London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine- Free course certificates from the British Council

9 October, 2019

Hello all,

We are delighted that the online courses from London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine on the FutureLearn platform are part of the British Council Study UK campaign, meaning eligible learners in low and middle income countries can get a free course certificate during October through January. The upgrade also includes unlimited access to the course resources.

The courses that we have running are below:

7th October

1) A History of Public Health in Post-War Britain

2) Diabetic Eye Disease: Building Capacity to Prevent Blindness

3) Eliminating Trachoma

4) Global Blindness: Planning and Managing Eye Care Services

(Although the above courses have already started, learners are able to join at any point during the course run.)

14th October

1) Health in Humanitarian Crises

2) The Lancet Maternal Health Series: Global Research and Evidence

4th November

1) The Role of Diagnostics in the Antimicrobial Resistance Response (new course)

2) Improving the Health of Women, Children and Adolescents: from Evidence to Action (revised course)

3) Integrated Healthcare for Children with Developmental Disabilities

2nd December

1) Global Health and Disability

December– date TBC

1) Disease Outbreaks in Low and Middle Income Countries

All of these courses can be found here:

More information about the Study UK campaign can be found here:

I hope that you will join us on one or more of these courses!

Best wishes,


MOOC & OER Coordinator at London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Josie Gallo

Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) & Open Education Resource (OER) Coordinator

Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) Department

Division of Education

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Tel: (+44) 020 7958 8356


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