Imperial College London
The course provides students with a grounding in modern research and statistical methods and their application in the epidemiological and biomedical domain.
A UK Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or overseas equivalent; candidates likely to have a background in mathematics or statistics, medicine (human and veterinary) or biological sciences; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require: GCSE, IGCSE, GCE O-level or equivalent at grade C; or Cambridge certificate of proficiency in English (CPE) at grade C; or IELTS score of 7.0 with a score of 6.5 or better in the written and speaking section; or TOEFL paper minimum score of 610 (test of written English (TWE) of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL computer minimum score of 250 (TWE of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL internet minimum score of 100 overall, including a minimum of 24 in the written section and a minimum of 22 in the speaking section.
Modules include: Epidemiological study design and analysis; statistical and mathematical modelling; the global burden of disease; public health priorities; health economics; pathogen ecology; demography; surveillance; intervention and prevention; term 2: genetic, environmental and spatial epidemiology; survival analysis; the investigation of outbreaks; the evolution of infectious disease; the dynamics and control of childhood diseases; cancer epidemiology; molecular epidemiology; exposure assessment and sexually transmitted infections; term 3: individual research project.
Assessment is by 2 written examination papers plus 3 mini-projects; research project; dissertation; viva voce.
Medical Research Council.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,500 per Whole course (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 29,100 per Whole course (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|South Kensington Campus||Kensington and Chelsea||SW7 2AZ||South East|
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