University of Nottingham
The course includes study of adaptive decision-making in animals in a range of contexts including: trade-offs between social and sexual behaviour, learning and other components of life history, such as immune function and disease resistance; associative and higher order learning in invertebrates; effects of genetic differences in social behaviour on population dynamics in nematodes; the evolution of insect pollinator systems.
At least a 2.2 degree in a biological-related subject; professional experience may also be considered if applicants have a suitable level of relevant experiential learning; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: minimum of 6.5 in IELTS with no less than 6 in any element, or 573 in TOEFL with 4.5 for writing or equivalent.
Dissertation; plus 40 credits in modules relevant to the study area.
Assessment is based on a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 6,690 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 14,140 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sutton Bonington Campus||Loughborough||LE12 5RD||East Midlands|