Taught course

Human Molecular Genetics

Institution
Imperial College London · Faculty of Medicine
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

At least a second class honours degree from a UK university in biochemical sciences, genetics or a related subject. Normally, students on this course have a 2.1 or 1st class undergraduate degree. Candidates with medical or nursing degress, or with other training backgrounds, can also be very successful on this course.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course provides a broad grounding in human genetics, with the emphasis on the molecular aspects of human genetics, particularly in relation to human disease.

It is aimed mainly at science graduates who seek research careers in areas such as fundamental human molecular genetics, genetic factors in human health and disease, or molecular and cytogenetic approaches to diagnosis.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations30
Written coursework / continuous assessment30
Dissertation40 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Admissions, Registry
Email
pgmedreg@ic.ac.uk