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Infectious Diseases - MSc and Postgraduate Diploma

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Online Education, Distance Learning & External study modes available

Structure and Syllabus

MSc: EITHER 12 modules (4 compulsory core plus and 8 elective) OR 9 modules (4 compulsory plus five elective) plus project report
Postgraduate Diploma: 4 modules (4 compulsory core plus 4 elective modules)
Postgraduate Certificate: 4 modules (4 compulsory core modules)

Four compulsory core modules:
Principles of public health, biostatistics and epidemiology [IDM101]
Principles of biology [IDM102]
Biology of infectious diseases [IDM103]
Control of infectious diseases [IDM104]
Plus 4 elective modules (Postgraduate Diploma only)
At least three must be taken from selection groups IDM2, IDM3, IDM5 or IDM6. The fourth
module can be chosen from the selection groups listed opposite, or from ‘blended learning’ study modules. A maximum of two in-house modules can be chosen in total.
Plus elective modules (MSc only)
EITHER 8 elective modules, at least four of which must be taken from selection groups
IDM2, IDM3, IDM5 or IDM6. The remaining modules can be chosen from the selection groups listed opposite, or from ‘blended learning’ study modules. A maximum of two in-house modules can be chosen in total.
OR 5 elective modules plus a Project report [IDM600]

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