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Our Masters in One Health will allow you to understand the complex interactions between human, animal and ecosystem health. You will develop the range of skills & knowledge needed to tackle the intractable and highly complex health challenges of the 21st Century.
Our MSc One Health is an interdisciplinary masters designed to prepare students to understand, and tackle the complex interactions between human, animal and ecosystem health.
The One Health approach draws from a wide variety of disciplines in both the natural and the social sciences to find responses to complex health challenges, such as global pandemics.
The programme is taught entirely online, and has been designed to be studied part-time, using the University’s award-winning online learning environments.
The programme is offered by The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, a world leader in education and research into animal health.
The programme begins in September and runs part-time over a period of 1-6 years, depending on which award you choose to study.
It is structured to allow progression via Certificate, Diploma and MSc; however, it is also possible to finish at the Certificate or Diploma. The Certificate is usually studied over 1-2 years, the Diploma 2-4 years and the full Masters can take from between 3-6 years to complete depending on how much time you have to dedicate to studying per academic year.
The Certificate comprises four compulsory courses. These four courses are:
For the diploma a selection of courses totaling 60 credits must be made from a wide variety of courses, including:
The written reflective element is an assignment of 10-15,000 words (60 credits).
A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in veterinary medicine, medicine, life/biological sciences, biomedical science, ecosystem health, environmental sciences, social science or economics.
All applicants will also be asked to demonstrate a level of English language competency.
A qualification from our programme will enhance your career prospects in academia, research, government departments, non-governmental organisations, international development and the private sector.