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Informatics and Biostatistics CPD at The University of Manchester
Informatics and Biostatistics CPD Units
Develop your knowledge of informatics and biostatistics through CPD courses based on units from our master's degrees.

Informatics and Biostatistics CPD Units / Course details

Year of entry: 2020

Course description

If you are interested in studying bioinformatics, informatics and biostatistics at postgraduate level to further your professional prospects, but don't have the time to dedicate to a full master's course, you can take one or more units from our MSc Clinical Science (Bioinformatics) Scientist Training Programme (STP), MSc Genomic Medicine and MSc Health Data Science courses as standalone continuing professional development (CPD) courses.

We offer a range of 15-credit units as short CPD courses to advance your understanding and applied knowledge of informatics and biostatistics and gain the necessary professional and research skills.  Our CPD courses are taught mostly as face to face courses using a range of teaching and learning methodologies including lectures, tutorials, workshops and problem based learning exercises.   

Further details of each CPD course unit's aims and content can be found below.

Clinical Bioinformatics

Health Data Science

Fee information can be found below. Please note that fees differ between units due to the nature of the delivery of the course content.

Course unit list

The course unit details given below are subject to change, and are the latest example of the curriculum available on this course of study.

TitleCodeCredit ratingMandatory/optional
Introduction to Clinical Bioinformatics 1 MEDN68300 15 Optional
Programming MEDN68400 15 Optional

Disability support

Practical support and advice for current students and applicants is available from the Disability Advisory and Support Service .