Taught course

Genetics

Institution
University of Aberdeen · College of Life Sciences and Medicine
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A second class Honours degree or equivalent qualification (at least 60% or GPA 2.4/4), in a relevant molecular biology or medical biosciences discipline (for example Biochemistry, Genetics, Microbiology, Physiology, Biomedical Sciences).

Months of entry

September

Course content

The programme includes courses on molecular genetics, bioinformatics, mendelian genetics, applied statistics and immunogenetics. Many subjects are taught from the perspective of understanding how genetics is applied to increase our understanding of the causes and treatment of human disease.

The programme will concentrate on molecular genetics, including how it relates to human health and disease.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
School Administrator
Email
study@abdn.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1224 437096