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Candidates should possess one of the following:
- At least a second-class Honours degree awarded by an approved university or institution in an appropriate subject
- A degree without Honours, awarded by an approved university or institution in an appropriate subject, followed by at least two years appropriate postgraduate experience
Months of entry
This programme is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of all aspects of nanoscience and its potential environmental and human health-related risk. It focuses on the fundamental and underpinning science but also discusses applications, synthesis and policy, and regulatory responses. The MRes is a research-focused Masters course with a large part devoted to an independent but supervised research project, carried out in state-of-the-art-laboratories.
Key features of the programme are:
Coverage of nanoscience and its implications
Focused teaching and learning modules
Experimental, field based or modelling research project
The programme is a collaborative endeavour between the Environmental Health Science group in the School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences and the School of Biosciences. Taught and research elements are undertaken concurrently.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Enquiries