Sheffield Hallam University
This course allows students to gain advanced laboratory skills and academic knowledge required to analyse samples relevant to the drug development process, in accordance with strict industry regulations. Students learn how to apply a strict quality assurance and control regime to their work; gain professional perspectives from industry based guest lecturers; work in recently refurbished high specification laboratories.
A good Honours degree in biosciences or physical sciences; other qualifications such as HND, HNC or unclassified degree in a chemical subject, plus significant relevant work experience; non-native English speakers need to be proficient in English, typically shown by an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or equivalent.
All years: quality issues, laboratory accreditation and the analytical approach; separation, detection and online techniques; advanced analytical techniques; pharmaceutics; process analytical technology; research methods and statistics; professional development; research project; plus options; bioanalytical science; new drug development.
Mostly by coursework including problem solving exercises; case studies; practical laboratory work; written examinations. Research project assessment includes a written report and viva voce.
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,995 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 11,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 1,665 per Unit (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Campus||Sheffield||S1 1WB||Yorkshire and the Humber|
Faculty of Health and Wellbeing
0114 225 3468