Molecular Pathology of Cancer

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Molecular Pathology of Cancer
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 99113 (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, Part time, Distance, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MSc
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, 3 years part-time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Entrance requirements
A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in a relevant biological subject is required. Evidence of equivalent professional qualifications (MBBS, BDS or BVSc) or experience will be ...

Number of Places 30

Expand+Molecular Pathology of Cancer highlights
Queen's Molecular Pathology programme is supported by Cancer Research UK.

Global Opportunities
•The partnership with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the School of Medicine, Dentistry & Biomedica...

Course Content

Expand+Molecular Pathology is at the heart of delivering precision or personalised medicine. It is having a major impact clinically revolutionising how we diagnose and treat our patients. Molecular pathology integrates genomics, digital imaging and bioinfor...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Course Structure
Taught component - Formal teaching will extend over two semesters.

Semester 1
All candidates will undertake traditional ‘face to face’ teaching for the three modules in Semester 1. This will be timetabled teaching. Some of ...

Assessment Method Assessment is by a combination of oral presentations and written coursework. The research project is assessed as a written paper and an oral presentation of the key research findings.
Careers or Further Progression Career Prospects
This MSc will produce high calibre candidates who can thrive in the academic, health care delivery or bio-industry sector.

Queen's postgraduates reap exceptional benefits. Unique initiatives, such as Degree Plus and Researcher Plus bolster our commitment to employability, while innovative leadership and executive programmes alongside sterling integration with business experts helps our students gain key leadership positions both nationally and internationally.
Further Enquiries Dr Jacqueline James
Clinical Reader
School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences - Clinical Reader
Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology
Institute for Health Sciences
Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 5781
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