Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Centre for Molecular Medicine and Biobanking

Master of Science in Bioinformatics
(M.Sc.(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2020)

YEAR ONE

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

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

ABS5003 Research Methodology for -Omics 5 ECTS




Semester 1

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

ABS5004 Molecular Biology 5 ECTS
CIS5002 Computing for Scientists 5 ECTS
MMB5010* Dissertation 60 ECTS

* Work on the Dissertation is expected to start in Semester 1 of academic year 2020-21 (October 2021) and continue up to the end of Summer Semester of academic year 2021-22 (September 2022).



Semester 2

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

SOR0511 Statistics in Bioinformatics 5 ECTS
MMB5009 Bioinformatics 10 ECTS




This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008 and bye the Bye-Laws for the award of the Degree of Master of Science in Bioinformatics - M.Sc. - under the auspices of the Centre for Molecular Medicine and Biobanking.
 
Last Updated: 16 November 2020
 
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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Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.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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