University of Edinburgh
The course covers the interactions between animal health, human health and ecosystem health; students study the increasing anthropogenic impacts on ecological health, leading to loss of biodiversity and modification of ecological processes, increasing global toxification, pathogen pollution, and global climate change. Applicants study the emergence or re-emergence of infectious disease as a result of these anthropogenic changes has major impacts on human and animal health and on conservation of animal species.
Applicants require a recognised undergraduate veterinary degree; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 92 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE 61 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade C or CAE grade B.
Modules include: introduction to conservation medicine; eco-system health and species conservation; applied epidemiology and surveillance; veterinary techniques and interventions for conservation medicine; wildlife disease management; dissertation; plus optional modules.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Online study||£ 4,100 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Online study||£ 4,100 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Online study||£ 4,100 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Online study||£ 4,100 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Professional Development Diploma||Part-time||-||2 years|
|MVetSci||Online study||£ 4,100 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MVetSci||Online study||£ 4,100 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
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