Taught course

Veterinary Parasitology

Institution
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine · Control of Veterinary Diseases
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Good honours degree (preferably 2:1), or equivalent, in a relevant biological subject, or a veterinary degree.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Covers biology, epidemiology and control of parasites of man and animals, together with their invertebrate hosts and vectors. Lectures and practical classes in basic parasitology and epidemiology, immunology, statistics and laboratory techniques. Dissertation based on research project.

Information for international students

Excellent standard of written and spoken English; minimum recent 6.5 IELTS score required.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
8 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations33
Written coursework / continuous assessment33
Dissertation34 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Mrs Joyce Herbert
Email
j.herbert@liv.ac.uk
Phone
0151 705 3321
Fax
0151 705 3370