Taught course

Drug Toxicology and Safety Pharmacology

Institution
University of Bradford · Institute of Cancer Therapeutics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Candidates should normally have a first degree in a life sciences subject at Honours level or equivalent, with a classification of 2:2 or above. Applications are welcome from candidates with non-standard qualifications, who have significant relevant experience; each case will be considered on its merits, and such applicants should contact the MSc Course and Admissions Tutor.

Toxicology and Safety Pharmacology; Preclinical Models for Drug Development; Molecular Mechanisms of Toxicity: Research and Analytical Methods;

Months of entry

September

Course content

Rapid advancement in our understanding of disease and progression provides new opportunities for the discovery and development of new medicines. Safety Pharmacology is concerned with the identification and characterisation of potentially undesirable activities in preclinical studies. This is an industry relevant course for training in Safety Pharmacology and preclinical toxicology, addressing key aspects of preclinical drug development and evaluation, with emphasis on the molecular and in vivo aspects of Safety Pharmacology. Experts from the pharmaceutical industry contribute to ensure industrial relevance. This course is suitable for graduates in Life Sciences wishing to pursue careers in the pharmaceutical industry or academia.

Information for international students

For more information please visit http://www.brad.ac.uk/study/international/

Fees and funding

For more information please visit http://www.brad.ac.uk/admin/student-registry/tuitionfees/Tuitionfees200708/Postgraduate_HomeEu%202007.html

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
PG Admissions
Email
course-enquiries@bradford.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1274 234706
Fax
+44 (0) 1274 236155