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  • Study Type

    Full time available

  • Subject Areas

    Nursing & Health

    Social Work

  • Start Date


  • Course Duration

    1 year

  • Course Type


  • Course Fees

    Home: £9,250

    Overseas: £21,500

  • Last Updated

    19 December 2019

This programme was previously known as MSc Biology & Control of Parasites & Disease Vectors and MSc Molecular Biology of Parasites & Disease Vectors. These programmes have now been combined to create more module choices under the MSc Tropical Disease Biology.

Programme Outline

This programme provides advanced contemporary training in parasitology and the study of disease vectors and the pathogens they transmit. The programme is broad in scope, ranging from the biology, immunology, ecology and population biology of the organisms of importance to public health, to disease epidemiology and tropical health issues.

In addition to providing a solid foundation in pathogen, parasite and vector biology, the programme provides practical experience of essential techniques, as well as significant