Basics in Epidemiology, Certificate

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 3 months
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Year)
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)


  • To understand the basic concepts and principles in epidemiology
  • To become familiar with the epidemiological tools that could be used in pharmacovigilance and pharmacoepidemiology
  • To understand the specificity of epidemiological tools applied to pharmacovigilance and pharmacoepidemiology
The Basics in Epidemiology course is offered at Eu2P.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Average duration 3 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
  • Credits
    3 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Time flexibility
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request

Programme Structure

  • Descriptive epidemiology (person, place and time)
  • Observational studies in pharmacoepidemiology
  • Biases in pharmacoepidemiology studies
  • Causality criteria, evidence level and critical reading


Trainers' team

Dr Antoine Pariente [module coordinator], Dr Pernelle Noize and Dr Francesco Salvo (from Université Bordeaux Segalen)

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Take IELTS test

Academic Requirements

Educational prerequisite for this module certificate programme:
  • Graduate degree
This Eu2P Certificate programme specificity also requires trainees to
  • be fluent in English
  • have Internet access and ad hoc computer equipment and be familiar with their use

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa! (Unless that chair you're sitting on is in a foreign country...)

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 1500 International
  • EUR 1500 EU/EEA

Students: 1500 Euros; Professionals: 3000 Euros


  • Eu2P rewards trainees attending Eu2P Certificates by granting Eu2P points. Once accumulated, these points can be used to lower tuition fees.
  • Students and professionals related to Eu2P partners can also claim some saving on Certificate tuition fees.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.