London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, University of London
Public Health for Development
Either a 2nd Class Honours degree of a recognised UK university; or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard; or a registerable qualification in medicine, dentistry or veterinary studies appropriate to the programme; applicants with an appropriate technical qualification are also welcomed; applicants without these entry requirements but with relevant professional experience may be eligible for admission; applicants are expected to have lived in a developing country and worked in activities related to public health for a minimum of 2 years.
Core modules include: extended epidemiology; health policy, process and power; introduction to health economics; principles of social research; statistics for epidemiology and population health. Optional modules include: designing disease control programmes in developing countries; drugs, alcohol and tobacco; economic analysis for health policy; epidemiology and control of malaria; health care evaluation; health promotion approaches and methods; maternal and child nutrition; research design and analysis; sociological approaches to health; study design (writing a proposal); conflict and health; design and analysis of epidemiological studies; family planning programmes; global disability and health; health systems; history and health; population, poverty and environment; qualitative methodologies; statistical methods in epidemiology; applied communicable disease control; current issues in safe motherhood and perinatal health; economic evaluation; epidemiology of non-communicable diseases; medical anthropology and public health; nutrition in emergencies; social epidemiology; spatial epidemiology in public health; tropical environmental health; environmental epidemiology; epidemiology and control of communicable diseases; ethics, public health and human rights; globalisation and health; organisational management; platforms of care for mental disorders; population dynamics and projections; reviewing the literature; sexual health; applying public health principles in developing countries.
Assessed by: project report.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 19,450 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 4,150 per Year 1 (England)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 9,725 per Year 1 (International)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 4,150 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 4,150 per Year 1 (Scotland)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 4,150 per Year 1 (Wales)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine||Camden||WC1E 7HT||South East|
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