University of Bath
This programme provides a mix of taught components, extended laboratory projects, literature reviews and preparation of a grant proposal based on a research dissertation. It gives students an insight into number of modern research activities and techniques, and provides generic, transferable skills training needed for all early stage researchers. The programme also addresses the scientific, ethical and commercial context within which the research takes place. The course allows the student to study practical evolutionary problems with model organisms, such as the fruit fly, as well as theoretical explorations of evolution using modelling and bioinformatics.
1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate subject. IELTS 6.5 (with atleast 6.0 in each of the 4 components).
Modules include: Evolution in deep time; sexual conflict; bioinformatics; microbial evolution (from the laboratory to nature); the evolution of genetic systems; molecular evolution and phylogenetics.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 19,600 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|The Centre for Addiction Treatment Studies||Warminster||BA12 8PY||South West|
Faculty of Science Graduate School