A degree with first or second class honours in Biological Sciences or a related scientific discipline, or an equivalent qualification; also, graduates/ non-graduates with several years' appropriate industrial/ professional experience. Overseas applicants will be required to demonstrate their level of proficiency in the English language.
Months of entry
Course contentOverall structure: Taught modules (3 months) 60 credits;
Research project (9 months) 120 credits.
All students take five core modules. Successful completion of the four core modules will fulfil the requirements for a Postgraduate Certificate. Students studying for a Postgraduate Diploma undertake a short (3 month) diploma project after successful completion of the core modules. Students taking the MSc will undertake a long (9 month) Masters research project upon successful completion of the core modules.
Information for international students
Please see: www.le.ac.uk/graduateoffice/pgprospectus/international.html
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||33|
|Dissertation||67 (15000 words)|
Course contact details
- Dr Raj Patel
- +44 (0)116 229 7068
- +44 (0)116 229 7018