Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty of Medicine and Surgery

Master of Science in Molecular and Cell Biology
(M.Sc.(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2020)

YEAR ONE

Students are required to obtain a total of 90 ECTS credits over a period of 5 Semesters of part-time study.

Students will be required to register for the study-units as directed by the board.

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

MDS5100* Dissertation 80 ECTS
PHL5503 Basics in Research Methods 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PHL5504 Statistics and Research Practicals 5 ECTS

*Work on the dissertation is expected to start in Semester 1 of academic year 2020/21 and continue up to the end of the course.



This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008 and by the Bye-laws for the award of Master of Science - M.Sc. – under the auspices of the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery.
 
Last Updated: 7 May 2020
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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