University of Chester

Respiratory Medicine MSc

MSc Respiratory Medicine is an academic programme designed to develop and further your understanding and knowledge of respiratory medicine focusing on up-to-date research and developments in the diagnosis and treatment of respiratory diseases. The course is suitable for healthcare professionals, researchers and intercalating medical students.

Why study this course with us?

You will receive training in the skills required in the reading and interpretation of the literature and translating that into evidence-based practice.

The course culminates in the


Research Dissertation, which will be assessed through your production of a research article written in the style of publishable scientific work and a short oral presentation. Options could include literature, data or laboratory-based projects, depending on research interests.

Entry Requirements

  • Honours Degree in Accounting, Business and Finance related degree with a 2:2 or above.  




    6.5 (Min 5.5 in each sub-skill)

  • PTE 

    65 overall (Min. 59 in each sub-

Career Prospects

Doctors working in respiratory medicine


diagnose and treat conditions affecting the respiratory system

, which includes the nose, throat, larynx, windpipe, lungs and the diaphragm. One third of all acute medical admissions to hospital are the result of respiratory problems, so you'll experience a busy and varied career.

Course Details

Our course investigates the different types of respiratory problems and various complications. You will review current guidelines and their evidence base in the therapeutic management of respiratory disease, anddisease and explore potential new therapies.

Clinical Medicine (Compulsory)
Clinical Research Methods and Biostatistics (Compulsory)
Evidence Based Medicine (Compulsory)
Research Dissertation (Compulsory)
Respiratory Medicine (Compulsory)
Therapeutic Advances in Respiratory Medicine (Compulsory)
Analysis and Interpretation of Clinical Data (Optional)
Assessment and Consultation in Clinical Settings (Optional)

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