King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Human and Aerospace Physiological Sciences

This programme explores interactions with the environment, investigating issues such as how movement and balance control sensory and cardiorespiratory physiology; research also investigates how such systems adapt to low levels of oxygen or the absence of gravity.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.1 Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in a relevant subject; relevant experience may also be acceptable; a 2.2 degree may be considered only where applicants also offer a Master's degree with merit or above.

Course modules

The relationship between visual performance and visual dependence: the effect of healthy ageing; characterization of the Wnt signalling pathway relation to ageing in primary human skeletal myoblasts; the effects of whole body vibration on motor unit excitation and inhibition; the effects of hypoxia and high +G on cerebral perfusion; neuroimaging of mechanical and neuropathic low back pain.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 19,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,300 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 9,750 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 19,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 9,750 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,300 per Year 1 (England) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Guy's Campus Southwark SE1 1UL South East

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