assurance
  • analytical laboratories

Modules

Medicinal Chemistry And Drug Discovery (15 Credits) - Core
Applied Laboratory Practice (15 Credits) - Core
Extended Research Project (120 Credits) - Core
The Analytical Approach (15 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

8,745

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

14,895

Entry requirements

A 2:1 in a relevant Honours degree is normally accepted as the entry requirement for the course. Applicants with alternative qualifications with academic attainment or skills in subjects which are directly relevant to the course will also be considered.

University information

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