Objectives and competences

This course will focus on the group of infectious diseases that cause the greatest burden of morbidity and mortality worldwide and/or those that pose some of the greatest challenges to the global health community.

Students or professionals with a basic level of medical, paramedical or biomedical scientific training who want to expand their vision of the different thematic areas of the main infectious diseases.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateAdvanced university course
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut
Branch of knowledge
  • Medicine and dentistry
Mode of deliveryFace-to-face
Credits3
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionEnglish
Enrolment fee:First year: 525,00 €
An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
In-company placement(s):No
Classes begin:27/05/2024
E-mailformacion@isglobal.org
Master's degree course homepage www.isglobal.org
ManagmentCasamitjana Badia, Núria
Open pre-enrolmentNo
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:Sí, amb crèdits pendents (10% o menys)

Objectives and competences

Objectives

- To acquire a broad base of knowledge in infectious diseases, with a particular interest in clinical care in low- and middle-income countries.
- To place special emphasis on aetiology, the identification of clinical aspects and the use of diagnostic techniques and case management.
- To know the infectious diseases that cause the highest disease burden worldwide or that represent outstanding challenges for the global health community.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Postgraduate students or professionals interested in infectious or communicable diseases in the context of international and global health.

Access requirements and conditions

The course is also open to students with no prior university education, who will acquire the same knowledge and skills and receive a specific qualification for their learner group. Information on the access requirements and other conditions can be obtained from the course directors.

Pre-enrolment

Calendar

12/12/2023 31/05/2024

Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught


Address:Facultat Medicina i Ciències de la Salut UB
C/ Casanova 143

08036 - Barcelona
Espanya
Email address:formacion@isglobal.org
Webpage:www.isglobal.org
Telephone:+34 686 835 185
Observations:from Monday to Friday, 9.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. (office hours).

For further enquiries


Address:Yolanda Amat
C/ Rosselló 132

08036 - Barcelona
Espanya
Email address:formacion@isglobal.org
Webpage:www.isglobal.org
Telephone:+34 686 835 185
Observations:from Monday to Friday, 9.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. (office hours).