Birkbeck, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme provides hands'on experience and training in a wide range of analysis techniques and instrumentation used in the molecular biosciences, biomedical and pharmaceutical sectors. It is designed to allow flexibility in attendance requirements and offers the opportunity to complete a novel research project in one of our excellent research laboratories.

Course Modules

Compulsory modules:

NMR Spectroscopy and Mass Spectrometry;

Optical Spectroscopy and Atomic Spectrometry;

Separation Science .

Option modules:

Analysis of Nanomaterials;

Clinical and Biopharmaceutical Analysis .

Research project or distance'learning module:

Analytical Bioscience Research Project;

Techniques in Structural Molecular Biology .

If you wish to expand your skills, you can attend additional practical microbiology and statistical analysis classes.

Start Date:

10/2018

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £14,850 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,200 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc £4,600 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc £7,425 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip £2,725 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip £4,950 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip £5,450 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip £9,925 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Honours degree in a scientific subject or with appropriate work experience. If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, our usual requirement is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each of the sub-tests.