University of Glasgow
This programme offers focused training which integrates basic and clinical sciences, and equips students with the essential skills required to function effectively as a clinical pharmacologist in the 21st century. Students acquire core skills, enabling an appreciation of how to apply clinical pharmacological, regulatory and ethical principles to the optimisation of therapeutic practice and clinical research; in addition to a firm grasp of the principles of molecular pharmacology, students also gain foundational knowledge in the emerging science of pharmacogenomics and personalised medicine. Students attend lectures, seminars and tutorials and take part in lab, project and team work.
The programme is open to medical, pharmacy and bioscience graduates. Applicants should have an Honours degree or equivalent in their subject. In exceptional circumstances, other science graduates or bioscience graduates with an Ordinary degree may be eligible, on demonstration of appropriate postgraduate professional experience. Whilst not essential, demonstration of appropriate postgraduate experience or relevant employment may enhance the application. Applicants are required to provide 2 references and full degree transcript plus a personal statement indicating why they wish to study this programme at the University of Glasgow.
Core courses: principles of pharmacology; medical statistics; drug disposition; pharmacogenomics and molecular medicine; topics in therapeutics; pharmaceutical medicine; in addition you will undertake a dissertation/project.
The programme is made up of six compulsory courses plus a dissertation/project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc (MedSci)||Full-time||£ 6,800 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc (MedSci)||Full-time||£ 20,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc (MedSci)||Full-time||£ 6,800 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MSc (MedSci)||Part-time||£ 756 per Credit module (home fees)||24 months|
|MSc (MedSci)||Part-time||£ 756 per Credit module (EU fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Glasgow||Glasgow||G12 8QQ||Scotland|
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