University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Advanced Biochemistry

Advanced Biochemistry (MSc) has a special focus on how cells work at molecular level. Together with the related field of molecular biology, biochemistry provides important advances in understanding the molecular basis of life, and how alteration or disruption of these molecular pathways leads to disease processes.

Entry requirements

MSc: Minimum second class honours degree or international equivalent in a biological or chemical discipline. You must have an English language minimum score of IELTS 6.0 (with no component below 5.5).

Course modules

Generic Skills for Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Students; Entrepreneurship; Advanced Techniques in Biomedical Research 1&2; Postgraduate Studies in Advanced Biochemistry; Advanced Topics in Biomedical Research; Research Project; In Vivo Biology; Drug Discovery; Postgraduate Studies in Haematology; Postgraduate Studies in Clinical Biochemistry; Postgraduate Studies in applied Biochemistry.

Assessment methods

Assessment of taught classes is through multiple choice tests, computer quizzes, problem-solving scenarios, poster and oral presentations, essays, and formal written exams. The laboratory project is assessed through a written thesis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 19,500 per Whole course (International) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,100 per Whole course (Home/EU) 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 19,500 per Whole course (International) 24 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,100 per Whole course (Home/EU) 24 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions - Faculty of Science
Telephone number: 
01415483623