Taught course

Control of Infectious Diseases

Institution
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine · Infectious and Tropical Diseases
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

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

Months of entry

September

Course content

This is a multidisciplinary programme that bridges the fields of epidemiology, laboratory sciences and public health. It includes a strong practical component and the opportunity to undertake a research project overseas. The course will train students in all aspects of the control of infectious diseases and prepare them for a career in a range of organisations.

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