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Design and analysis of epidemiological studies

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

To provide a solid understanding of the design, analysis and interpretation of observational epidemiological studies as a complement to, clinical trials.It is an option for all students on the MSc Clinical Trials and PG Diploma Clinical Trials.


15 [150 hours]


Formal assessment of the module will be by an assessed assignment (20%) and by a 2hr 15 unseen written examination (80%).

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

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