Taught course

Instrumental Analytical Sciences: DNA Analysis, Proteomics and Metabolomics

Institution
Robert Gordon University · School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

This course is ideal for students who possess an Hons degree in a science subject. Chemical sciences subjects at second year undergraduate university level are highly desirable. Other qualifications and experience will be considered with entry being subject to the University's judgement that the person has reasonable expectation of being able to fulfil the requirements of the award. All international students for whom English is not their first language must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining either IELTS 6.5 or its equivalent in TOEFL prior to receiving an unconditional offer of a place on the course. Please note, UKVI are currently not accepting TOEFL as proof of English Language for Full Time International Student Visas.

Oilfield Chemicals; Biological Analysis; Environmental Analysis.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is designed for scientists who wish to develop their skills in DNA Analysis, Proteomics and Metabolomics.

The involvement of industry in the design of the course and an industry-based project (limited number and subject to availability), maximise employment prospects. Students on the MSc Instrumental Analytical Sciences DNA Analysis, Proteomics and Metabolomics course will benefit from the use of modern analytical equipment, study visits, guest lecturers and workshops. Research activities within the University underpin the coursework.

Information for international students

For more information, international students should visit the International Office website: www.rgu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
For more information visit www.rgu.ac.uk/sports-biomedical-and-laboratory-sciences/study-options/postgraduate-taught-full-time/dna-analysis-proteomics-and-metabolomics
International students
For more information visit www.rgu.ac.uk/sports-biomedical-and-laboratory-sciences/study-options/postgraduate-taught-full-time/dna-analysis-proteomics-and-metabolomics

Scottish/EU Students

Full-time
• £3,400 entire course

Part-time
• £1,700 per academic year

Rest of UK Students

Full-time
• £ 6,750 entire course

Part-time
• £3,375 per academic year

International Students

Full-time
• £14,100 entire course

Part-time
• £7,050 per academic year

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
36 months

PGDip

full time
9 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations30
Written coursework / continuous assessment40
Dissertation30 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
pgoffice@rgu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1224 26 2209