The programme will provide the underpinning academic learning for the continuing professional development of biomedical scientists. 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.
Throughout the programme inter-professional learning is strongly encouraged as the students study with other healthcare science professionals and clinicians who are following the MSc in Clinical microbiology or the MSc Clinical Science(Infection Science).
- 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 - Research Project and Dissertation