Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty of Medicine and Surgery

Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences (Neuroscience)
(M.Sc. Biomed. Sc.(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2020)

YEAR ONE

In addition to the compulsory units, students are required to register for either Elective Block 1 or Elective Block 2 study-units.

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)

PAT5953 Research Methodology 5 ECTS

Elective Block 1

PHB5020 Neuroscience 12 ECTS
PHB5030 Molecular Biology and Genetics 8 ECTS




Semester 1

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

PAT5806* Research Seminars 5 ECTS

Elective Block 1

PAT5825* Dissertation 60 ECTS

Elective Block 2

PAT5830* Dissertation 80 ECTS

*Study-units PAT5806, PAT5825 and PAT5830 start in Semester 1 of academic year 2020/21 and continue up to the end of Semester 1 of academic year 2021/22.



This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008 and by the Bye-Laws for the Degree of Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences, under the auspices of the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery.
 
Last Updated: 30 September 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Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.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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