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Principles of biology

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

This module aims to introduce students to the fundamental biological principles which are necessary for the Postgraduate Diploma and MSc in Infectious Diseases.This is a compulsory core module for those on the Infectious Diseases programmes.


15 [150 hours]


Formal assessment of the module will be by two assessed assignments, each worth 50% of the overall mark.

If you fail the module overall, you are allowed one further attempt at the failed element(s).

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