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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    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.

Try us out

Anyone can enrol for free on our guest course on Learn, giving you the opportunity to experience Online Distance Learning and find out more about the platform that we use to deliver our MSc in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. Here we offer more details about the programme, taster shorts from lectures, and even a short interactive quiz in microbiology.

Try our Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases guest course on Learn