University of London International Programmes
This course offers professional training in the epidemiology of communicable and non-communicable diseases; it also provides essential statistical skills related to the health problems of both the developed and the developing world; graduates from the course pursue careers in medical research; public health and community medicine; epidemiological field studies; disease surveillance units; drug/vaccine manufacturers; or disease control in governmental, NGO's or donor institutions.
A 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent) in health-related discipline or in statistics or other appropriate subject; work experience in health sciences/care is desirable but not essential; candidates with appropriate professional or technical qualifications in health-related field together with at least 3 years' relevant experience, which satisfies University as qualification equivalent to good Honours degree, will be considered on individual basis; degree or appropriate professional or technical qualification will be considered for admission to Postgraduate Diploma.
Modules include: Fundamentals of epidemiology; statistics with computing; practical epidemiology; research planning, scientific reporting and refereeing; plus optional modules.
Assessment varies from module to module but will include a combination of unseen written papers and written assignments.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 11,770 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 11,770 per Whole course (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PgCert||Distance learning||-||1 years|
|PgDip||Distance learning||£ 9,300 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Distance learning||£ 9,300 per Whole course (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of London International Programmes|
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