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Swansea University

Applied Analytical Science (LCMS), MSc / PGDip

Swansea University
In Singleton Park

£6,450
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Typology Master
Location Singleton park (Wales)
Start Different dates available
  • Master
  • Singleton park (Wales)
  • Start:
    Different dates available
Description

All MSc and PG Diploma students will complete the following Part I modules (to the value of 120 credits)

Part I
PMLM00: Mass spectrometry – basics and fundamentals
Credits: 20
Module type: Core
PMLM01: Separation science and sample handling
Credits: 20
Module type: Core
PMLM03: Pharmaceuticals & life science
Credits: 20
Module type: Core
PMRM02: Data Analysis for Health and Medical Sciences
Credits: 20
Module type: Core
PMM28: Nano(geno)toxicology
Credits: 20
Module type: Core
PMRM02: Data Analysis for Health and Medical Sciences
Credits: 20
Module type: Core
MSc students will also be required to complete a 60-credit Dissertation.

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Where and when
Starts Location
Different dates available
Singleton Park
University Of Wales Swansea, SA2 8PP, Swansea, Wales
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Starts Different dates available
Location
Singleton Park
University Of Wales Swansea, SA2 8PP, Swansea, Wales
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To take into account

· Requirements

Applications for the MSc and PG Diploma will be from those looking for extensive training in LCMS, and a PG 'Certificate in Applied LCMS' suited to professionals, with several years experience in analytical sciences, requiring an up-date in their skills. Candidates should normally have a minimum of a 2.2 degree in a relevant science subject. Applicants wishing to pursue the MSc as a continuation of studies as a transfer or upgrade from the PG Diploma or PG 'Certificate in Applied LCMS' will only be accepted for enrolment the following academic year.

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What you'll learn on the course

IT
Data analysis
Laboratory Practice
healthcare
Communications
Medical
Nursing Care
Pharmaceutical Management
Medical training
Science Philosophy

Course programme

Modules

Disclaimer: Module selection options may change.

MSc 1 Year Full-time

Year 1 (Level 7 PGT)

FHEQ 7 Taught Masters / PGDip / PGCert

Students choose 120 credits from the following:

Compulsory Modules

Module CodeSemesterCreditsModule NamePMLM00Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Mass Spectrometry - basics and fundamentalsPMLM01Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Separation science and sample handlingPMLM07Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)10Data analysis and method developmentPMLM08Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)10Professional Management and laboratory practice

Optional Modules

Application modules

Choose Maximum Of 60 credits from the following Modules:

NOTE : Select four modules from the list below.

Module CodeSemesterCreditsModule NameGuidancePMLM02Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)15LC/MS Applications I: ProteomicsPMLM03Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)15LC/MS Applications II: PharmaceuticalPMLM04Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)15LC/MS Applications III: Environmental and Forensic AnalysisPMLM05Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)15LC/MS Applications IV: Medical and life sciencesPMLM06Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)15LC/MS Applications V: Metabolomics, Lipidomics and Bioactive lipids

MSc 3 Year Part-time

Year 1 (Level 7 PGT)

FHEQ 7 Taught Masters / PGDip / PGCertCompulsory Modules

Module CodeSemesterCreditsModule NamePMLM00Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Mass Spectrometry - basics and fundamentalsPMLM01Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)20Separation science and sample handlingPMLM07Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)10Data analysis and method developmentPMLM08Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)10Professional Management and laboratory practice

Year 2 (Level 7 PGT)

FHEQ 7 Taught Masters / PGDip / PGCert

Students choose 60 credits from the following:

Compulsory Modules

None found.

Optional Modules

Application Modules (Optionals)

Choose Maximum Of 60 credits from the following Modules:

NOTE : Select four modules from the list below.

Module CodeSemesterCreditsModule NameGuidancePMLM02Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)15LC/MS Applications I: ProteomicsPMLM03Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)15LC/MS Applications II: PharmaceuticalPMLM04Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)15LC/MS Applications III: Environmental and Forensic AnalysisPMLM05Semester 1 (Sep-Jan Taught)15LC/MS Applications IV: Medical and life sciencesPMLM06Semester 2 (Jan - Jun Taught)15LC/MS Applications V: Metabolomics, Lipidomics and Bioactive lipids

Additional information

Tuition Fees
Tuition fees for years of study after your first year are subject to an increase of 3%.
You can find further information on fees and how to pay on our tuition fees page.
You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page.
Current students: You can find further information of your fee costs on our tuition fees page.


Careers and Employability

Course content designed for the needs of industry Fundamentals of mass spectrometry and separation science, professional management of laboratory practice, data analysis, method development and industrially-current applications areas. Extensive training in a research-led Institute Highly practical course and extensive in-house equipment Experience more in-depth and ‘hands-on’ MSc than most analytical courses. Many taught modules encourage problem solving skills, involving relevant simulated (pre-existing) scenarios Assessments that encourage transferrable skills essential for employment Professional Development (PD) Portfolio Participation of expert industrial guest lecturers Unique networking opportunities with relevant potential employers for enhanced employability in areas such as: - Pharmaceuticals - Food and Nutrition - Clinical diagnostics - Forensics - Environment - Agriculture - Homeland security - Marketing and sales - Veterinary - Cosmology - Geology - Textile manufacture - Archaeology