The course is primarily designed for those who wish to develop their career in the biosciences, with particular emphasis on medical and healthcare biotechnology (including bio-pharmaceutical and bio-industries). The MSc programme comprises three academic semesters in duration. In semester one, students study four 15-credit point modules. In semester two, students study three modules. In semester three, students study the module Biotechnology research project (60-credit points). On completion of this course, you will have gained experience of problem solving and research design in a range of selected medical and healthcare biotechnology areas.