Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Clinical Research (Translational Medicine)

The programme is a research based umbrella course comprising of 4 pathways, of which this is one. This course provides training in the theoretical and practical aspects of clinical research within an academic clinical science environment.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree in medicine or life sciences or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: principles of drug and biomarker discovery; clinical trial design and management; the role of biomarkers and surrogate endpoints; emerging technologies in medical research (genomics, proteomics, metabolomics, clinical and molecular imaging); clinical investigation paradigms; research governance; medical statistics; 2 complementary, intercalated research projects.

Assessment methods

Assessment involves 1 written examination on the taught component; plus thesis and viva for the research.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
DIC Full-time £ 9,800 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
DIC Full-time £ 29,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 9,800 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 29,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MRes Part-time £ 4,900 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MRes Part-time £ 14,850 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hammersmith Campus Hammersmith and Fulham W12 0NN South East

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