University of Sunderland

University of Sunderland

Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical Formulations

The course covers drug delivery systems for large molecules such as proteins, genes and anticancer drugs that offer innovative ways to improve the health and wellbeing of our society.

Entry requirements

Applications from holders of, or those who hope to be awarded at least a 2nd class Honours degree in a relevant subject such as pharmacy, chemistry, pharmaceutical sciences, biochemistry, pharmacology or a related discipline.

Course modules

Modules include: Stage 1: Dosage forms and pharmacokinetics; delivering gene and therapeutic proteins; research manipulation 1. Stage 2: Pharmaceutical nanotechnology; bioinformatics; research manipulation 2. Stage 3: Research project.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include written examinations, online tests and coursework, which includes oral and poster presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Sunderland SR1 3SD North East

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Key information

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