Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance: A Social Science Approach

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Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance: A Social Science Approach

What is the course about?

Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance: A Social Science Approach
The course Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance: A Social Science Approach is an online class provided by BSAC through Future Learn. It may be possible to receive a verified certification or use the course to prepare for a degree.

Are you a health professional new to social science research? Find out how you can fight antimicrobial resistance on this course.

Course description
  • Learn the key aspects of successful antimicrobial stewardship
  • 3 weeks
  • Antimicrobial resistance is a complex problem in today’s medicine that requires a unique approach. On this course, you will build your knowledge of how a social science perspective can fight the problem of antimicrobial resistance.
  • You will gain insights into antimicrobial stewardship (AMS) in different contexts and how to apply a social science research approach. You will also be introduced to different fields of study and social science theory.
  • What is social science and why do we need a social science perspective for tackling AMR?
  • Insights on implementing AMS to tackle AMR across different settings
  • Introduction to realist review
  • Introduction to ethnography
  • Introduction to implementation science
  • This course is designed for health professionals, junior researchers and doctoral students new to social science with an interest in antimicrobial stewardship.
  • BSAC
  • Founded in 1971, the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy exists to facilitate the acquisition and dissemination of knowledge in the field of antimicrobial chemotherapy.
  • Imperial College London
  • Imperial College London is a world top ten university with an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research.

Prerequisites & Facts

Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance: A Social Science Approach

Course Topic

Antimicrobial & Antibiotic Resistance, Disease Outbreak Prevention, Healthcare & Medicine

University, College, Institution

BSAC

Course Skill Level

Course Language

English

Place of class

Online, self-paced (see curriculum for more information)

Degree

Certificate

Degree & Cost

Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance: A Social Science Approach

To obtain a verified certificate from Future Learn / BSAC you have to finish this course or the latest version of it, if there is a new edition. The class may be free of charge, but there could be some cost to receive a verified certificate or to access the learning materials. The specifics of the course may have been changed, please consult the provider to get the latest quotes and news.
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School: BSAC
Topic: Antimicrobial & Antibiotic Resistance, Disease Outbreak Prevention, Healthcare & Medicine