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Veterinary Epidemiology

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

12 months
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26680 GBP/year
11530 GBP/year
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About

This Veterinary Epidemiology degree is a joint programme provided by London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) and is supported by policy makers from the forefront of the UK government. 

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Overview

Your areas of study will combine LSHTM's strengths in epidemiological principles and communicable disease epidemiology, with the RVC’s expertise in veterinary epidemiology, animal health and production.

Learning Outcomes 

By the end of this Veterinary Epidemiology programme from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine students will be able to:

  • design and implement epidemiological studies and surveillance systems
  • analyse and interpret data from epidemiological studies
  • undertake risk analysis and apply this to animal health economics
  • apply epidemiological principles to disease control within animal and human populations
  • give pragmatic advice on animal health linked to welfare, production and public health
  • communicate effectively on the health of animal and human populations to a range of audiences, including the general public, farmers, researchers, politicians and other key policy makers

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Extended Epidemiology 
  • Epidemiological Aspects of Laboratory Investigation
  • Epidemiology in Practice 
  • Surveillance of Animal Health & Production 
  • Statistics for Epidemiology and Population Health

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should have a first- or second-class university honours degree or equivalent. Individuals with degrees in veterinary science, biological sciences, veterinary or human medicine, mathematics or statistics, and relevant postgraduate experience, are all encouraged to apply.  
  • Applicants are expected to have a high level of numeracy skills (e.g. A Level Mathematics or Statistics or a module with a good mark in their university degree).
  • Applicants from overseas will be required to provide evidence of proficiency in spoken and written English, including scientific usage and comprehension.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26680 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26680 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11530 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11530 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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