Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

International Public Health

Study for an International Public Health Masters at LJMU. This course offers a broad-based understanding of health and its social and environmental determinants. - Study at LJMU's world renowned Public Health Institute - Develop a broad-based understanding of health and its social and environmental determinants - Follow a curriculum informed by key international strategies, the Sustainable Development Goals and Social Determinants of Health - Benefit from support and guidance for placement learning opportunities An improvement in population health is increasingly recognised internationally as a key element of economic and social development and nowhere more urgently than in low and middle income countries. The focus of this programme is to develop the public health approach relevant to these countries, often referred to as low resource settings.

Entry requirements

MSc: You will need: a good honours degree in a health or social science-related discipline or equivalent professional qualifications and experience Additional Information RPL is accepted on this programme IELTS 6.5 (minimum 5.5 in each component) Pearson 58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI purposes) International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate International students entering on a Tier 4 visa cannot study part-time. If you have any specific queries, please contact health@ljmu.ac.uk Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC. View country specific entry requirements: www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/courses/international-entry-requirements Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team (internationaladmissions@ljmu.ac.uk) for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages: www.ljmu.ac.uk/international

Course modules

Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning. Core Modules Intercultural Learning (10 credits) International Health (10 credits) Global Health (10 credits) Epidemiology (20 credits) Public Health: Policy and Practice (20 credits) Research Methods (20 credits) Optional Modules Violence (10 credits) Health Improvement (20 credits) Health Protection (10 credits) Systematic Review (10 credits)

Assessment methods

To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic. Written exams, essays, reports, posters, oral presentations and the dissertation module form the assessment focus for this Masters in International Public Health.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 13,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,900 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (England) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 38 per Credit (Scotland) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Liverpool John Moores University L2 2QP North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Faculty of Education, Health and Community (Health)
Telephone number: 
01512315829