Canterbury Christ Church University

Canterbury Christ Church University

Health Promotion and Public Health

This pathway of the MSc Interprofessional Health and Social Care is designed for professionals in health, social care, education and local authorities who wish to develop their knowledge and expertise in the areas of health promotion and public health.

Entry requirements

Honours degree or equivalent professional qualification with relevant experience of delivering some form of health promotion as part of a work role or elsewhere; formally accredited health education and or promotion experience that demonstrates the knowledge and skills at Honours degree level; a portfolio of Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL/APEL) evidence to support the ability at MSc level.

Course modules

Modules include: Principles and practice of health promotion and public health; social and political contexts of health promotion and public health; psychological perspectives in health promotion and public health; psychology in health and social care; developing a research proposal; undertaking systematic reviews or critical evaluation of professional practice; dissertation Optional modules: Open module; health, arts and humanities; international perspectives in health promotion and public health.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on the completion of assignments and a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 2,170 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
MSc Full-time £ 4,340 per Academic year (home fees) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT1 1QU South East

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Key information

Admissions Department (Postgraduate Admissions)
Telephone number: 
01227 782900