Masters | Postgraduate Course - Aesthetic Medicine - Distance Learning MSc Course Details within Queen Mary University of London

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Course Fees
Home and EU students 2018/19 Academic Year Part time DL £4,450 International students 2018/19 Academic Year Part time DL £7,850
Start Month(s)
September
Contact Name
Blizard Institute
Aesthetic Medicine - Distance Learning MSc

Study Details

MSc 2 years Part time Distance Learning

 This is the first Aesthetic Medicine masters programme within the UK focusing on non-operative techniques and is open to a variety of clinicians such as Doctors, Dentists and Nurses. The distance learning modules will enable students to progress at a pace that fits around their daily commitments with set assignment submission deadlines during the academic year facilitating planning.

The teaching content will provide students with a strong scientific background to aesthetic medicine including skin physiology and hair biology. A sound knowledge base will be developed in basic and advanced techniques such as Botox, fillers, dermarollers, lasers and cosmeceuticals.

Why study Aesthetic Medicine at Queen Mary?

This course run by the Barts and the London’s Academic Plastic Surgery Group is based at the Centre for Cutaneous Research (CCR) at the Blizard Institute. The CCR is composed of the academic unit of Dermatology and the Cancer Research UK Skin Tumour Laboratory, and is one of the largest cutaneous research centres in Europe. Hence this group has a strong academic and research background and will be able to provide strong support for students undertaking this programme.

Module details

Core modules
Year 1

  • Cutaneous Physiology, Healing, Scarring and Ageing
  • Hair Biology and Hair Treatment
  • Non-invasive Techniques
  • Laser and Camouflage Techniques

Year 2

  • Medicolegal Practice and Patient Psychology
  • Cosmeceuticals
  • Advanced Techniques and Combined Treatments
  • Regenerative and Cell-based Applications
  • Dissertation in Aesthetic Medicine (MSc only)

Entry Requirements

Completion of Medical or Dental Degree (MBBS/MBcHB, MD, BDS) recognised by Queen Mary University of London

Completion of Nursing degree (diploma not accepted)
(Nursing and Midwifery Council registration and a minimum of four years working experience)

Programme Funding

There are a number of sources of funding available for Masters students.

These include a significant package of competitive Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) bursaries and scholarships in a range of subject areas, as well as external sources of funding.