Cardiovascular Science in Health and Disease
The programme provides a working knowledge of scientific research in academia and industry.
A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a science discipline or an MBBS degree with high grades; practical laboratory work experience is desirable, although not essential; applicants whose 1st language is not English require a minimum of IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.5 in each sub-section) or equivalent; international applicants require an ATAS (Academic Technology Approval Scheme) clearance certificate prior to obtaining their visa and to study on this programme.
Modules include: Cardiovascular science in health and disease; 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; cancer studies; 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||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 16,265 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
Medical Sciences Graduate School
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