This Cancer MSc programme offered at the University College London (UCL) offers a foundation in understanding cancer as a disease process and its associated therapies. Students learn about the approaches taken to predict, detect, monitor and treat cancer, alongside the cutting-edge research methods and techniques used to advance our understanding of this disease and design better treatment strategies.
The knowledge and skills developed will be suitable for those contemplating a PhD or medical studies in cancer, as well as those individuals interested in a career in an industrial or healthcare setting.
Skills include critical evaluation of scientific literature, experimental planning and design, interpretation of data and results, presentation/public speaking skills, time management, working with a team, working independently and writing for various audiences.
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- Basic Biology and Cancer Genetics
- Cancer Therapeutics
- Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy
- Cancer Research Proposal
- Cancer Clinical Trials (optional module)
- Behavioural Science and Cancer (optional module)
- 12 months
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DisciplinesPublic Health Human Medicine Health Sciences View 1183 other Masters in Health Sciences in United Kingdom
- A minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor's degree from a UK university in a relevant discipline such as life sciences or medicine or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.
International29260 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 29260 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA15050 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 15050 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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