Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Neuropharmacology

This stimulating course is designed to give students the theoretical and practical skills needed to enter a career in a neuropharmacology either in an academic institution, a research institute or in the industrial/business sector.

Entry requirements

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MSc

UK Honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent in biological subject. Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5.

MRes

UK Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or equivalent in biological subject. Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

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MSc

Research methods and bioethics (20 credit points); cell biology and physiology (20 credit points); cognitive neuroscience (20 credit points); techniques in macromolecular analysis (20 credit points); neurophysiology (20 credit points); pharmacology (20 credit points); research project (60 credit points).

MRes

Research methods and bioethics, research project, cognitive neuroscience, neurophysiology.

Assessment methods

Research project; written assignment; case studies; poster and oral presentations; laboratory reports; formal examinations; skills portfolio.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2017 - 1 years
MRes Part-time September 2017 - 2 years
MRes Full-time January 2018 - 1 years
MRes Part-time January 2018 - 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 - 2 years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement September 2017 - 2 years
MSc Full-time January 2018 - 1 years
MSc Part-time January 2018 - 2 years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement January 2018 - 2 years

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