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Medical Art

The course is the depiction of anatomy, medical science, pathology and surgery; this may include medical images, models or animations for use in education, advertising, marketing and publishing, conceptual work in relation to research, education and publishing and two or three-dimensional visualisation for the training of specific medical professionals.

Entry requirements

1st or 2.1 Honours degree in art/design or related medical science; applicants without Honours degree in art/design must provide evidence of artwork, in the form of a portfolio on CD submitted with application. Relevant professional experience will be taken into account if applicants have no graduate qualifications. IELTS of 6.5 (or equivalent), if 1st language is not English.

Course modules

Modules include: Anatomy; head and neck; anatomy; post cranial; life art; digital media practice; research training; medico-legal ethics; image capture and creation; communication and education;dissertation and exhibition

Assessment methods

A variety of assessment methods are used including: Anatomy spot-tests, portfolio assessment, written examinations, oral presentations, written coursework and exhibition presentation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,200 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 15,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 8,200 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 8,200 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Dundee City Campus Dundee DD1 4HN Scotland

Key information

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