Masters | Postgraduate Course - Biomedical Science (Medical Microbiology) MSc Course Details within Queen Mary University of London

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Course Fees
Home and EU students 2018/19 Academic Year Full time £10,400 Part time £4,450 International students 2018/19 Academic Year Full time £19,050 Part time £7,850
Start Month(s)
September
Contact Name
School of Engineering and Materials Science
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Biomedical Science (Medical Microbiology) MSc

Study Details

MSc 1 year Full time 2 years Part time

The programme will provide the underpinning academic learning for the continuing professional development of biomedical scientists and is designed to give graduates the knowledge and intellectual skills required to provide, develop and advance specialist scientific services within healthcare systems. Teaching will be delivered by day release (part time students) or full time study and distance learning methods. The programme includes input by specialism experts in NHS service roles and delivers research-informed teaching from within a research-rich environment.

Module details

Compulsory modules

  • Introduction to Clinical Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology and Pathogenesis
  • Professional and Research Skills
  • Public Health and Communicable Disease Control
  • Antimicrobials
  • Clinical Microbiology and Infection Control
  • Laboratory Management
  • Project and Dissertation.

Entry Requirements

Minimum of a 2:1 degree in biomedical science (or degree with a significant content of medical microbiology) or equivalent.

Applicants for part time study must hold a full-time appointment or attachment in a medical/clinical microbiology department of a medical school, hospital, HPA or other appropriate institution for the duration of their studies.

Applicants who are in full time employment within the NHS but who do not reach academic standards but have appropriate work based experience may be considered for a place on the programme at the discretion of the Dean of Postgraduate Studies (School of Medicine and Dentistry).

Applicants for part time study must hold a full-time appointment or attachment in a medical/clinical microbiology department of a medical school, hospital, HPA or other appropriate institution for the duration of their studies.

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.