This flexible course focuses on the molecular and genetic factors of human diseases. Understanding those factors is crucial to the development of therapies.
Core modules cover the fundamentals. You choose specialist modules from the pathway that interests you most.
We also give you practical lab training to prepare you for your research project. The project is five months of invaluable laboratory experience: planning, carrying out, recording and reporting your own research.
Scientific Information and Research Design
From Genome to Gene Function
Genome and Sequence Analysis
Research Literature Review
Human Disease Genetics
Practical Laboratory Training
Entry Requirements For This Course
A 2:1 degree with a substantial element of human or animal biology. We also welcome medical graduates and graduates in other scientific subjects such as biotechnology. Postgraduate pathways and pre-masters at other institutions
If you do not meet the entry requirements for this course then consider one of these postgraduate preparation courses from another institution: