University of Leicester
Chronic Disease and Immunity
1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in a life sciences subject providing a strong background in molecular biology and cell biology (e.g. biological sciences, immunology or biochemistry); or BTech with experience in a relevant field, such as NHS Chemical Pathology or a bio-pharmaceutical laboratory; or medically qualified candidates may also apply, provided that they have a strong background in molecular biology and cell biology.
Semester 1: core theory and techniques in inflammation; fundamental processes of inflammation; immunity; practical skills and data analysis (covering key techniques required for semester 2); advanced topics in inflammation and disease progression.
Semester 2: research project and 12,000 word dissertation.
The course caters for different student learning styles by offering a variety of teaching (formal lectures, practicals, tutorials and student presentations) and assessment modes (written, oral, practical, multiple-choice questions, short-answer questions).
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 10,070 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 17,465 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 10,070 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 10,070 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 10,070 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leicester||Leicester||LE1 7RH||East Midlands|