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LSHTM COVID-19: Tackling the Novel Coronavirus

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) in partnership with Future learn introduced new online course on ”COVID-19: Tackling the Novel Coronavirus”.

You can join this course to Understand the emergence of COVID-19 and how world respond to it going forward. On this course, you’ll learn the latest of what we know about COVID-19, presented by international experts.

The purpose of this course

This course is provided for personal use only and not for any commercial, professional medical or business purpose. All content and opinions presented throughout this course are for educational purposes only and do not constitute the provision of professional medical or public health advice.


  • How COVID-19 emerged and was identified
  • How COVID-19 spreads
  • Public health measures for COVID-19 worldwide
  • What is needed to address COVID-19 going forward

Who is the course for?

Those working in or around health, or anyone interested in how we should respond to the outbreak. The course is presented in English, with translations provided in Chinese, Spanish (ES), Portuguese (BR), French and Italian.

What’s included?

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine are offering everyone who joins this course a free digital upgrade, so that you can experience the full benefits of studying online for free. This means that you get:

  • Unlimited access to this course
  • Includes any articles, videos, peer reviews and quizzes
  • A PDF Certificate of Achievement to prove your success when you’re eligible


Example certificate of achievement 

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