M.Sc. Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine

  • On Campus
  • 12 months
  • GBP21250 per Year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
    GBP10250 per Year (National

    Tuition fee for the domestic students.

    )
  • English ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
| Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
This unique specialist course gives you practical experience in human embryonic stem cell techniques, helping you develop the professional skills employers want. You'll also spend time in seminars considering the ethical and legal issues associated with the field.

Description

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The world is looking for new ways to treat disease and repair damaged organs. Stem cell and regenerative medicine is driving the search. The industry is embracing new technologies. Specialists are in demand.

This unique specialist course gives you practical experience in human embryonic stem cell techniques, helping you develop the professional skills employers want. You'll also spend time in seminars considering the ethical and legal issues associated with the field.

You'll learn from leading researchers and hone your skills with a research project of your own, based in our world-famous Centre for Stem Cell Biology.

There are lectures, practical classes, tutorials and seminars. In small groups, you'll discuss, debate and present on scientific and ethical topics. You'll get one-to-one time with staff and training to support your research project.

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

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Tuition fee
  • GBP21250 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
  • GBP10250 per year ( National

    Tuition fee for the domestic students.

    )
Duration full-time 12 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Full-time

Course Content

Core modules

  • Literature Review
  • Laboratory Research Project
  • Critical Analysis of Current Science
  • Ethics and Public Awareness of Science

Optional modules

Choose two lecture modules from:

  • Modelling Human Disease
  • Stem Cell Biology
  • Bionanomaterials

Choose two practical modules from:

  • Human Embryonic Stem Cell Culture Techniques
  • Practical Cell Biology
  • Practical Developmental Genetics

Teaching

  • Lectures
  • Practical classes
  • Tutorials
  • Seminars
  • Small-group teaching classes where you'll discuss, debate, and present on scientific and ethical topics
  • Laboratory placements within the department with one-to-one attention, training and support in carrying out your individual research project

Assessment

  • Formal examinations
  • Coursework assignments
  • Debates
  • Poster presentations
  • Dissertation

English Language Requirements

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Requirements

  • You'll need a good upper second class honours degree (or equivalent) in a biomedical or related subject.
  • Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or TOEFL 100 with 24 in each component, or equivalent.

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed a recognized Bachelor's degree. International students should consider taking a Pre-Master to gain access to UK universities when:

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  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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