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Biomedical Science (Medical Immunology)

Middlesex University

Master On Campus
12 months
Duration
1400 GBP/year
9200 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This newly launched Biomedical Science (Medical Immunology) programme at Middlesex University will allow you to develop your knowledge and understanding of advance Immunological concepts. In particular, the course will focus on developing an understanding of how immune system disorders arise and how immunological reagents may be used as therapeutics (immunotherapeutic).

Overview

Why study MSc/PGDip/PGCert Biomedical Science (Medical Immunology) at Middlesex University?

This programme structure in the area of Biomedical Science and Medical Immunology will provide you with the necessary framework and vocabulary in essential and advanced aspects of Immunology. 

Additionally, you will gain the expertise in a range of analytical and technical skills that will equip you to pursue a range of career options. These may include employment within the health service, pharmaceutical industry and education, or, to proceed to further scientific training or research.

As part of this programme you will also carry out a research project with a focus on Immunology supervised by research-active experts in the area.

This course is designed for those students who have previously studied a related subject in Biomedical Science at university level or who have a basic knowledge of Immunology and are looking to develop an advanced mastery of the subject.

Course highlights

  • This programme is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Scientists (IBMS) which is the leading professional body for Biomedical Scientists
  • You will undertake a research project with the supervision of experts in the field. This may lead to inclusion on a scientific publication
  • External lecturers are brought in to teach their expert areas allowing you the possibility to form links with institutions outside of Middlesex University
  • Following the recent REF2014, research at Middlesex was ranked as close to the top third for research power across the entire sector and the best modern university in London for research power.

Careers

A master’s degree is an important means for health care professionals to develop the skills necessary to progress from specialist practitioner (BMS Band 6) to higher specialist practitioner (currently BMS Band 7).

A qualification at Master’s level is increasingly becoming a requirement for progression via a PhD into a research career. Possession of the MSc degree is likely to enhance your marketability in academic research, pharmaceutical research and development and Education.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Advanced Bioanalytical Techniques 
  • Biomedical Ethics and Law 
  • Experimental Design and Statistics 
  • Immunoassays and Immunotherapeutics 
  • Immunology 
  • Immunopathology 
  • Laboratory Leadership and Management 
  • Research Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We recommend applying as early as possible for your chosen postgraduate course to ensure you are granted a place .

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
87
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We normally require a second class honours degree 2:2 or above, or equivalent qualification in an appropriate subject

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9200 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

UK/EU 

  • Part-time per taught credit: £61
International
  • Part-time per taught credit: £93

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Biomedical Science (Medical Immunology)
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Middlesex University

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