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Microbiology in Public Health

University of Bedfordshire

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
13000 GBP/year
7840 GBP/year
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About

Microbiology in Public Health degree offered at the University of Bedfordshire focuses on the science of microorganisms and the range of strategies employed for public health protection, including epidemiology, public health intelligence, vaccination, antimicrobial chemotherapy, diagnostic microbiology and outbreak investigation.

Overview

Microbiology in Public Health degree offered at the University of Bedfordshire will take you beyond studying microorganisms as causes of infection and how they can be detected and controlled to how epidemiology and intelligence can inform public health protection.

How will this course enhance my career prospects?

In addition to developing your specialist knowledge and understanding, there is a pervasive emphasis on developing your approach and attitude to work by emphasising and encouraging the professional standards expected by employers. You will be exposed to guest lectures delivered by professionals from relevant industries, giving students an insight into what work in such employment involves.

The University also has a programme of seminars and workshops designed to help you recognise and boost the attributes expected and appreciated by employers. This is supplemented by course specific workplace visits as opportunities arise.

The University also has an optional programme of internal and external internships that provide excellent opportunities to gain additional work experience. The non-course specific nature of such internships provides an opportunity for selected students to broaden their perspective of employment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Control Of Infectious Disease 
  • Epidemiology In Public Health
  • Molecular And Diagnostic Microbiology 
  • Principles, Policies And Issues In Public Health 
  • Public Health Protection
  • Molecular And Diagnostic Microbiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good honours degree (lower second class or higher) in a relevant life science or health-related subject.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7840 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7840 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Microbiology in Public Health
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University of Bedfordshire

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