This course aims to provide students with in-depth knowledge and practical training at the area of Infectious Disease epidemiology. The course will discuss risk and occurrence of important groups of infectious diseases such as sexual transmitted diseases, respiratory diseases, vector- borne diseases, blood-borne diseases- zoonoses and neglected tropical diseases and the effects of public health interventions designed to prevent or control them. Notably, the course will be framed by the "One Health" paradigm, an evolving concept to tackle health as relationship between, human, animal and environment and now is using globally as one of the best strategy to confront infectious diseases.
Advanced Infectious Disease Epidemiology and One Health Response, 7.5 hp
Autumn Term 2020
31 August 2020
17 January 2021
English (upon request)
Type of studies
Bachelor degree of 180 credits including a minimum of 30 credits within one of the following: biomedicine, medicine, health science, environmental health, economics or political science. English proficiency equivalent to English A from Swedish upper secondary education.
Results-National university aptitude test-Academic credits
Application deadline was
15 April 2020.
Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens.