Cancer Medicine

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Cancer Medicine
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 101948 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MSc(Res)
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 1 year full-time.
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Entry Requirements

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Normally a minimum of a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in a relevant biological subject. Evidence of equivalent professional qualifications (MBBS, BDS or BVSc) or experienc...

Number of Places 25
Course Content

The MSc in Cancer Medicine will provide students with new knowledge of how precision medicine can improve and shape future healthcare. Students will gain hands-on experience of molecular techniques and the equipment/devices used in a modern...

Subjects Taught

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Research Translational: from Concept to Commercialisation (Full Year)
This module covers the principles of disease biology and new technological developments that increase our understanding of disease processes. It develops an appreciati...

Assessment Method Assessment is by a combination of oral presentations and written assignments. The research project is written up as a dissertation.
Careers or Further Progression

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This programme will equip you with the skills to work in a translational medicine setting in an academic or hospital environment and in the biotech/ pharmaceutical industries. You’ll gain an insight into the financia...

Further Enquiries Dr Paul Mullan
Programme Co-ordinator
School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences
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