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Clinical Trials (Distance Learning)

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

24 months
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The Clinical Trials (Distance Learning) programme at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine provides students with a theoretical and practical understanding of the issues involved in the design, conduct, analysis and interpretation of randomised controlled trials of health interventions. They are suitable for students working in low-, middle- and high-income countries. 

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Overview

The need for rigorous evaluation of components of health care is increasingly recognised worldwide. An important type of evaluation is the randomised controlled clinical trial. 

The Clinical Trials (Distance Learning) programme at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine   will give students an understanding of trials which will equip them to work in this increasingly important field. 

They are suitable both for those wishing to gain an overall understanding of trials before moving into the field, and those who have general or specialist experience in clinical trials and aim to broaden their role in the design, management, analysis and reporting of clinical trials in high-, middle- and low-income countries.

Career prospects

These programmes are suitable both for those wishing to gain an overall understanding of trials before moving into this field, and those who have general or specialist experience in clinical trials and aim to broaden their role in the design, management, analysis and reporting of clinical trials.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Clinical Trials
  • Basic Statistics for Clinical 
  • Clinical Trials in Practice
  • Reporting and Reviewing Clinical Trials
  • Protocol Development
  • Trial Designs 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

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Credits

180 alternative credits
  • Postgraduate Certificate – 60 credits
  • Postgraduate Diploma – 120 credits
  • MSc – 180 credits

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

All applicants are required to have:

  • either a first or second class honours degree, or the equivalent, from a university or other institution acceptable to the University of London, in a subject appropriate to the course; or
  • an appropriate professional or technical qualification, together with at least three years’ relevant experience, which satisfies the University as a qualification equivalent to a second class honours degree. All applications in this category will be considered on an individual basis 

Tuition Fee

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    15240 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15240 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    15240 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15240 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • Postgraduate Diploma: £12,070
  • Postgraduate Certificate: £8,920 

Funding

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