University of Liverpool
This course provides training in cutting-edge techniques, encompassing genomics, proteomics and bioinformatics. Students will gain hands-on experience of next-generation sequencing and mass spectrometry, and learn basic computer programming, scripting and statistics for analysing large data sets. Research projects are available within internationally recognised laboratories.
A 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant subject, such as Life Sciences, or in Computer Science/Mathematical Sciences where the student has demonstrated experience in life sciences. Applicants with a 2.2 Honours degrees with previous work experience in post-genomics/bioinformatics are encouraged to apply.
Core modules: Programming for life sciences; introduction to research; MSc research project; optional modules; informatics for life sciences; research methods and applications in biological sciences; post-genomic technologies in biological research; genome bioinformatics; proteome bioinformatics; object oriented software development; advanced statistics for biological research; statistics for biological research.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,300 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,700 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Centre Campus||Liverpool||L3 5PS||North West|
0151 794 5927