University of Strathclyde

Degree level: Postgraduate

Advanced Biochemistry (Taught)

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Course summary

Advanced Biochemistry (MSc) has a special focus on how cells work at molecular level. Together with the related field of molecular biology, biochemistry provides important advances in understanding the molecular basis of life, and how alteration or disruption of these molecular pathways leads to disease processes. Our MSc will provide you with comprehensive postgraduate life sciences training.

Course details

Modules

Generic Skills for Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Students; Entrepreneurship; Advanced Techniques in Biomedical Research 1&2; Postgraduate Studies in Advanced Biochemistry; Advanced Topics in Biomedical Research; Research Project; In Vivo Biology; Drug Discovery; Postgraduate Studies in Haematology; Postgraduate Studies in Clinical Biochemistry; Postgraduate Studies in Applied Biochemistry.

Assessment method

Assessment of taught classes is through multiple choice tests, computer quizzes, problem-solving scenarios, poster and oral presentations, essays, and formal written exams. The laboratory project is assessed through a written thesis.


Entry requirements

Minimum second class honours degree or international equivalent in a biological or chemical discipline. You must have an English language minimum score of IELTS 6.0 (with no component below 5.5).


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9050 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9050 Year 1
Scotland £9050 Year 1
Wales £9050 Year 1
Channel Islands £9050 Year 1
International £22400 Year 1

Additional fee information

For information on tuition fees, additional costs and funding for this programme, please view the programme details on the University of Strathclyde website.

Sponsorship information

https://www.strath.ac.uk/studywithus/scholarships/

Advanced Biochemistry at University of Strathclyde - UCAS