Newcastle University

Newcastle University


The Epidemiology MRes is a research-based course with a taught component that is equivalent to an MSc. It provides a springboard into a career that involves a working knowledge of scientific research. The taught component of the course includes subject-specific content in the area of epidemiology. Students have the flexibility to develop your own bespoke course by selecting additional, complementary modules. There is a subject-specific module in clinical epidemiology that provides theoretical and practical understanding of: the value, theoretical basis and practicalities of epidemiology; approaches to epidemiological research. It covers the basic epidemiology of cancer, children's health and adult onset diseases, with an emphasis on practical application.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Director of International Postgraduate Studies (International students)
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