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Quantitative Methods in Biodiversity, Conservation and Epidemiology

University of Glasgow

Venues

Gilmorehill Campus

Content

Today more than ever, quantitative skills form an essential basis for successful careers in ecology, conservation, and animal and human health. This Masters programme provides specific training in data collection, modelling and statistical analyses as well as generic research skills. It is offered by the Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine (IBAHCM), a grouping of top researchers who focus on combining field data with computational and genetic approaches to solve applied problems in epidemiology and conservation.

You can exit at the end of 9 months with PgDip Quantitative Methods in Biodiversity, Conservation and Epidemiology.

Entry Requirements

A 2:2 Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject. In your application, please submit a statement (200-300 words) outlining why you want to study this programme in particular and what you hope to get out of it.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months

Faculty

College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences

Department

Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gla.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals