- Module code: MH926
- Module name: Communicable Diseases and Immunisation
- Department: WMS, Postgraduate Taught & CPD
- Credit: 20
Module content and teaching
This module aims to give students a thorough grounding in the principles of immunisation and communicable diseases preparing them for a potential role in immunisation coordination and advice and control of communicable diseases.
Principal learning outcomes
Students will be able to: Demonstrate an advanced understanding of the concepts of paediatric communicable disease control and prevention; Understand the theoretical and practical problems of immunisation and be able to reflect on the consequences of these problems; Understand the epidemiology of paediatric infectious diseases and how they affect populations; Be able to reflect on how their own practice might be affected by the above.
Timetabled teaching activities
|Assessment group||Assessment name||Percentage|
|20 CATS (Module code: MH926-20)|
|A (Assessed work only)||Assessed Course Work||100%|
This module is available on the following courses: