Office of Graduate Programs in Biomedicine

Graduate Programs in Biomedicine

MSc/PhD Programs

Biomedicine Curriculum

Required Courses (86 credits for the PhD; 36 credits for the MSc)
Course # Course Title PhD Credits MSc Credits
GB 500 CAA Orientation to Research: The Responsible Conduct of Research 3.0 3.0
GB 510 CAA Research Methodology: Introduction to Research Methods 1.5 1.5
GB 511 CAA Research Methodology: Measurement and Design 2.0 2.0
GB 512 CAA Research Methodology: Data Analysis and Biostatistics 2.0 2.0
GB 513 CAA Research Methodology: Strategies in Choosing Methodology and  Instrumentation in Experimental Medical Research 2.0 2.0
GB 710 CAA Research Methodology: Epidemiology 2.0  
GB 711 CAA Research Methodology: Budget Construction 1.0  
GB 712 CAA Research Methodology: Special Issues Related to Clinical Trials Research 2.0  
GB 530 CAA Research Seminar: Introduction to Teaching and Learning 1.0 1.0
GB 531 CAA Research Seminar: Critical Review the Literature 1.0 1.0
GB 532 CAA Research Seminar: How to Prepare and Critique Posters 1.0 1.0
GB 630 CAA Research Seminar Critiquing a Research Proposal 1.0 1.0
GB 631 CAA Research Seminar The Research Project - 1  1.0 1.0
GB 730 CAA Research Seminar The Research Project - 2 1.0  
GB 731 CAA Research Seminar The Research Project - 3 1.0  
GB 830 CAA The Viva Seminar 1.0  
GB 560 CAA Oral Examinations: The Qualifying Examination 0.5 0.5
GB 770 CAA Research Rotation 1 1.0  
GB 870 CAA Research Rotation 2 1.0  
GB 590 CAA Research Project 1   3.0
GB 790 CAA Research Project 1 4.0  
GB 591 CAA Research Project 2   3.0
GB 791 CAA Research Project 2 6.0  
GB 592 CAA Research Project 3   4.0
GB 792 CAA Research Project 3 7.0  
GB 690 CAA Research Project 4   4.5
GB 691 CAA Research Project 5/ Masters Viva   4.5
GB 891 CAA Research Project 5 8.0  
GB 892 CAA Research Project 6 7.0  
GB 893 CAA Research Project 7 10.0  
GB 894 CAA Research Project 8 10.0  
GB 895 CAA Research Project 9 (Defense of the Dissertation) 0.0  
Required Courses Subtotals 86.0 35.0
Elective Courses ( 3.0 credits required for PhD students; 1.0 credits for MSc students)
Course # Course Title PhD Credits MSc Credits
GB 650 EAA Independent Study 1.0  
GB 651 EAA Independent Study 1.0  
GB 652 EAA Independent Study 1.0  
GB 653 EAA Independent Study 1.0  
GB 750 EAA Special topics :Genetics Genomics and Research 1.0  
GN 751 EAA Special Topics: From Bench to Impact 2.0  
GB 752 EAA Special Topics: Topics:  Approaches to Education 2.0  
GB 850 EAA Special Topics: Topics:  Writing Competitive Grant Proposals (Part 1) 1.0  
GB 851 EAA Special Topics: Topics:  Academic Life and Stewardship 1.0  
GB 852 EAA Special Topics: Topics:  Writing Competitive Grant Proposals (Part 2) 1.0  
GB 853 EAA Special Topics: Topics:  Writing Competitive Grant Proposals (Part 3)1.0 1.0  
GB 854 EAA Research Modeling Using Computing Software and other Tools 1.0  
Elective Courses Required Credits 3.0 1.0
TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS 89.0 36.0