University of East London
The programme provides students with a sound knowledge of both the practical and theoretical aspects of bioscience and the necessary skills to undertake individual and collaborative research. The programme has a wide appeal, from working scientists to science teachers wanting to update their knowledge of the latest trends in bioscience.
Minimum 2.2 Honours degree in a relevant subject with a significant component of biochemistry, molecular biology, microbiology or genetics or a related biological science. IELTs 6.5 with 6.0 in all components.
Modules include: Applied biomedical immunology; biomedical immunology; research project; research skills. Optional modules: Bioinformatics; biology of disease 1; biology of disease 2; commercial biotechnology; medical microbiology (control); medical microbiology (pathogenesis toxicology); molecular biology and disease.
Assessment is through practical work and theory. In taught modules 40% of the module mark is derived from coursework during the semester (this can take a variety of forms including laboratory work, data analysis, essays, oral presentations etc.) and the remaining 60% from written theory examinations at the end of the semester. The research skills module is assessed by coursework involving a variety of forms of presentation. The research project is assessed mainly by the final written report, with contributions from a poster presentation and portfolio. The pass mark for all modules is 50%.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 11,700 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 1,333 per Credit module (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Stratford Campus||Waltham Forest||E15 4LZ||South East|
0208 223 3333