2023/24 Taught Postgraduate Programme Catalogue
|Programme code:||MOR-MEDS||UCAS code:|
|Duration:||12 Months||Method of Attendance:||Full Time|
|Programme manager:||Dr Susan Richmand and Dr Henry Wood||Contact address:||firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com|
Total credits: 180
Academic entry requirements:
- A bachelor's degree with a 2:1 (hons) in a scientific subject allied with medicine, including, but not limited to, anatomy, biology, biochemistry, pharmacology, or biomedical science.
- A bachelor’s degree with a 2.2 (hons) in a scientific subject allied with medicine, including, but not limited to, anatomy, biology, biochemistry, pharmacology, or biomedical science, with two years or more of appropriate work experience in health subject area.
- Medical students who have successfully completed three, or four years, of a UK medical degree and wish to take the MRes course as an intercalated programme.
English language requirements:
IELTS 7.0 overall, with no less than 6.0 in writing and no less than 6.5 in all other components.
School/Unit responsible for the parenting of students and programme:
School of Medicine
Examination board through which the programme will be considered:
School of Medicine Postgraduate Programmes Assessment Board
Relevant QAA Subject Benchmark Groups:
None for this subject
At the end of the MRes programme students should demonstrate theoretical and applied knowledge of research skills in medicine. This encompasses evaluating published research, formulation of new hypotheses to explore experimental evidence of the causes of and consequences of disease and conducting research in the laboratory or with patients.
Distinctiveness of the programme
The programme will:
- Provide students with research skills and projects in excellent facilities at advanced level.
- Explore the process of scientific publication and the importance of dissemination of research knowledge.
- Provide medical students with the opportunity of intercalating at master's level.
Year1 - View timetable
Candidates will be required to study the following compulsory modules:
|MEDM5161M||Methods in Biomedical Research||15 credits||Semester 1 (Sep to Jan)|
|MEDS5010M||Research Project in Medicine||120 credits||1 Sep to 31 Jul|
|MEDS5020M||Paper Criticism in Medicine||15 credits||Semesters 1 & 2 (Sep to Jun)|
|MEDS5030M||Publication review and dissemination||15 credits||Semester 2 (Jan to Jun)|
Candidates will be required to study 15 credits from the following optional modules
|MEDR5250M||Applied Qualitative Health Research||15 credits||Semester 1 (Sep to Jan)|
|YCHI5085M||Informatics and Data Science in Health Care and Research||15 credits||Semester 1 (Sep to Jan)|
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