Keele University

Keele University

Cell and Tissue Engineering

The course covers cell and tissue engineering in a wide range of healthcare establishments such as medical organisations, medical research institutions and NHS Trust hospitals. Students take part in in-depth research into specialist and novel areas of cell and tissue engineering. They experience practical work in a hospital environment with hands-on knowledge of patient care. The course introduces students to new fields within cell and tissue engineering such as molecular techniques in tissue engineering and novel technologies for physiological monitoring.

Entry requirements

Students holding a 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in engineering, physical or biological sciences, or other professional qualification acceptable to Keele University, are encouraged to apply.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: bioreactor and growth environment; biomechanics; experimental research methodology; cell and tissue engineering; biomaterials. Option modules: human physiology and anatomy; molecular techniques; physiological measurement; stem cell therapy; nanomagnetics in nanomedicine; medical equipment and technology services management; biomedical signal processing and modelling; biosensors; cell biomechanics; health care technology assessment; introduction to medical imaging; medical device design principles; healthcare technology assessment.

Assessment methods

Modules will be assessed by both in-course assessment and final examination. A major part of the assessment will be based on the student's research project and written dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,590 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 14,590 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time January 2017 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time January 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Hospital North Staffordshire Stoke on Trent ST4 7PA West Midlands

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Key information

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01782 734010