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Infection Biology (with specialisms)

University of Glasgow

Venues

Gilmorehill Campus

Content

The taught Infection Biology MSc will help you to develop your knowledge and understanding of the molecular mechanisms by which bacteria, viruses and parasites cause disease in humans and in domesticated animals, and the immune responses generated as a result.

You can choose to specialise in one of the following: Parasitology; Microbiology (Bacteriology); or Virology.

You can exit at the end of 3-4 months with PgCert Infection Biology.

You can exit at the end of 7-8 months with PgDip Infection Biology.

Entry Requirements

You should have at least a second class Honours Degree or equivalent in Biomedical Science or a relevant subject. Alternative qualifications will also be considered on a case-by-case basis. You are required to provide two references and a full degree transcript with your application.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months

Faculty

College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences

Department

Infection, Immunity and Inflammation

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gla.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General