A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a medical, science or related discipline. Practical laboratory work experience is desirable, but not essential. Applicants whose 1st language is not English will need IELTS 6.5 (with 6.5 in all sub-sections), or equivalent. International applicants may need an ATAS (Academic Technology Approval Scheme) clearance certificate. This will need to be obtained before the applicant can get a visa or study on this programme. The ATAS requirement will be in the offer letter.
Modules include: Cancer studies; research skills and principles for the biosciences; project. Optional modules: Ageing and health; the biological study of behaviour; applied ethology; applied immunobiology of human disease; applying the 3 rs to in-vivo experimental techniques; bioinformatics theory and practice ; biology of ageing; cardiovascular science in health and disease; cell cycle control and cell signalling in health and disease; clinical epidemiology; cognitive neuroscience; current research trends in musculoskeletal disease; developmental genetics; diabetes; drug discovery and development; experimental medicine and therapeutics; genetic medicine; genetics of common disease; medical biotechnology, enterprise and innovation in industrial bioscience; medical genomics; mitochondrial biology and medicine; molecular microbiology; nanomaterials in healthcare technologies; neuromuscular diseases: bench to bedside; protein structure and function; sensory systems; scientific basis of neurological disorders; stem cells and regenerative medicine; surgical anatomy; systems biology; toxicology; transplantation sciences.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
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