Taught course

Molecular Parasitology and Vector Biology

Institution
Keele University · School of Life Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

2nd class honours or higher in Biological Sciences Medicine or Veterinary Science. May include appropriate alternatives to degree.

Months of entry

September

Course content

6 modules: core parasitology and entomology, molecular biology, immunology, vector biology, plus research skills and 5-month project. Course is run jointly with Universities of Manchester and Salford.

Information for international students

Geared towards tropical diseases parasites and vectors.

Fees and funding

some International scholarships (£3000) available for students from some overseas countries
see http://www.keele.ac.uk/depts/aep/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations40
Written coursework / continuous assessment35
Dissertation25 (12500 words)

Course contact details

Name
Prof R D Ward
Email
bia40@keele.ac.uk
Phone
01782 733417
Fax
01782 733516