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MScMolecular Medicine

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sheffield.ac.uk/..l/molecular-medicine-msc 

Overview

Interested? To learn more about this study programme, entry requirements and application process, please contact one of our consultants in a country nearest to you.

Programme structure

Core modules

Scientific Information and Research Design
From Genome to Gene Function
Genome and Sequence Analysis
Research Literature Review
Human Disease Genetics
Modulating Immunity
Practical Laboratory Training

Optional modules

There are five optional pathways:

Genetics Mechanisms pathway

Modelling Protein Interactions
Gene Networks: Models and Functions

Microbes and Infection pathway

Virulence Mechanisms of Viruses, Fungi and Protozoa
Mechanisms of Bacterial Pathogenicity
Characterisation of Bacterial Virulence Determinants

Experimental medicine pathway

Molecular and Cellular Basis of Disease
Model Systems in Research
Novel Therapies

Cancer pathway

Molecular Basis of Tumourigenesis and Metastasis
Molecular Techniques in Cancer Research
Molecular Approaches to Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

Cardiovascular pathway

Vascular Cell Biology
Experimental Models of Vascular Disease
Vascular Disease Therapy and Clinical Practice

Teaching

Lectures
Seminars
Tutorials
Laboratory demonstrations
Computer practicals
Student presentations

Assessment

Assessment is continuous. Most modules are assessed by:
Written assignments
Coursework
Written exams
Verbal presentations
A thesis (possibly with a viva voce) is used to assess the research project

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application deadline
31 Dec 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time
Notes
Please see the university profile or contact us for the deadlines that apply to you

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application deadline
31 Dec 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time
Notes
Please see the university profile or contact us for the deadlines that apply to you

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States