Cancer Cell and Molecular Biology

Module code: NS4004

Topics Covered

  • Characteristics of cancer cells
  • Regulation of cell proliferation and survival
  • Design of new therapies
  • Origin and progression of cancer
  • Use of nanotechnology in detection and therapy

Learning

  • 24 hours of lectures
  • 8.5 hours of tutorials
  • 117.5 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Exam, 3 hours (60%)
  • Coursework (20%)
  • Essay (20%)