UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Sensory Systems, Technologies and Therapies

The course is designed to produce scientists with an edge; researchers capable of working at the interface between scientific disciplines and trained to understand the clinical and commercial as well as scientific issues surrounding development of technologies and therapies for disorders of sensory systems.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Overseas students need to provide evidence of proficiency in the English language, e.g. an IELTS qualification (overall grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each of the subtests).

Course modules

Introduction to sensory systems, technologies and therapies; research in practice; translating science into the clinic; anatomy and physiology of the audiovestibular system; auditory biophysics and electroacoustics; ocular cell biology, genetics and epidemiology of ocular disease; ocular development in health and disease; visual neuroscience.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, tutorials, practicals, seminars, workshops, journal clubs, and an extended research project. Assessment is through coursework, oral presentations, essays, practicals, unseen written examinations, and research dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time GBP 12,465 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time GBP 23,690 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MRes Full-time GBP 12,465 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time GBP 12,465 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time GBP 12,465 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

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