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Applied communicable disease control

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Academic Direction
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Modes of Study

To explore the core knowledge and skills necessary for the application of communicable disease control activities in a variety of settings and populations.

Please note: For the MSc Health in Humanitarian Crises programme, this module is not available to study as an individual module.


15 [150 hours]


2hr 15 unseen written examination (70%) and an assessed assignment (30%).

If you fail the module, you are allowed one further attempt at the failed element (examination and/ or assignment).

For full information regarding this module please see the module specification.