London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, University of London
Global Health Policy (distance learning)
This course is aimed at students and professionals from both health and non-health backgrounds who seek to understand more about the policy environment associated with issues of global health; it will be of value especially to those who may be seeking to assume positions related to issues of global health policy in national, regional or global health organisations, health-related research institutions, non-governmental organisations and private consultancies.
A 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree, or the equivalent, from a university or other institution acceptable to the University of London, in a subject appropriate to the course; alternatively, an appropriate professional or technical qualification, together with at least 3 years' relevant experience, which satisfies the University as a qualification equivalent to a 2nd Class Honours degree (all applications in this category will be considered on an individual basis); students who do not satisfy these requirements may still be admitted at the discretion of the School on the basis of their academic qualifications, work experience and references; applicants without English as their 1st language must have achieved within the previous 3 years: IELTS 7.0 with a minimum of 7 in written sub-test, or TOEFL paper-based test 600 or computer-based test 250 with a minimum of 5 in the test of written English, or TOEFL internet-based test 100 with a minimum of 24 in the test of written English.
Core modules include: the economics of global health policy; the politics of global health policy; environmental change and global health policy; issues in global health policy.
Assessment by assignments and examinations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|Professional Certificate||Distance learning||£ 6,850 per Whole course (home fees)||1 years|
|Professional Certificate||Distance learning||£ 6,850 per Whole course (overseas fees)||1 years|
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