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Pharmacology with Project Management MSc

University of Bedfordshire

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Course options

  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Luton Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

About the Course

This 2 year Master’s courses will give you the opportunity to be awarded a subject specific degree in Pharmacology with Project Management. The course will allow you to gain a broad overview of drug discovery and development, mechanisms of drug action at the molecular level, drug treatment of human diseases, and latest cellular and molecular technologies applied to pharmacology at an advanced level.

You will gain an in-depth knowledge of individual examples of modern drug research and development as well as project management skills.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is integral in all units corresponding to the knowledge, abilities and skills that are to be developed through the degree programme. Evidence on which assessment of students’ achievement is based will include: - formal written examinations; - summative practical assessments; - laboratory and other written reports; - problem-solving exercises; - oral presentations; - individual planning, conduct and reporting of project work; and - essay assignments.

The commitment to practical skills and the ability to communicate and interpret data through research of relevant literature is emphasised in the programme. Practical work will be assessed through written reports, poster presentations and reflective diaries. Assessments will call upon abstract writing and literature review skills to promote critical analysis and integration of knowledge across the course units. The importance of oral communication skills is also acknowledged, as some of the units require students to undertake oral presentations as a part of the assessments. Throughout the course, formative feedback will be provided in support of various tasks prior to final summative assessments. Group work, including laboratory practical sessions, will help students to develop transferable skills such as taking initiative, communication, team working and decision making.

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 13,275per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Bedfordshire

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  • Campus address

    University of Bedfordshire, Park Square, Luton, Luton, LU1 3JU, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    104th out of 123 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    93 43%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    59 59%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.91 78%



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