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Postgraduate Biology and Life Sciences

1482 degrees at 142 universities in the UK.

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MSc Molecular Cell Biology

MSc Molecular Cell Biology

This course is particularly for you if you are interested in a career in the bioscience industry. You will be equipped with requisite skills and competence in the application of cutting-edge and emerging...Read more
(3.8)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 7,995 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 3,998 per year (UK)
  • Masters' Laboratory Techniques (20 Credits) - Core
  • Molecular Basis of Disease (20 Credits) - Core
  • Molecular Genetics and Genomics (20 Credits) - Core
  • Masters Research Project (60 Credits) - Core
  • Research Methods (20 Credits) - Core
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Secondary Biology PGCE

Secondary Biology PGCE

Everything we do in our life involves science. Biology helps students understand the bigger picture and connects us to the world in which we live in. It develops an understanding of complex forms of humans,...Read more
(3.9)
  • 9 months Full time degree: 9,250 overall cost (UK)
  • Educational And Professional Issues (30 Credits) - Core
  • Learning And Teaching In Subject (Reflection) (30 Credits) - Core
  • Subject Knowledge For Learning And Teaching (30 Credits) - Core
  • Teaching Practice 1 (15 Credits) - Core
  • Teaching Practice 2 (15 Credits) - Core
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MPhil/PhD Life Sciences

MPhil/PhD Life Sciences

The Centre for Integrated Research in Life and Health Sciences was established in 2021, to encapsulate and take fullest advantage of a distinctive aspect of research in the school - that our work can...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • 7 years Part time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)

MSc Applied Sport and Exercise Physiology

MSc Applied Sport and Exercise Physiology

The applied sport and exercise physiology course will provide you with the underpinning theoretical knowledge and the key practical skills required to work as an applied sport and exercise physiologist. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,720 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • The Theory of Applied Sport and Exercise Physiology- Core
  • Sport and Exercise Work-Based Learning (Mental Wealth)- Core
  • Sport Research Project- Core
  • The Advanced Practice of Applied Sport and Exercise Physiology- Core
  • Applying Research Skills- Core
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MSc Cognitive Neuroscience

MSc Cognitive Neuroscience

Our MSc Cognitive Neuroscience combines research method training with in-depth study of the subject as a whole. During your time with us you’ll become familiar with modern psychological research methods,...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 10,150 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 5,075 per year (UK)

Animal Welfare MSc

Animal Welfare MSc

Explore the emerging discipline of animal welfare science with leaders in this field and learn how evidence informs practice. Course overview The assessment and enhancement of animal welfare are key...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,650 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Animal Welfare Biology for a Technological Age- Core
  • Conservation Physiology- Core
  • Animal Welfare & Ethics- Core
  • Human-Animal Interactions and Animal Welfare- Core
  • Research Dissertation- Core
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PGCE Science with Biology

PGCE Science with Biology

Course overview Teaching secondary-age children is your chance to share your passion for your subject and inspire the next generation. Teaching children isn’t a one-size-fits-all approach. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,250 per year (UK)
  • Introduction to Teaching
  • Developing your knowledge and preparing you for your new career
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PgC / PgD / MSc / MRes Entomology

PgC / PgD / MSc / MRes Entomology

The course The course has a particular focus on conservation and agriculture. There is currently a shortage of expertise in this important topic, which is a key element in the effort to ensure global...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,120 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Research Project (60 Credits)
  • Research and Information Skills (15 Credits)
  • Experimental Design and Analysis (15 Credits)
  • Diversity and Evolution of Insects (15 Credits)
  • Biology and Taxonomy of Insects (15 Credits)
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Applied Acoustics MSc

Applied Acoustics MSc

Course description If you’re a professional acoustician, you can top up your existing qualifications to achieve a highly regarded master’s degree – all by distance learning Study at a leading centre...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree

Microbiology MSc: 3-year, part-time

Microbiology MSc: 3-year, part-time

Our MSc Microbiology is a research-based degree, providing you with essential training in scientific research methodology and data analysis, as well as specific scientific techniques appropriate to the...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Part time evening degree: 3,390 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time evening degree: 3,390 per year (UK)
  • Medical Mycology (15 Credits) - Core
  • Medical Bacteriology (15 Credits) - Core
  • Molecular Microbiology (15 Credits) - Core
  • Bacterial Pathogenicity (15 Credits) - Core
  • Antimicrobials (15 Credits) - Core
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Human Sciences PhD

Human Sciences PhD

Our doctoral programme in Human Sciences allows you to conduct cutting-edge research in fields including Psychology, Social Work, Public Health and Sports Science with support from our experts. ...Read more
(4)
  • 1.5 years Full time degree
  • 2.5 years Part time degree

MSc Biomedical Science

MSc Biomedical Science

The COVID-19 pandemic has refocused our attention on health. With increased awareness of viruses and age-related risks in heart disease, dementia, stroke, pulmonary disorders, and cancer, now is a great...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,360 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree
  • Immunology and Haematology (15 Credits)
  • Genomics (15 Credits)
  • Postgraduate Scholarship Skills (15 Credits)
  • Pathologies of Human Disease (15 Credits)
  • Inflammation and Cardiovascular Disorders (15 Credits)
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Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction PhD

Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction PhD

A research degree is a very individual experience, more so than an undergraduate degree. While the overarching structure will be identical or similar across the university, individual research projects,...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 6,500 per year (UK)

Biotechnology with Project Management MSc

Biotechnology with Project Management MSc

About the course This 2 year Master’s courses will give you the opportunity to be awarded a subject specific degree in Biotechnology with Project Management. The course will equip you with an understanding...Read more
(3.7)
  • 2 years Full time degree: 8,250 per year (UK)
  • Personal Professional Development (BSS074-6)- Core
  • Molecular Biology (BHS012-6)- Core
  • Analytical Methods (BHS013-6)- Core
  • Applied Microbiology (BHS014-6)- Core
  • Leading And Managing Organisational Resources (BSS064-6)- Core
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Cancer Biology Masters (MSc)

Cancer Biology Masters (MSc)

Why choose this course? On this course you will be trained in science research methods and learn about the techniques used in molecular biology. You will study the biology of disease, tumour biology,...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,620 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Full time degree: 9,620 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 5,291 per year (UK)
  • Cellular and Molecular Biology of Cancer (30 Credits) - Core
  • Professional Placement (120 Credits) - Core
  • Research Project (60 Credits) - Core
  • Research Techniques and Scientific Communication (30 Credits) - Core
  • Cancer Diagnosis and Therapy (30 Credits) - Core
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Biomedical Science (Clinical Biochemistry) MSc/PGDip/PGCert

Biomedical Science (Clinical Biochemistry) MSc/PGDip/PGCert

Overview Clinical biochemistry is the study of the chemistry of the human body and how it is affected by disease. Its a fascinating subject which combines expert theoretical knowledge with practical...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,600 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Developmental Biochemistry (15 Credits) - Core
  • Research Project (60 Credits) - Core
  • Biomedical Ethics and Law (15 Credits) - Core
  • Advanced Bioanalytical Techniques (15 Credits) - Core
  • Endocrinology and Metabolism (15 Credits) - Core
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Masters by Research Digital Media Processing and Biometrics

Masters by Research Digital Media Processing and Biometrics

Why choose this programme? Our MSc by Research programmes enable students to develop specialist research skills and knowledge. We aim to provide research projects that will challenge and in some cases...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 5,590 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 2,795 per year (UK)

AdvDip(CPD) The Human Body Anatomy and Physiology for Health Care (HE6)

AdvDip(CPD) The Human Body Anatomy and Physiology for Health Care (HE6)

Our Human Body Anatomy and Physiology for Health Care professional development course is for those with professional experience of anatomy and biology, as well as those relatively new to the subjects. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 15 weeks Part time degree

Biotechnology MSc

Biotechnology MSc

Overview Biotechnology is predicted to be one of the most important applied sciences of the 21st century and a key driver in the world economy. From agricultural and environmental to pharmaceutical and...Read more
(4.1)
  • 18 months Full time degree: 10,600 overall cost (UK)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 10,600 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Principles of Biotechnology
  • Life Sciences Professional Experience Project and Reflection
  • Global Professional Development - Creativity, Change & Innovation
  • Research Techniques in Biotechnology
  • Professional Experience Preparation
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Master's by Research MA/MSc

Master's by Research MA/MSc

Master’s by Research offers you the opportunity to pursue an independent research project while benefitting from the support of expert supervision. Develop an understanding of research study, linking...Read more
(4)
  • 12 months Full time degree
  • 24 months Part time degree
  • Preparing for your viva
  • Literature Searching and Reference
  • Presentation of Research Data and Participation in Analytical Discussion
  • Management, Health and Safety in laboratories
  • Intellectual Property Rights and Ethics
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About Postgraduate Biology and Life Sciences

The Life Sciences consist of the areas of science which are concerned with the scientific study of living organisms, microorganisms, plants, animals, and human beings as well as related areas l

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