Taught course

Epidemiology

Institution
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine · Department of Epidemiology and Population Health
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

2nd-class honours degree of a recognised university in science, or a related subject of medicine. Applicants with an appropriate technical qualification, or equivalent qualifications are also considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course equips students with the knowledge and statistical skills to make valuable contributions to medical research as well as public health in low-, middle- and high-income countries. Epidemiological methods underpin clinical medical research, public health practice and health care evaluation to investigate the causes of disease and to evaluate interventions to prevent or control disease.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,150
International students
£21,500

Details of funding opportunities can be found on the School's website: http://www.lshtm.ac.uk/study/funding/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations30
Written coursework / continuous assessment40
Dissertation30 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
The Study Team
Email
study@lshtm.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7299 4646
Fax
+44 (0) 20 7299 4656