2nd-class honours degree of a recognised university in Science, or a related subject, or a degree in Medicine. Applicants with an appropriate technical qualification, or equivalent qualifications are also considered.
Months of entry
This course provides an introduction to the concepts and methods used in reproductive and sexual health research and equips students with the principles and methods of research including quantitative and qualitative skills necessary to conduct policy-relevant research. It provides a foundation in the main aspects of reproductive and sexual health: family planning; obstetric health; AIDS/ STIs (excluding laboratory-based studies). Training in reproductive health research tools is complemented by training in methods of demography, statistics and epidemiology. The MSc is Europe's only graduate course in reproductive health research, and is designed primarily for those interested in developing countries, but developed world issues are also accommodated.
Fees and funding
Details of funding opportunities can be found on the School's website: http://www.lshtm.ac.uk/study/funding/
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||30|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||40|
|Dissertation||30 (10000 words)|
Course contact details
- The Study Team