Health and Disease
Students must hold at least a 2nd class Honours degree in a biological, biomedical or niochemical 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; human physiology; human disease; stem cells and tissue engineering. Optional modules: introductory molecular biology; industrial fermentation and bioreactors; bioinformatics; immunology; clinical and molecular endocrinology; toxicology; ageing and regenerative medicine; transplantation reactions and immunocompatibility; oxidative stress and inflammatory disease; neurodegenerative disorders; ABC transporters in health and disease; obesity and metabolic disorders.
Assessment methods employed include examinations and continuous assessment through coursework; these will differ for individual modules.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,900 per Year 1 (EU)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,900 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 16,850 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,900 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,900 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Aston Campus||Birmingham||B4 7ET||West Midlands|
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