Nottingham Trent University

Degree level: Postgraduate

Cancer Biology (Taught)

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Course summary

This course aims to give students advanced knowledge of cellular systems. Applicants learn about the pathogenesis of cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes and kidney fibrosis, along with an exploration of current approaches to cancer gene therapy and immunotherapy.

Course details

Modules

Research Methods and Bioethics; Research Project; Cell Culture and Antibody Technology; Biology of Disease.

Assessment method

Taught modules are assessed by a variety of different types of course work including written assignments, oral presentations and poster presentations, and examinations. The research project will involve the design, implementation and reporting of a major research task as a thesis and presentation orally and/or as a poster.


Entry requirements

A UK honours degree (minimum 2.1) or higher qualification in a Biological subject, plus laboratory experience gained through employment or an undergraduate research project. Appropriate experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered. Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

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Sponsorship information

Visit our website for more information on our scholarships and bursaries. https://www.ntu.ac.uk/study-and-courses/postgraduate/fees-and-funding

Cancer Biology at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS