Middlesex University

Course Introduction

This course will provide students with a knowledge of the skills required for a career working in a diagnostic or research laboratory. It covers the fundamental aspects of molecular and cellular biology and modern bio'analytical techniques used for studying cells and microbes. In addition, the course includes a study of pathogenic microbes, epidemiology, infection control, laboratory investigation of infectious diseases, vaccination and immunisation. The course also covers legal and ethical issues related to biomedical research. Our specialist staff, who include microbiologists, cellular pathologists, molecular biologists and biochemist work together to provide a better understanding for our students.

Course Modules

Modules include: Medical microbiology; molecular and cellular biology; research methods and ethics for biomedical sciences; research project.

Start Date:

10/2019

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £8,500 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £12,500 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc £57 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc £84 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • 2:2 (hons degree) or equivalent qualification in an appropriate subject