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This course, taught through distance learning, is designed to provide systematic training in the increasingly relevant subject of fungal infection, the diseases fungi cause and their diagnosis and treatment. The programme focuses on the practical elements of diagnosis, the identification of pathogenic fungi and the application of molecular techniques.

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3 - 5 years

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Applicants must hold a minimum of a 2nd-Class Bachelor's degree in biomedical science or medicine from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. It is a prerequisite of the programme that all students have regular access to a personal computer and the Internet and have acquired basic skills in their use. If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency (IELTS, TOEFL or equivalent).

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