University of Warwick
Assisted Reproduction Technology
Students on this course gain an understanding of the complex issues that surround the provision of modern infertility treatments as well as a grasp of current management strategies for infertile couples; the interdisciplinary teamwork essential to provide a comprehensive service is stressed; teaching is through a combination of lectures, seminars, case studies and small group work; the course describes principles and practice of a range of techniques including diagnostic and ology assessment, cryopreservation, sperm preparation, ovarian stimulation and monitoring, oocyte recovery, embryo culture and transfer, and other assisted reproduction techniques; clinical aspects include epidemiology and investigation of infertility; issues of ethics, patient support and regulations are also explored in-depth.
Lower 2nd Class Honours in a 1st degree of an approved university in a relevant discipline or disciplines; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5, TOEFL iBT 92 or PTE 62.
Definition and diagnosis of infertility; hormonal control of the menstrual cycle; and ology; embryology; initiating pregnancy; micromanipulation; fertility preservation; patient support; donated sperm and eggs; follow up of pregnancies and children born; regulation and the law; ethics; quality and safety; research and the future.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PGA||Part-time||£ 3,370 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|PGA||Part-time||£ 7,595 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Warwick||Coventry||CV4 7AL||West Midlands|