HIV-Related Diseases, Treatment and Care - Online Course

University of Copenhagen / Copenhagen School of Global Health
02.04.2012 - 08.06.2012  Online Course
Course Content
Resistant HIV is likely to become a major problem especially in resource-limited settings. The course will thus cover trends in transmission and treatment, and preventive strategies for the development and spread of resistant HIV.

The course is structured around 10 internet based E-learning modules (E-modules) with weekly deadlines. This means that you as a student can follow the course from anywhere in the world at any time you like. All you need is an internet connection.
Learning objectives, training objectives
This online course will provide students with an in-depth understanding of the scope and manifestations of HIV-related diseases, their management and care. Special emphasis will be placed on co-infections, co-morbidities and state-of-the-art treatment
Target Audience
Health professionals who wish to work with HIV related diseases
Typical postgraduate careers and job opportunities
Students completing the course will be able to work across sectors and in different geographical, social and cultural settings at an expert level.
A bachelor\\\'s degree or equivalent in a relevant field of study (eg. health sciences, social sciences, engineering, etc.). Furthermore applicants must have min. 2 years of proven experience within treatment or care of HIV/AIDS patients.
Local Organizer
Copenhagen School of Global Health, University of Copenhagen
This is a 10 weeks part-time 100% online course.
Part-time means that students should expect approximately 18 hrs of studying per week. Please visit our website for further information:

Enquiries and Registration:

Ms. Helle Trøst Nielsen
Distance Learning, Health Promotion, Health Services, Health Systems, Public Health, Sexually Transmitted Infections
Credit Points
7 ECTS - Points
DKK 12.750,00
Organizer contact info
Oester Farimagsgade 5
1353 Copenhagen K
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