What Will You Study

Environmental and biochemical toxicology underpins a vast array of services. There is a shortage of qualified scientists in these areas, a fact highlighted both by academic societies and industry.

This MSc provides you with an appreciation of the underlying principles of how chemicals adversely affect living organisms. This includes identifying mechanisms through to hazard assessment, and understanding effects on human health. We also emphasise practical experience through the use of cutting-edge techniques in research laboratories.

After finishing this course you will be ready to enter consultancy or industry or to progress to PhD study.