This programme is open to suitably qualified international and UK graduates. Potential students must hold at least a 2nd class Honours Degree in a chemistry-based subject - e.g. chemistry, biochemistry, pharmacy, pharmaceutical technology or biological chemistry from a UK University. Overseas students must possess an equivalent qualification.
International students whose first language is not English must demonstrate a satisfactory command of English language. They should meet our minimum English language requirement by taking one of the following tests:
IELTS. Minimum requirement - 6.5 overall, 6.0 in each area.
TOEFL IBT. Minimum requirement - 93 overall, (19 in listening and speaking, 18 in reading and 23 in writing).
Pearson Academic. Minimum requirement - 63 overall, 57 in each area.
We do not accept a Password test.
Duration of programme: Full-time: 12 months Start date: October Deadline: Friday 1st August 2014 Distance learning available: No Intake: 10
Fees for 2014 entry: UK/EU students: £5,460International students: £15,600
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The course is assessed by a mixture of coursework, examinations, practical work and oral and written presentations. The research project module will be assessed on the basis of a submitted project report and an oral defence of a poster.
Course director: Dr D L Rathbone - Senior lecturer in Pharmaceutical Sciences
Learn more about Aston Pharmacy School Staff here: Aston Pharmacy School
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