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2:2 honours degree in life sciences, biomedical sciences or allied subjects.
Months of entry
Our course is unique. You’ll explore the molecular genetic basis to disease from both a human and infectious disease perspective.
Key topics that you’ll cover include:
- the molecular basis to human genetic diseases
- the molecular basis to infectious diseases
- molecular diagnostic technologies in healthcare
- bioinformatics and statistics
- research skills
On this course, you will:
- experience advanced study in the theoretical and practical aspects of the genetic basis and diagnosis of disease from both human and pathogen perspectives
- be involved with an active research laboratory where you will develop the skills essential for a career in research
- train to carry out critical evaluation of published scientific papers and develop the ability to report and interpret results
- study the latest diagnostic technologies in healthcare
You will work with an active research group throughout your project - getting involved in research at the forefront of the University's research strategy.
This course is suitable for graduates in life sciences, biomedical sciences and allied subjects, as well as those already employed in science, laboratory or medical fields.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Enquiries
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