Master of Philosophy - Medical and Molecular Sciences (By Research)

James Cook University (JCU)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00117J

This program offers postgraduate research supervision on a smaller scale than the PhD, while being a pathway to the PhD. It culminates in the submission of a thesis that demonstrates the capacity for critical analysis and original research.

Structure

Research thesis relevant to field of study.

Subjects

  • Medical and molecular sciences. Disciplines will depend on availability of advisors.

Standard entry requirements

  • Completion of a relevant AQF level 8 honours degree (Class I or II)
  • Or a postgraduate qualification in research methods which includes 0.5 semester supervised research with a minimum credit grade (65%) (or equivalent) and 1 research methods subject
  • Or a combination of qualifications and research equivalent to the above.

Study pathways

PhD

Study information

Campus Fees Mid year intake Attendance
Cairns No
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery
  • Full-time : 2
  • Part-time : 4
Townsville No
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery
  • Full-time : 2
  • Part-time : 4

Further information

Applicants will need to discuss their proposed research topic with the course coordinator before enrolling. For more information: https://www.jcu.edu.au/courses-and-study

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