B.Sc. Medical Genetics (C431)

Swansea University
In Singleton Park (Wales)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Singleton park (Wales)

Medical Genetics is making an enormous impact in the diagnosis and treatment of human disease. Knowledge obtained from sequencing the human genome is allowing researchers to understand the many diseases that have genetic components. Many medical doctors who become involved in research focus on genetic aspects of human health and disease.

Important information

Requirements: English Language Requirements IELTS Take IELTS test 6 CAE score 193(Grade B) FCE score 166(Grade C) TOEFL iBT® test (read more) 79 IMPORTANT NOTE: The UK government confirmed new requirements for secure English language testing for visa and immigration purposes. Learn more


Where and when

Starts Location
31 August 2016
Singleton Park
University Of Wales Swansea, SA2 8PP, Swansea, Wales
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What you'll learn on the course

Medical training

Course programme

Course Content

Below is a sample of some of the modules that you could study at each level.

Level 1

Genetic Analysis I
Genetics and Evolutionary Processes
Energy and Metabolism: The Reactions of Life
Macromolecules: Form and Function
Chemistry of Life
Introductory Organic Chemistry
Organic Chemistry of Functional Groups
Science Skills
Cellular and Microbial Biology

Level 2

Genetic Analysis II
Biomolecular Techniques
Human and Medical Genetics
Gene Expression
Biostatistics and Experimental Design
Molecular Mechanisms of Disease and Diagnostics
Clinical Biochemistry and Physiology
Biomolecular Mass Spectrometry and Proteomic Analysis
Cell and Immunobiology

Level 3

Genetic Analysis III
Biomolecular Research Project
Gene Manipulation
Medical Genetics
Animal Development
Mutations and Human Health
Genetics of Cancer
Biotechnology and Protein Engineering
Aspects of Human Sensory and Metabolic Biochemistry