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Respiratory Medicine MSc

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Full time | Parkgate Road Campus | 1 year | OCT-22

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

OCT-22

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Respiratory / Chest Diseases Medicine (General)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Develop and further your knowledge of respiratory medicine and learn the necessary skills to understand and conduct biomedical/clinical research.

Course overview

MSc Respiratory Medicine is an academic programme designed to develop and further your understanding and knowledge of respiratory medicine focusing on up-to-date research and developments in the diagnosis and treatment of respiratory diseases. The course is suitable for healthcare professionals, researchers and intercalating medical students.

Assessment

You will be assessed via coursework assignments, which may include clinical reviews, literature reviews, case studies, systematic reviews, scoping reviews, posters, or oral presentations.

Careers and Employability

Student Futures aims to deliver a service which is inclusive, impartial, welcoming, informed and tailored to your personal goals and aspirations, to enable you to develop as an individual and contribute to the business and community in which you will live and work.

Modules

Study the causes and development of respiratory disease including: Epidemiology and risk factors of respiratory disease; Pathophysiological influences and cellular mechanisms leading to respiratory disease; Genetic respiratory diseases; Respiratory diseases caused by infectious agents; Diagnostic procedures; Complications of respiratory disease.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

6,885

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

13,450

Entry requirements

Applicants must hold an appropriate first degree with a minimum of 2:2 honours (e.g., in Medicine, Biomedical Science, Dietetics, Human Biology) or hold appropriate professional qualifications and be able to demonstrate suitable background knowledge and skills. Applications are invited from: those with related undergraduate degrees (e.g., Biomedical Science, Dietetics) or equivalent professional qualifications and background experience, junior doctors, NHS staff, international students with appropriate qualifications, international doctors, or healthcare professionals.

University information

From a teaching college established in 1839, to becoming the University of Chester in 2005, over 180 years of academic growth has allowed the University to offer an extensive selection of postgraduate courses and research options across a number of specialist sites. This includes five sites in and around Chester, a campus in Warrington, a University Centre in Shrewsbury, and a new health and nursing education facility, Marriss House, in...more

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