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Biomedical Science MSc

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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Biomedical Sciences

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This MSc programme will gain an understanding of the importance of research and experience advanced techniques, incorporating research design and data analysis. Biomedical Science uses the basis of biological principles to enhance our understanding of human health and the treatment of disease, using a multidisciplinary approach. Knowledge of various disciplines allows the exploration of the normal physiology of the human body, leading to an appreciation of the processes of disease, aiding our advances in disease diagnosis and subsequent therapeutic intervention.

Facilities include a wide range of instrumentation and up-to-date equipment for proteomic and genomic analysis, coupled with the studies of cellular processes. The University has an international reputation for research focused on oncology, the cardiovascular system and metabolic diseases. The programme builds upon the research expertise within the School and long-established history of collaboration with clinical scientists within the NHS, in addition to the School’s strong relationship with the Institute of Biomedical Science.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-17

Modules

Current Topics in Biomedical Science
Research Skills in Biomedical Sciences
Diseases in Biomedicine
Infection and Immunity
Ethics in Biomedicine/Clinical Statistics
Cellular and Molecular Biology of Cancer

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course

£15,300

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a 2.2 Honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in Biomedical Science. Applicants with non-standard qualifications may apply, as appropriate experience will be taken into account.