Pharmacology and Drug Discovery
The course has been designed to react to the increasing demand for suitably trained professional pharmacologists; this is essential to speed up the critical task of translating basic laboratory medical research into commercially-ready medical biotechnology and drugs that can be used to diagnose and treat patients.
An Honours degree in a life sciences or clinical sciences based undergraduate course, you should have a 2.2 or above, or an equivalent appropriate qualification. We would normally be looking for study of the following subjects in the final year of undergraduate degree programme: physiology, molecular biology, biochemistry, cell biology, pharmacology. Students whose 1st language is not English are normally required to have an IELTS score of 6.5 or above, with no lower than 5.5 in any component, or equivalent. Pre-sessional English is available if required.
Modules include: Research methods and project; pharmaceutical discoveries; advanced pharmacology and drug discovery and development; genomes and DNA technology; biotechnology in the diagnosis of disease; current topics in drug discovery.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 6,473 per Whole course (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 11,453 per Whole course (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Coventry University||Coventry||CV1 5FB||West Midlands|
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