MSc in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

How you will learn

Narrated presentations from Edinburgh academics and clinicians, diversity of online and written assessment styles, and excellent university e-resources support you to achieve you full learning potential.

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    The programme is taught entirely online.
  • Problem-based learning through clinical case studies will be used to enhance knowledge of decision-making.
  • Each course will run over a period of 5 weeks with participation in online discussions and completion of timed tasks being a compulsory part of the process.
  • E-journals and online textbooks are provided electronically through the Edinburgh University Library. You will have full library access during your studies.
  • Students are supported by asynchronous discussion with e-tutors.