Postgraduate Courses

MSc in Medical Genetics

The course aims to: a) provide a high level of scientific knowledge and understanding of genetic influences on disease processes b) develop an informed and critical appreciation of current and developing technologies and their IT requirements for gene and genome analysis c) develop an appreciation of the IT tools used in medical informatics d) develop a framework to assess ethical implications of developments in biomedical sciences e) enable you to gain additional specialist knowledge in areas such as Immunology or Epidemiology of Emerging Infectious Disease f) enhance individual intellectual development through the research project and dissertation

Institution: London Metropolitan University
Department: London North Campus
Entry: The normal academic standard for entry is a Lower Second (2.2) UK first degree in biomedical or life sciences subjects. Other related subjects such as biochemistry, biological sciences or human biology may be considered on an individual basis. Equivalent overseas qualifications will also be accepted. Proficiency in the English Language is essential. If English is not your first language, you will require an IELTS 6,TOEFL 580,CBT TOEFL 237 or equivalent.
Address: 166-220 Holloway Road London N7 8DB
Telephone: 020 7133 4202
Contact: Postgraduate Course Enquiries,
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