London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Course Introduction

This programme aims to provide a comprehensive foundation on the principles of diseases in the context of sociological systems, global health and food safety as well as providing skills in relation to one health methodologies, transdisciplinary interactions and in using a systems approach.

Course Modules

Modules include: integrating one health; fundamentals of infectious diseases; disease emergence; one health surveillance and outbreak investigation; disease control in developing countries; one health economics; ecological epidemiology; social drivers of disease.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants must have (or expect to receive) a 1st or upper 2nd Class university Honours degree; applications are invited from with degrees in medicine, veterinary medicine, biological sciences, animal sciences, social sciences, statistics and economics.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £18,290  Whole course. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £10,530  Whole course. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate)