Public Health - Statistics for Human Genetics

University College Dublin


Course Name Public Health - Statistics for Human Genetics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X793
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

Prof Cert Statistics for Human Genetics PT (X793)
Duration 1 Years
Attend Part Time
Deadline Rolling*

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised

You can apply using the UCD online application system. To apply, simply click on and follow the instructions. A non-refundable application fee applies. The application fee is paid online.
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Duration 1 year part-time online.
Course Fee ProfCert Statistics for Human Genetics (X793) Part Time
EU/NONEU fee per year - € 1820

***Fees are subject to change

Fees include tuition and examination fees. The fee schedule for all programmes is shown on the UCD Fees website ( and refers to the fee for a single academic year. Further information regarding fees is available on the UCD Fees website.
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Expand+Who should apply?
Part Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Applicants should have a degree in a relevant field, for example: medicine, li...

Course Content

Expand+ProfCert Statistics for Human Genetics
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 15)

This programme is an NFQ level 9, UCD level 4 Professional Certificate, comprising 15 European Credit Transfer and accumulation System (ECTS) credits. The duration o...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
• PHPS40870 - Introduction to Genetic Epidemiology (5 credits)
o An introduction to basic principles of genetics, and genetic epidemiologic study design:
· The concepts underlying the heritability of traits and its estima...

Number of Credits 15
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Ricardo Segurado
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