MSc Biosciences

Develop a comprehensive and detailed knowledge of modern scientific practice with our Masters in Biosciences. This academic, data-driven programme will teach you how to work in an evidence-led manner and apply innovative approaches to the theory and practical application of science. You will develop lab skills, analyse large data sets and conduct your own research project.

Succeed in understanding existing and emerging concepts in science. The modules on this course provide a comprehensive experience of modern laboratory science, suitable for career progression and academic development. You will acquire the technical, analytical and employability skills valued by employers in the contemporary science industry.

You will gain the technical knowledge to analyse the purity of drug formulations, understand large data sets and manage your own research. This course is underpinned by data analysis, using techniques and tools to improve data processing and displaying. You will learn to work with statistical tools valued by established institutions such as the Royal Society of Biology.

Alongside carrying out laboratory investigations both independently and as part of a team, you will also refine and develop a range of employability skills. These skills include time management, effective communication, teamwork and confidence in an industry-standard lab. These attributes, coupled with technical knowledge, are in demand by employers.

This course is validated by The Open University

pound symbol iconFee £7,950 full-time (per academic year) | £3,975 part-time (per academic year)
map pin iconLocation University Centre Leeds
calendar iconStart Date September 2021
timer iconDuration 1 year full-time | 2 years part-time
level iconCourse Code 77305-10 full-time | 77306-10 part-time
clock iconStudy Mode Full-time | Part-time