-Provides you with a broad overview of the molecular and cellular causes and treatments of human diseases -Develop a practical and theoretical understanding of the most important topics in molecular medicine -Gain hands-on training in research techniques such as confocal microscopy, flow cytometry, cloning, in situ hybridisation and bioinformatics -Learn to apply your skills to industry-relevant challenges
WHAT WILL YOU STUDY?
Sample modules: -Research techniques and experimental design -Advanced topics in biomedicine -Biology of cancer -Synthetic biology -Regenerative medicine
Please note that all modules are subject to change.
WHAT CAREER CAN YOU HAVE?
All our master’s programmes emphasise the practical skills that employers need, whether that is the ability to identify plants, carry out environmental assessments or use the latest cutting-edge molecular techniques. As a University of Reading MSc graduate, you will be well equipped to work in the field or the lab, and in the private or public sector. Many of our graduates go on to study for a PhD and pursue a career in research either in industry or in universities.
Typical roles of graduates from our ecology and wildlife-based MSc programmes include conservation officers, project managers, field ecologists and environmental consultants. Graduates from our biomedical MSc programme typically go on to pursue PhD studies or work in the pharmaceutical industry.
You are normally required to have a good undergraduate honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK) related to biological science, such as biomedical sciences, biological sciences, biochemistry or microbiology. IELTS: IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent).
Recipient: University of Reading
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