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If you are a healthcare professional already working in the NHS, or you’re a graduate wanting to work in the clinical setting, this MSc Genomic Medicine programme at Swansea University will enhance your career prospects.
This part-time course based on the curriculum of Health Education England, NHS England and Genomics England LTD, will equip you with; knowledge and skills to understand and interpret genomic data, an understanding of genetic and genomic techniques in a clinical setting, bioinformatic approaches required for analysis of genomic data, and advanced knowledge and skills to improve service delivery to patients.
On this programme you will be introduced to the fundamentals of human genetics and genomics along with techniques required for DNA and RNA sequencing to study genomic variation observed in the clinical setting. Everything you learn will enhance your employability skills, whether you already work in the NHS, or you are a student who wants a career in the clinical setting.
This Genomic Medicine programme at Swansea University has been designed the course to provide you with an increased knowledge and understanding of Genomic Medicine, and the skills and knowledge you need to apply your learning to professional practice.
As such, this Master’s degree will give you the in-depth knowledge of the field to potentially enhance your prospects for career progression.
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- Bioinformatics for Genome Analysis
- Ethical, Legal and Societal Issues (ELSI) in Applied Genomics
- Molecular Pathology of Cancer and Application in Cancer Diagnosis, Screening, and Treatment
- Application of Genomics in Infectious Disease
- Genomics of Common and Rare Inherited Disease
Omics Techniques and their Application to Genomic Medicine
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- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesBiomedicine Human Medicine Genetics View 202 other Masters in Biomedicine in United Kingdom
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An up-to-date CV (including a personal statement outlining the relevance of the course to the applicants professional development) and letter of support from the applicants Head of Department.
Applicants should hold a 2:2 in a relevant subject such as biochemistry, genetics, pharmacology, pharmacy, medical biosciences or nursing
Applications from candidates who can demonstrate sufficient relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis, for example:
- a relevant professional qualification at a suitable level
- several years' relevant post-qualifying professional experience, at least some of which must be at a responsible level
- completion of at least three years of an undergraduate medical degree
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International20000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 20000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA9900 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9900 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.