Objectives and competences

This course covers all aspects of vaccination: from the development of a candidate vaccine capable of protecting against a disease to the integration of the vaccine into national vaccination programs. The first part of the course focuses on the immunological responses crucial to the development of an effective vaccine. The second part delves into the challenges of clinical trials, safety and the regulatory processes necessary for vaccine development. The final sessions will investigate international policy and implementation challenges in immunisation programmes.
Students will gain an overview of the steps leading to the development of vaccines.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateAdvanced university course
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut
Branch of knowledge
  • Biomedical sciences
  • 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:05/06/2024
E-mailformacion@isglobal.org
Master's degree course homepage www.isglobal.org
ManagmentCasamitjana Badia , Núria
Open pre-enrolmentYes
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:Sí, amb crèdits pendents (10% o menys)

Objectives and competences

Objectives

To understand the process, from start to finish, of developing a safe and effective vaccine: from the development of a vaccine candidate to protect against the disease to its integration into national vaccination programmes.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Those with an interest in vaccines (from vaccine development to the integration to a national immunization programme.

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 07/06/2024

Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught


Address:Facultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut
C/ Casanova 143
Campus Casanova
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, 7a

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).