|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Minimum 2:1 BSc in a relevant science
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
Translational Pathology (Neuroscience) combines taught modules on the fundamental aspects of the major nervous system diseases, with the development of practical laboratory skills encompassing histopathology, molecular pathology and microscopy.
You will be trained to use tissue samples in neuroscience research aimed at understanding the pathophysiology of nervous system diseases.
And you’ll discover how laboratory breakthroughs have been translated into clinical benefits.
The course will be taught by scientists and consultant neuropathologists who are experts in their fields. You’ll get the opportunity to carry out neuroanatomy dissection and you’ll work with leading research groups during the research project.
Basic Principles of Pathology and Histopathology
Ethics and Public Awareness of Science
Pathology and Modelling of Neurodegenerative Disease
Neuroinflammation, Neuro-Oncology and Neurovascular Disease
Literature Review and Critical Analysis of Science
Practical laboratory classes and demonstrations
Practical laboratory assessments