Nottingham Trent University

Molecular Microbiology

This course aims to provide students with a strong grounding in microbial genetics and molecular biology, through the exploration of microbial structure, physiology, and behaviour at the molecular level. This course can be studied to PG Certificate, PG Diploma or Masters level.

Entry requirements

A UK Honours degree (minimum 2.2) or higher qualification in a biological or equivalent subject, plus laboratory experience gained through employment or an undergraduate research project. Appropriate experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered. Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5.
A UK Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or higher qualification in a biological subject, plus laboratory experience gained through employment or an undergraduate research project. Appropriate experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered. Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Research Methods and Bioethics; Molecular Microbiology; Medical Microbiology; Business and Enterprise; Microbial Diagnostics; Techniques in Macromolecular Analysis; Research Project.
Core modules: Research Methods and Bioethics; Research Project; Molecular Microbiology.

Optional modules: Microbial Diagnostics; Medical Microbiology.

Assessment methods

You will be assessed by a variety of methods including: research project, written assignment, case studies, poster and oral presentations, laboratory reports, in-class tests and a skills portfolio.

Sponsorship information

Visit www.ntu.ac.uk/satscholarships for more information on our scholarships and bursaries.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2018 13,900 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2018 7,800 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement September 2018 15,285 (Whole course) International 2 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time January 2019 3,900 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement September 2018 9,185 (Whole course) Home/EU 2 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time January 2019 13,900 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 3,900 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time January 2019 7,800 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time September 2018 3,900 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2019 3,900 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2018 7,800 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2019 13,900 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2019 7,800 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement January 2019 15,285 (Whole course) International 2 2 Years
MSc Sandwich including industrial placement January 2019 9,185 (Whole course) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2018 13,900 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years

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