London Metropolitan University

London Metropolitan University

Public Health

This is a unique multi-disciplinary course focusing on the wider determinants of health and wellbeing - ideal for anyone interested in working to improve population health and health promotion, whether within the NHS, community organisations, government or related agencies.

Entry requirements

You will be required to have an upper second (2:1) honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject or related areas. Those with relevant professional or technical qualifications or extensive professional experience are also considered. Additionally, undertaking social epidemiology and the triple-module dissertation by those who have completed the University's postgraduate diploma in community nursing or the postgraduate diploma in specialist community public health nursing provides a top-up route to this MSc.

Course modules

Modules include: Public Health and Health Promotion, Social Research (principles and practice), Social Epidemiology, Health in the City, Dissertation. Optional modules: Management in Health and Social Services, Managing Self and Others, Managing Public Services, Mental Health Promotion, Perspectives of Ageing, Developments and Management in Community Care, Partnership Working and Management, Project Management, Understanding Health Policy, Social Structures and Policies, Children and Families (policy and practice), Ethical Issues in Biomedical Science.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a variety of methods, including seminar papers, presentations, essays, coursework reports, mini projects, case studies, unseen examination and a final dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Module (Channel Islands) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Module (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Module (England) 2 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 11,700 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,965 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 885 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 885 per Credit (Channel Islands) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 885 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 885 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 1,300 per Credit (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 885 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 885 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,150 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Channel Islands) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,350 per Credit (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Holloway Islington N7 8DB South East

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Key information

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020 7133 4202