This course provides advanced training in modern organic and medicinal chemistry from conception to production of novel drugs. It enables students to understand and experience the way modern small molecule medicine is developing. Students will gain hands-on experience of working within a medicinal chemistry team during your research project. The course is suitable for those who have a background in the chemical or pharmaceutical sciences. Themes include drug design, metabolism and toxicology with an understanding of synthetic organic chemistry. Building on University research strengths, specialist topics include bio-imaging and modern approaches to chemotherapy. Students will develop expertise in drug design as practised in the pharmaceutical industry and in academia.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
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School of Chemistry
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