• Coventry University Featured Masters Courses
  • Cardiff University Featured Masters Courses
  • Goldsmiths, University of London Featured Masters Courses
  • New College of the Humanities Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Glasgow Featured Masters Courses
  • St Mary’s University, Twickenham Featured Masters Courses
  • Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Derby Online Learning Featured Masters Courses
King’s College London Featured Masters Courses
Ulster University Featured Masters Courses
University of Bradford Featured Masters Courses
Imperial College London Featured Masters Courses
Loughborough University Featured Masters Courses
0 miles
Biological Sciences×

University of East London, Full Time Masters Degrees in Biological Sciences

  • Biological Sciences×
  • University of East London×
  • Full Time×
  • clear all
Showing 1 to 11 of 11
Order by 
Phytopharmaceutical Science, the development of drugs from plants and other natural compounds, is now a significant area of research for the development of new medicines with a sound historical basis. Read more
Phytopharmaceutical Science, the development of drugs from plants and other natural compounds, is now a significant area of research for the development of new medicines with a sound historical basis. Many drugs listed as conventional medications are derived from plants and were originally administered in plant form.

Over recent years, in their search for novel therapeutic agents, there has been a huge rise in interest from the global pharmaceutical industry centred on the isolation and evaluation of compounds from plants used in medical treatment derived from traditional medicine sources.

Based on the increasing importance of this emerging area of natural product science this programme of study will enable individuals with specific expertise in the regulation and development of plant-based medicines to pursue a career in the rapidly expanding phytopharmaceutical industry or a government regulatory body.

The MSc in Phytopharmaceuticals is a taught postgraduate programme which provides an in depth study of natural products, their analysis, value as medicines and regulatory issues controlling their production and sales.

As a MSc Phytopharmaceutical student, you will:

receive a high quality programme which will provide you with the expertise to work in the pharmaceutical industries emerging area of natural product science
be supported throughout your studies by our experienced, dedicated team of staff
study in excellent facilities, including new refurbished laboratories with the latest analytical equipment and Medicinal Herb Garden.

Programme structure

Phytopharmaceuticals is multi-disciplinary. You will study, plant chemistry, phytochemical analysis, analytical methods, quality control, toxicology, ethnobotany, herbal therapeutics, legislation and regulation of herbal products, and research methods.

In order to be eligible for the award of the Postgraduate Diploma, a student shall have passed the two specialist modules, the optional module and the core module; or one specialist module, the research project and the core module (120 M Level credits). Students obtaining 60 M level credits (by the core module and either specialist module or the research project) may be considered for the award of Postgraduate Certificate in Life Sciences.

In order to be eligible for the award of the Masters degree, a student shall have passed both specialist modules, the optional module, the research project and the core module (180 M level credits).

You will be assessed throughout the programme in practical work and theory. Coursework varies and includes laboratory work, data analysis, essays, presentations and examinations.

Career opportunities

Feedback from industry suggests that natural product science is an expanding area of interest resulting in new employment opportunities for qualified individuals with specific expertise in the regulation and development of plant based medicines. Opportunities also exist in teaching, writing and horticulture.

You may also be interested in UEL's MSc Pharmaceutical Science programme.

Read less
This programme equips you with knowledge of both the practical and theoretical aspects of immunology, with emphasis on its clinical applications. Read more
This programme equips you with knowledge of both the practical and theoretical aspects of immunology, with emphasis on its clinical applications. This will include in-depth study of how the immune system responds to pathogens and how it can be manipulated for therapeutic purposes. The programme also looks at the methodology used in obtaining knowledge. In addition to taught modules, you will also be trained in research processes, culminating in an individual research project.

Programme Structure

One year full time or two years part time
Part time students study the taught modules in year 1 and the research modules in year 2.
Taught modules are delivered in a semesterised system, with semesters running from September to January and February to June.

Key Facts

This programme is IBMS accredited
This programme has been designed for students wishing to make a career in immunology. As in other areas of biology, the cutting edge of research is primarily focused at the molecular level using the recently developed, and constantly improving, techniques in molecular biology, genomics and proteomics.

Read less
The MSc in Bioscience is a broad programme that provides you with a sound knowledge of both the practical and theoretical aspects of bioscience and the necessary skills to undertake individual and collaborative research. Read more
The MSc in Bioscience is a broad programme that provides you with a sound knowledge of both the practical and theoretical aspects of bioscience and the necessary skills to undertake individual and collaborative research. The programme has a wide appeal, from working scientists to science teachers wanting to update their knowledge of the latest trends in bioscience.

You take three optional modules and a core module in research skills. In addition to taught modules in the field you will also be trained in research processes, culminating in an individual research project which will give you the opportunity to demonstrate your individual skills and abilities.

Modules include:

Applied Biomedical Immunology
Commercial Biotechnology
Applied Toxicology
Medical Microbiology
Biology of Disease.

Read less
Biotechnology is the practical application of molecular biology in human and animal health, agriculture, the environment and biochemical manufacturing. Read more
Biotechnology is the practical application of molecular biology in human and animal health, agriculture, the environment and biochemical manufacturing. This programme equips you with knowledge of both the practical and theoretical aspects of specialist areas of biotechnology. In addition, you will be trained in research processes, culminating in an individual research project.

Programme structure

One year full time or two years part time for MSc and PG Diploma.
One year part time for PG Certificate.
Part time students take one optional module in semester A and one in semester B. In year two they take one optional module in semester A and the research skill module in semester B. The project is carried out in year 2.
Taught modules are delivered in a semesterised system, with semesters running from September to January and February to June. The research projects will run through the summer period

Read less
This programme equips you with both the practical and theoretical knowledge of specialist subject areas covered in the modules, and the necessary skills to undertake individual and collaborative research. Read more
This programme equips you with both the practical and theoretical knowledge of specialist subject areas covered in the modules, and the necessary skills to undertake individual and collaborative research. You will also develop managerial skills so that your scientific knowledge can be applied to a business environment.

Programme structure

One year full time or two years part time for MSc and PG Diploma.
One year part time for PG Certificate.
Part time students take one optional module in semester A and one in semester B. In year two they take one optional module in semester A and the research skill module in semester B. The project is carried out in year 2.
Taught modules are delivered in a semesterised system, with semesters running from September to January and February to June. The research projects will run through the summer period.

Key Facts

The programme is unique in that it offers you the chance to study biotechnology and management at Master's level on the same programme.
Designed for students wishing to make a career in the biotechnology or pharmaceutical, the medical sector, academia or any field where a knowledge of bioinformatics is desirable.

Read less
This professional doctorate is aimed at practising professionals who wish to acquire the highest level of professional and academic achievement. Read more
This professional doctorate is aimed at practising professionals who wish to acquire the highest level of professional and academic achievement. You will need to be employed in biomedical science to take the doctorate, as it is expected that the project will be carried out in your workplace.

Structure
The doctorate consists of taught elements and a research project. Core modules help you to plan and execute your research project. The project will be work based and appropriate to your biomedical science speciality, and will require the production of a 40,000-word thesis

Read less
This programme aims to equip you with a sound knowledge of both the practical and theoretical aspects of your specialist subject areas, and the necessary skills to undertake individual and collaborative research. Read more
This programme aims to equip you with a sound knowledge of both the practical and theoretical aspects of your specialist subject areas, and the necessary skills to undertake individual and collaborative research. The programme will cover the concepts, language and applications of bioinformatics, as well as molecular biology and disease, focusing on the techniques and concepts associated with genetic engineering.

Programme structure:
One year full time or two years part time for MSc and PG Diploma.
One year part time for PG Certificate.
Part time students take one optional module in semester A and one in semester B. In year two they take one optional module in semester A and the research skill module in semester B. The project is carried out in year 2.
Taught modules are delivered in a semesterised system, with semesters running from September to January and February to June. The research projects will run through the summer period.

Read less
This modular programme aims to produce postgraduate students with a sound knowledge of both the theoretical and practical aspects of strength and conditioning, as well as the necessary skills to undertake individual and collaborative research. Read more
This modular programme aims to produce postgraduate students with a sound knowledge of both the theoretical and practical aspects of strength and conditioning, as well as the necessary skills to undertake individual and collaborative research. All students take two specialist subject modules, one optional module and a core module in research skills. To complete the Master's programme, students undertake an individual research project.

This programme will blend theory and practice of strength and conditioning to develop individuals with excellent back ground knowledge and practical experience. This will develop practitioners who will benefit from the 2012 games and their legacy. The main features of the programme include:

Sound scientific knowledge

Development of practical skills and experience

Links with professional sporting organisations

State of the art laboratories

An ‘Applied’ focus throughout

A broad range of optional modules▪

Read less
This programme is designed to deliver the skills needed to become an effective researcher in Sports Science and includes a taught research skills component. Read more
This programme is designed to deliver the skills needed to become an effective researcher in Sports Science and includes a taught research skills component. It is specifically aimed at postgraduate students hoping to pursue a career in scientific research.

Opportunities for research training at PhD level are becoming increasingly competitive and selection processes more rigorous. This programme enables students to clearly demonstrate their research potential, and a wide range of relevant transferable skills, which will significantly enhance their CVs both in the competitive research studentship marketplace and in a wide range of alternative employment.

The programme focuses on all aspects of scientific research from formulation of an initial project proposal through literature review, ethics, planning, methodology, data analysis and interpretation to production of a final written report. An optional module allows for expansion of subject knowledge or further enhancement of specific research skills.

If you are considering a career in research, this programme will give you a strong foundation. Working as part of a team will ensure you are well supported and have opportunities to network. Participating in existing research projects ensures that all the necessary facilities for your research are available and increases the likelihood of publishable outputs.

Read less
The programme is based around the development of new medicines, including the design, disposition, delivery, action and use of drugs. Read more
The programme is based around the development of new medicines, including the design, disposition, delivery, action and use of drugs. Pharmaceutical Science is at the interface of biochemistry, physiology, pharmacology, toxicology and epidemiology. You will study drug development and design, legislation and regulation, drug analysis and quality control, biotechnology, pharmacology and toxicology. All students undertake a research project in a specialist topic, which develops the ability to collect original data and take into account previous work.

Programme structure

You will study core modules in Drug Design, Legislation and Regulation, and Research Skills. You will also have the option to study Toxicology, Molecular Pharmacology and Drug Development, Advanced Cellular Pharmacology and Physiology, Bioinformatics, or Drug Analysis. All students will undertake an independent research project.

You may also be interested in UEL's MSc Phytopharmaceutical Science programme.

Read less
This programme is aimed at students working towards a career in research. Two thirds of this programme is spent in the execution of a supervised individual research project within one of the research groups in the School of Health, Sport and Bioscience. Read more
This programme is aimed at students working towards a career in research. Two thirds of this programme is spent in the execution of a supervised individual research project within one of the research groups in the School of Health, Sport and Bioscience. The remaining third of the programme consists of a research skills module and an optional module which may be selected from a list containing further research skills or subject-related academic modules.

Key Facts:

Good laboratory and library facilities.
Be part of an existing research team.
Online support available.

Why Choose Us?

Studying for an MRes at UEL you will benefit from:

A thriving research environment
The opportunity to contribute to existing ongoing research projects
Excellent laboratory and library facilities
Dedicated postgraduate research space
Proximity to other major libraries and resource centres in London.

Read less

  • 1
Show 10 15 30 per page



Cookie Policy    X