University of Dundee
Semester 1 provides in-depth teaching and directed study on the molecular biology of cancer, with a particular emphasis on oral cancer, and comprises 5 compulsory modules plus a mandatory course introduction/orientation. Following the successful completion of the taught modules 1-4, students are guided to focus on a specific research project, which, after completion of a series of practical classes and a relevant literature review, is carried out in semester 2 and throughout the remainder of the year.
1st or 2.1 BDS degree or 1st or 2.1 equivalent in a scientific discipline in the field of biological; biochemical or biomedical sciences (2.2 Honours degrees will be considered under exceptional circumstances), with flexibility for accreditation of prior or experiential learning. IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component less than 6.0 (or equivalent), if the 1st language is not English.
Modules include: cell proliferation and cancer; research techniques; cell signalling and cancer; cancer cell biology; oral cancer: aetiology, diagnosis and management; research project.
Coursework; oral examination; examination.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 15,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 15,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 15,500 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||12 months|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 15,500 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Dundee City Campus||Dundee||DD1 4HN||Scotland|