Queen Mary University of London
Cancer and Therapeutics
The MSc cancer and therapeutics is designed to provide students with a clear understanding of the scientific principles underlying the practice of cancer therapeutics and the development, evaluation and implementation of new treatments. By the end of the course, students will be equipped with a thorough knowledge of cancer biology and pathology, research methodologies, drug development, and regulatory issues. Students will be provided with a firm grounding in the use and evaluation of cancer therapies, which will enhance career prospects in many areas of early phase clinical trials, Allied Health Professions and the pharmaceutical industry.
Applicants should have a minimum 2:2 degree in relevant subject (eg, biology/chemistry/pharmacology/medicine), or degree equivalent qualification, from a recognised academic institution or an appropriate professional qualification or experience.
Modules include: ablative therapies; cancer biology; cancer pharmacology' cancer prevention and screening; drug development; molecular diagnostics and therapeutics; molecular targeted therapies and immunotherapy for blood cancers' research methods; site specific tumour treatment; research project
Assessment will be based on written assignments, presentations, continuous assessments, written or multiple choice and short answer examinations, and a full dissertation write-up.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 19,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,150 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 19,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 8,150 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,100 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 9,700 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 5,450 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 12,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Distance learning||£ 5,450 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Distance learning||£ 12,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 6,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Charterhouse Square||Islington||EC1M 6BQ||South East|
020 7882 5555