This course provides interdisciplinary postgraduate training in a range of behavioural genetics topics and research methods relevant to psychology and psychiatry, and other areas that are considered fundamental to an understanding of behavioural genetics.
Modules include: Introduction to behavioural genetics; research methods twin model fitting; genetic epidemiology; molecular genetics; statistical genetics; bioinformatics; psychology and psychopathology (developmental psychology; social development; psychosis and bipolar disorder, emotional/behavioural disorders; in vitro and in vivo model systems); research project.
Course Additional Entry
A minimum 2.1 Honours degree; or equivalent in psychology ;or related disciplines (behavioural, biological or mathematical sciences); relevant work experience.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|MSc (Postgraduate)||£24,750 Academic year. First year overseas fees|
|MSc (Postgraduate)||£9,000 Academic year. First year home fees|