Postgrad LIVE! Study Fairs

Birmingham | Edinburgh | Liverpool | Sheffield | Southampton | Bristol

University of Warwick Featured Masters Courses
University of Bristol Featured Masters Courses
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh Featured Masters Courses
Imperial College London Featured Masters Courses
Newcastle University Featured Masters Courses
    School of Chemistry Logo
  • Study Type

    Full time available

  • Subject Areas

    Biological Sciences

    Chemistry

  • Start Date

    September

  • Course Duration

    1 year full-time

  • Course Type

    MSc

  • Course Fees

    Tuition fees vary between degree programmes. Find the specific fees for your chosen programme on our website.

  • Last Updated

    02 November 2018

Course content

Programme description

Medicinal and Biological Chemistry requires a thorough understanding of molecules, their structures, properties and synthesis, but it also demands the chemical understanding of the nature of biological structures, from macromolecules to cells, the design of pharmaceutical materials in the laboratory and their function in clinical settings.

The knowledge and skills acquired in the course will leave graduates well equipped to compete for positions related to 'drug discovery' in chemical, pharmaceutical or biotechnological companies.

The degree consists of advanced lecture courses in:

  • Synthetic Organic Chemistry
  • Chemical Biology
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Biophysical Chemistry

These are studied concurrently with a predominantly practical based course offering an introduction to

Read More...

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...


Enquire About This Course

Recipient: University of Edinburgh

* required field

Please correct the errors indicated below to send your enquiry


Your enquiry has been emailed successfully