MSc - Master of Science
Develop and further your knowledge of various medical and clinical aspects of gastroenterology.
This MSc is designed to develop and further your understanding and knowledge of gastroenterology, focusing on up-to-date research and developments in the diagnosis and treatment of various gastrointestinal disorders. The course is aimed at any member of the healthcare team involved with the care, diagnosis and treatment of the patient.
Why study this course with us?
You will receive training in the skills required in the reading and interpretation of the literature and translating that into evidence-based practice. We aim to develop your research and writing skills so that you will be in a position to contribute to the scientific literature in an effective manner.
The course culminates in the Research Dissertation, which will be assessed through your production of two articles in the style of published scientific work. Our aim will be to develop these to publication with you if suitable.
If biomedical or clinical research is your interest, on successful completion of the MSc you may wish to continue with your education by studying for a PhD. Alternatively you could study for medicine, physician associate studies or a PGCE.
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.
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