This comprehensive programme is based at UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health (UCL GOS ICH), benefiting from the unique position the institute occupies within UK paediatrics.
To find out core information about this degree, such as entry requirements, programme length and cost, visit the UCL prospectus site.
The programme consists of four compulsory modules, four optional modules and a dissertation/report. Upon successful completion of 180 credits, you will be awarded a MSc in Paediatrics and Child Health: Molecular and Genomic Paediatrics.
Module information is available via the links below.
Students must also choose at least two further core modules from the following:
- Molecular Biology of Normal Development and Birth Defects (CHLD0070)
- Molecular and Clinical Aspects of Childhood Cancers (CHLD0071)
- Clinical Genomics Genetic and Rare Diseases (CHLD0066)
Please note, modules not taken as core will still be available as options
Students must take at least two modules from those available across the other pathways of the Paediatrics and Child Health MSc, with the following modules particularly recommended for students in this area:
- Stem Cells and Tissue Repair (CHLD0035)
- Molecular Aspects of Cell and Gene Therapy (CHLD0034)
- Clinical Applications of Cell and Gene Therapy (CHLD0032)
- Applied Genomics (CHLD0033)
Please note that the list of modules given here is indicative. This information is published a long time in advance of enrolment and module content and availability is subject to change.