Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Allergy

Institution
Imperial College London · Faculty of Medicine
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Normally a degree in medicine or at least an upper second class Honours degree in a healthcare related subject, typically nursing, dietetics, immunology/physiology or biomedical science.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course offers a sound theoretical background to the principles of the mechanisms and management of allergic disease.

It provides rigorous academic training and an introduction to research methods and best practice.

This blended learning course combines lectures, tutorials and workshops with online learning, enabling you to work flexibly around other commitments.

All students enrol for the PGCert Allergy, and may graduate with this degree, or waive the PGCert and progress directly to year 2 of the MSc. The MSc may be completed part-time in one year or two years.

Information for international students

Face-to-face teaching is provided in one block of four or five days in each academic term to limit the need to travel to London.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations10
Written coursework / continuous assessment35
Professional practice5
Dissertation90 (10,000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Dr. Jill Warner
Email
jill.warner@imperial.ac.uk
Phone
0207-594-3697