University of Nottingham
This course provides a thorough grounding in epidemiological concepts and methods, with an emphasis on equipping students with all of the practical skills needed to apply epidemiological and statistical methods to a wide range of health problems. The course is suitable for those from both medical and non-medical backgrounds.
Good 1st degree in a relevant subject.
Planning a protocol and reviewing literature; protocol; dissertation; theory and practice in public health; research methods in epidemiology with basic statistics; introduction to health care systems; evaluation techniques; health care systems management; sociology of health and illness; introduction to health promotion; international health; protocol and epidemiological study for diploma students; classic examples of applied epidemiology; advanced statistical methods; advanced epidemiology; further methodology in epidemiology; practical use of routine data for epidemiological research; health inequalities and population health; qualitative methodology and research; epidemiology of tobacco use and the tobacco industry; tobacco control interventions; health economics; health protection; data organisation and management in epidemiology (DOME): A practical course in stata; an introduction to public health and genocide prevention.
Assessment is based on a research project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,840 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 21,860 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Queen's Medical Centre||Nottingham||NG7 2HA||East Midlands|
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