[Bionews] MSc in Bioinformatics at DMU
(by yj.yang from ntlworld.com)
Thu Aug 9 16:53:01 EST 2007
MSc Bioinformatics: One-year course
Applications are invited from students with backgrounds in biological
sciences, medical sciences, pharmaceutical sciences, computing sciences,
information sciences, mathematics, engineering, chemistry or physics for
this exciting course which is delivered in a collaboration between the
Faculty of Computing Sciences and Engineering and the Faculty of Health and
The aim of this course is to provide students with knowledge of the various
types of problems addressed in bioinformatics, skills in the computational
techniques used and insight into their theoretical basis. On the completion
of the programme, students are ready to embark upon a PhD in Bioinformatics,
or to take up a position in a bioinformatics related group, either in
industry or in academia.
This programme provides a bridge for students with different backgrounds to
cross over their existing disciplines and come into this exciting new field;
it is not necessary for students to have a background in more than one
relevant discipline. Part time mode is also available for this programme.
Further details are available at http://www.cse.dmu.ac.uk/mscbioinfo/. For
informal queries contact Dr Yingjie Yang (yyang from dmu.ac.uk).
Application forms are available from the recruitment unit, pgcse from dmu.ac.uk,
tel. (+44) 116 257 7456 or via http://www.dmu.ac.uk/pgapp/
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