University of East London

University of East London

Bioscience

This programme is aimed at students working towards a career in research; 2/3 of this programme is spent in the execution of a supervised individual research project within 1 of the research groups in the School of Health, Sport and Bioscience; the remaining 1/3 of the programme consists of a research skills module and an optional module which may be selected from a list containing further research skills or subject related academic modules.

Entry requirements

An undergraduate Honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline from a UK University with a minimum 2.2 classification (or equivalent); a written statement in support of your application of a maximum of 1,500 words outlining academic and professional background, career objectives and reasons for choosing the MRes Programme; in considering applicants we will look for evidence of a candidate's ability and background knowledge in relation to the proposed field of study; 2 supporting references, one of which is preferably academic.

Course modules

Core: Essential Research Skills; options include: designing and implementing survey research; quantitative data analysis; creating and analysing qualitative data; research to evaluate quality, impact and effectiveness; bioinformatics; applications of bioinformatics; biomedical immunology; applied biomedical immunology; biology of disease 1; biology of disease 2; medical microbiology (pathogenesis); medical microbiology (control); toxicology; applied toxicology; molecular biology and disease; commercial biotechnology; analytical toxicology; applications of bioinformatics; advanced cellular pharmacology and physiology.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods vary across the programme to ensure that you develop and are assessed against the full range of learning outcomes and to enable all students to showcase their skills.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,125 per Credit (England) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,125 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,125 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,125 per Credit (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Stratford Campus Waltham Forest E15 4LZ South East

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