Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
This programme provides a high level of scientific knowledge and understanding of stem cell biology and regenerative medicine, from the molecular to the whole system level. The programme aims to enable students to develop an informed and critical appreciation of recent scientific developments in these areas of modern biomedical sciences and its clinical and industrial application,
Students must hold at least a 2nd Class Honours degree in a biological, biomedical or biochemical subject, or in a related field, from a recognised university or have a relevant overseas qualification recognised by Aston University; international students whose 1st language is not English must demonstrate a satisfactory command of English language for example; IELTS: 6.5 overall, 6.0 in each area.
Core modules: advanced laboratory skills with data analysis and interpretation; understanding professional practice and enhancing employability; mammalian cell biology and culture; stem cells and tissue engineering technology; tissue formation, function and repair; models of regeneration. Optional modules: ageing and regenerative medicine; transplantation biology; bioethics and regulation; finance and business management; human disease; pharmacology; drug discovery; toxicology.
Assessment methods employed include examinations and continuous assessment through coursework; these will differ for individual modules.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,900 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 16,850 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,900 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Aston Campus||Birmingham||B4 7ET||West Midlands|
LHS Postgraduate School Admissions
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