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Course structure


At a glance

  • 2 years full time, 4 years part time
  • On-campus at Clayton
  • Course intakes:
    • July
    • February (for students with a related undergraduate degree)
  • Qualification: Master in Genome Analytics
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For more information please read our Handbook.

YEAR 1

July-Nov

Genomics Foundation Studies
(Part A, 24 credit points)

  • The Dynamic Cell (6)
  • Human Genetics (6)
  • Medical and Forensic Genetics (6)
  • Advanced Genetics and Biotechnology (6)

YEAR 1

Feb-June

Core Studies in Genomics
(Part B, 24 points)

  • Genomics and its Applications (6)
  • Sequencing Technologies (6)

Specialist Studies
(Part C, 24 points)

Genome Curation (12)

YEAR 2

July-Nov

  • Applied Bioinformatics (6)
  • Genome Function (6)
  • Clinical Applications of Genomics (12)

YEAR 2

Feb-June

Advanced Specialist Studies
(Part D, 24 credit points)

Research pathway
Students undertake a 24-point scholarly Genomic Research Thesis
OR
Coursework and Advanced Case Studies Pathway
Disease Surveillance and the Microbiome (6)
Cancer Genomics (6)
Advanced Case Studies (12)
OR
Coursework and Internship Pathway 
Disease Surveillance and the Microbiome (6)
Cancer Genomics (6)
Internship (12)