Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Molecular Biology

This course considers the molecular biology of prokaryotes and eukaryotes and looks at how genomes are mutated, analysed and manipulated in the detection, study and therapy of disease.

Entry requirements

A UK Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or higher qualification in a Biological or Computing subject, plus laboratory experience gained through employment or an undergraduate research project. Appropriate 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

Research methods and bioethics (20 credit points); research project (120 credit points); molecular biology (20 credit points); techniques in macromolecular analysis (20 credit points).

Assessment methods

Written assignments, oral presentations and poster presentations, and examinations and a research project.

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

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