Taught course

Nanomedicine

Institution
Swansea University · Swansea University Medical School
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Normally a 2.2 honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate subject. English Language Requirement IELTS 6.5 or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This 12-month course is suitable for graduates with experience in disciplines of biology, life sciences or engineering who wish to develop their understanding of the application of Nanotechnology in healthcare and to undergo training in experimental design and experimental practice in a novel research topic. The programme is modular and structured in three levels, each building on the next. You can elect to take either the full Master's programme or the Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma, depending on need and circumstances.The programme is designed to allow you to complete either as full time or part time study. For part-time students, each of the three components are scheduled to take a year each to complete.

The programme will give you generic evidence based practice training with additional modules exploring:

  • Introduction to Bioinformatics
  • Nano(Geno)toxicology
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Diagnostics and Imaging
  • Physiology and Disease
  • Nanomedicines and Therapeutics
  • Research Design and Ethics
  • Principles of Nanomedicine
  • Bio-Nanotechnology
  • Dissertation (Research Project)

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page: www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGCert

part time
12 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Swansea University Medical School
Email
postgraduatemedicine@swansea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1792 513400