MRes Structural Biology

At Birkbeck College | Incorporating the MRC’s Advanced Course Masters Studentships

Overview, course objectives and structure
MRes studentships
Key information for applicants
Lectures and practicals
Research project

Lectures and practicals

Students on the MRes Structural Biology course undertake three taught components.

Please note: the timetable for the Autumn Term 2012 is available here.

Distance learning course

Students can choose to take 2 of the following distance learning courses instead of Biocomputing I*:

Principles and Practice in Structural Biology

Students attend a lecture series on Principles and Practice in Structural Biology. The lectures run from November to March, and include discussion and practical sessions. Proven 80% attendance of this lecture series counts towards assessment.

BIOC3003/ 3006

Other requirements

Students also attend the following lectures throughout the year:

  • Graduate Studies Programme (transferable skills)
  • Departmental seminars
  • Friday Wraps




Institute of Structural and Molecular Biology, University of London
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