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Environment, health and sustainable development

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Academic Direction
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Also part of
MSc Public Health
Modes of Study

This module aims to show how health is related to the environment and sustainable development and the importance of the interaction between them; and further to improve understanding of environmental issues in public health policy and practice.


10 [100 hours]


Assessment is by optional formative assignment:

Formal assessment of this module is by a two hour and15 minute unseen written paper examination (100%). Students are advised to spend the first 15 minutes reading the paper and planning responses.

If students fail the examination they are allowed one further attempt.

Find out more information about this module on the LSHTM website.