Queen Mary University of London

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.

Entry requirements

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.

Course modules

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 methods

Assessment will be based on written assignments, presentations, continuous assessments, written or multiple choice and short answer examinations, and a full dissertation write-up.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 19,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 19,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,700 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,700 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 12,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 12,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Charterhouse Square Islington EC1M 6BQ South East

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