University of Roehampton

University of Roehampton

Health Sciences

This rewarding programme is designed to provide a biological perspective on the nature and study of human behaviour and health with an emphasis on the clinical relevance of contemporary developments in the biological sciences. Our programme is designed to improve career prospects for health professionals and offers a social context is for the anthropological and psychological issues of health and healthcare. This course covers a broad spectrum of biological approaches from the molecular to ethological studies and presents a diverse range of methods for the study of human behaviour and health. The biological basis of behaviour is an increasingly important aspect of understanding health and illness. You will develop an in-depth understanding of topic areas and mechanisms involved in the maintenance of health and well-being, and the development and treatment of disease. This rewarding programme provides an ideal platform for the basis for further post-graduate research, a career in consultancy-based research, or your development of evidence-based practice in health care. You will learn to analyse the contributions of different disciplinary and theoretical perspectives to the understanding of health and wellbeing, disease and its treatment, and care. The programme will introduce you to a wide range of health issues from stress to sleep; it considers the aetiology and symptomology of the body's complex processes with a thought-provoking and challenging syllabus.

Course modules

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,520 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 13,520 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Whitelands College Wandsworth SW15 4JD South East

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