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Molecular Medicine MSc

Molecular Medicine MSc

This flexible course gives you the chance to choose specialist modules from the pathway that interests you most. Youll carry out a five-month research project, which gives you invaluable laboratory experience. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Research Literature Review (15 Credits) - Core
  • Human Disease Genetics (10 Credits) - Core
  • From Genome to Gene Function (15 Credits) - Core
  • Lab Practice and Stats (15 Credits) - Core
  • Modulating Immunity (10 Credits) - Core
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Chemistry and Sustainability MSc

Chemistry and Sustainability MSc

Develop the specialist chemistry skills that industry, academia and society need for a sustainable world. Course description This course is for graduates who want to use and enhance their chemistry...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree

Polymer Chemistry MSc

Polymer Chemistry MSc

On this specialist course in polymer science and engineering, youll learn how polymers are made and behave, how important polymer-based products are developed and how to use cutting-edge techniques to...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Research and Presentation Skills (15 Credits) - Core
  • Polymer Research Project (60 Credits) - Core
  • Polymer Characterization and Analysis (15 Credits) - Core
  • Fundamental Polymer Chemistry (15 Credits) - Core
  • Polymer Materials Science and Engineering (15 Credits) - Core
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Statistics MSc

Statistics MSc

Learn how to solve practical statistical problems and develop personal skills including presentation and time management. Course description This course will teach you the theories behind a variety...Read more
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Bayesian Statistics and Computational Methods (30 Credits) - Core
  • Time Series (15 Credits) - Core
  • Sampling Theory and Design of Experiments (15 Credits) - Core
  • Machine Learning (15 Credits) - Core
  • Medical Statistics (15 Credits) - Core
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Molecular and Cellular Basis of Human Disease MSc

Molecular and Cellular Basis of Human Disease MSc

This unique research-led masters course provides training to future scientists in the production and use of animal models for basic research into disease mechanisms and for therapeutic studies. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Ethics and Public Awareness of Science (15 Credits) - Core
  • Critical Analysis of Current Science (15 Credits) - Core
  • Laboratory Research Project (60 Credits) - Core
  • Literature Review (30 Credits) - Core
  • Practical Developmental Genetics (15 Credits)
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Semiconductor Photonics and Electronics MSc(Eng)

Semiconductor Photonics and Electronics MSc(Eng)

Set yourself up for a career in the fast-growing field of modern optoelectronics and photonics engineering. If youre already working in the industry, this course will update your knowledge and skills...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Principles of Semiconductor Device Technology- Core
  • Compound Semiconductor Device Manufacture- Core
  • Major Research Project- Core
  • Semiconductor Materials- Core
  • Energy Efficient Semiconductor Devices- Core
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Science Communication MSc

Science Communication MSc

Learn how to communicate science to the public from world-leading experts. You’ll explore the use of different platforms and methods, to find your voice within the science communication world. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Research Methods (15 Credits) - Core
  • Communicating with the Media (15 Credits) - Core
  • Dealing with Data (15 Credits) - Core
  • Ethics and Regulation (15 Credits) - Core
  • Topical Science (30 Credits) - Core
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Materials Science and Engineering MSc

Materials Science and Engineering MSc

Prepare for a career in industry or research by learning the concepts and theories that make materials science and engineering possible. Course description It is estimated that 70 per cent of innovations...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Research Project in an area of your choice- Core
  • Science of Materials- Core
  • Heat and Materials with Application- Core
  • Practical, Modelling and Digital Skills- Core
  • Materials Processing and Characterisation- Core
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Cognitive Neuroscience and Human Neuroimaging MSc

Cognitive Neuroscience and Human Neuroimaging MSc

Understand the relationships between cognitive function and the underlying neural substrate in healthy and unhealthy brains and develop your skills and knowledge in neuroimaging, neurophysiological data...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Research Project in Cognitive Neuroscience (75 Credits) - Core
  • Fundamentals of Cognition (15 Credits) - Core
  • Data Analysis and Visualisation (15 Credits) - Core
  • Neuroimaging 1 (15 Credits) - Core
  • Fundamentals of Neuroscience (15 Credits) - Core
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Mathematics MSc

Mathematics MSc

Choose from a variety of advanced lecture modules across pure and applied mathematics, and build the foundations for a career in mathematics research. Course description This one-year course is designed...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree

Translational Neuropathology MSc

Translational Neuropathology MSc

Youll get the opportunity to carry out neuroanatomy dissection and work with leading research groups during the research project. This course is taught by scientists and consultant neuropathologists who...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Molecular Neuroscience- Core
  • NeuroAnatomy- Core
  • Literature Review and Critical Analysis of Science- Core
  • Neuroinflammation, Neuro-Oncology and Neurovascular Disease- Core
  • Research Project- Core
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Human and Molecular Genetics MSc

Human and Molecular Genetics MSc

Explore human genetics and develop an understanding of how human genetic diseases are diagnosed clinically at the chromosome and DNA levels. Course description Designed in collaboration with the NHS:...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Research Project (60 Credits) - Core
  • Advanced Research Topics (15 Credits) - Core
  • Literature Review (30 Credits) - Core
  • Laboratory Techniques in Molecular Bioscience (30 Credits) - Core
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Polymers and Composites MSc(Eng)

Polymers and Composites MSc(Eng)

We bring together expertise from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering and the Department of Chemistry to teach you advanced topics on polymer and composite science and engineering. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Design and Manufacture of Composites
  • Polymer Materials Science and Engineering
  • Research Project in an area of your choice
  • The Physics of Polymers
  • Polymer Processing
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Ecology and Environment MRes

Ecology and Environment MRes

Further your understanding of how we maintain ecosystems in the face of environmental change with our uniquely research-focussed course. Course description Biodiversity is threatened by climate change...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Research Project (120 Credits) - Core
  • Science Communication for Researchers (15 Credits) - Core
  • Literature Review (15 Credits) - Core
  • Scientific Skills and Project Management (30 Credits) - Core
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Evolution and Behaviour MRes

Evolution and Behaviour MRes

Work alongside students and staff who are at the forefront of research into organism evolution and behaviour. Course description The connection between how organisms have evolved and how they behave...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Scientific Skills and Project Management (30 Credits) - Core
  • Research Project (120 Credits) - Core
  • Literature Review (15 Credits) - Core
  • Science Communication for Researchers (15 Credits) - Core
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Plant and Microbial Biology MRes

Plant and Microbial Biology MRes

Research plants and microbes in the School of Biosciences or take an industrial placement as part of this research-focussed course. Course description Plants and microbes are fundamental to food security,...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Literature Review (15 Credits) - Core
  • Scientific Skills and Project Management (30 Credits) - Core
  • Research Project (120 Credits) - Core
  • Science Communication for Researchers (15 Credits) - Core
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Nanomaterials and Materials Science MSc

Nanomaterials and Materials Science MSc

Become an expert in materials science with nanotechnology specialisation. Course description Nanotechnology has had a revolutionary influence on the development of novel materials over the last 20 years,...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Heat and Materials with Application- Core
  • Research Project in an area of your choice- Core
  • Functional Nano- and Bio-nanomaterials- Core
  • Nanostructures and Nanostructuring- Core
  • Nanoscale Magnetic Materials and Devices- Core
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Chemistry MSc

Chemistry MSc

With our flexible masters course, you can focus on the topics you enjoy and develop the practical skills you need for your chosen career. Choose from over 20 optional lecture topics in organic, inorganic...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Topics in Advanced Chemistry 2 (40 Credits) - Core
  • Research and Presentation Skills (15 Credits) - Core
  • Topics in Advanced Chemistry 1 (40 Credits) - Core
  • Chemistry Research Project (60 Credits) - Core
  • Chemistry Projects (25 Credits) - Core
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Neuroscience MSc

Neuroscience MSc

The course covers molecular, cell and developmental biology of auditory and visual systems. Our department is home to a world-renowned sensory neuroscience research group. Their projects provide the basis...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Laboratory Research Project (60 Credits) - Core
  • Ethics and Public Awareness of Science (15 Credits) - Core
  • Critical Analysis of Current Science (15 Credits) - Core
  • Practical Developmental Genetics (15 Credits) - Core
  • Neuroscience Techniques (15 Credits) - Core
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Polar and Alpine Change MSc(Res)

Polar and Alpine Change MSc(Res)

Prepare for a research career in cold-regions science with our MSc(Res). You’ll develop key analytical skills and research techniques, conduct a year-long independent research project, and have the opportunity...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • Current Issues in Polar and Alpine Science (15 Credits) - Core
  • Research Design (15 Credits) - Core
  • Field Class (15 Credits) - Core
  • Polar and Alpine Change Research Project (135 Credits) - Core
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