Master’s Programme in Genetic counselling, 120 credits

Masterprogrammet i genetisk vägledning, 120 hp

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Teaching language

Swedish

Campus

Linköping

Degree

Master of Science in Genetic Counselling

Pace of study

Full-time

Entry requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in relevant manin area, for example
    - Occupational Therapy
    - Physiotherap
    - Biology
    - Biomedical Laboratory Science
    - Biotechnology
    - Chemical Biology
    - Cognitive Science
    - Speech and Language Pathology
    - Medical Biology
    - Nursing Science
    - Pshycology
    - Social Work
    or
    Bachelor's degree in a major subject area with relevance for Genetic Counselling
  • Swedish and English corresponding to the level of Swedish and English in Swedish upper secondary education (Svenska 3 and Engelska 6)

    Degree in Swedish

    Masterexamen i genetisk vägledning

    Degree in English

    Master of Science in Genetic Counselling

    Semester 1 Autumn 2022

    Course code Course name Credits Level Weeks ECV
    8GVA10 Ethics, Laws and Sociology 5 A1X v202235-202239 C
    8GVG10 Medical genetics and genomics, part I 5 G2X v202235-202244 C
    8GVA12 Psychosocial issues in genetic counselling 5 A1X v202240-202244 C
    8GVA11 Medical genetics and genomics, part II 7.5 A1X v202245-202302 C
    8GVA13 Theory of Science and Methodology of Research in Medicine 7.5 A1X v202245-202302 C

    Semester 2 Spring 2023

    Preliminary courses
    Course code Course name Credits Level Weeks ECV
    8GVA20 Genetic counselling skills 15 A1X C
    8GVA21 Practical Orientation in Rare Conditions in Daily Life 5 A1X C
    8GVA22 Applied Genetic Counselling 10 A1X C

    Semester 3 Autumn 2023

    Preliminary courses
    Course code Course name Credits Level Weeks ECV
    8GVA30 Clinically Applied Genetic Counselling 30 A1X E
    8GVE30 Master´s Degree Thesis in Genetic Counselling 30 A2E E

    Semester 4 Spring 2024

    Preliminary courses
    Course code Course name Credits Level Weeks ECV
    8GVA30 Clinically Applied Genetic Counselling 30 A1X E
    8GVE30 Master´s Degree Thesis in Genetic Counselling 30 A2E E