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Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases

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

This module aims to provide students with an in-depth knowledge of important concepts in communicable disease epidemiology, and many of the skills to apply these concepts in practice.This module is intended for students interested in the epidemiology and control of infectious diseases in either developing or developed countries.


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.