Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh
Social Justice, Development and Health
The course gives students the opportunity to: undertake advanced study of social justice, development and health interactions, drawing on a range of related disciplines such as anthropology, economics, epidemiology, health policy, management studies, psychology, public health and sociology; engage in debates examining current and future trends affecting the health and social well-being of disadvantaged, excluded and vulnerable populations; engage critically and reflexively in a range of social bodies as both professionals and citizens; enhance their lifelong learning and personal development skills.
Honours degree or diploma in health-related area; diplomates should have completed final exam of professional body; applicants who have not studied their degree in English require an IELTS score of 6.0 and no individual component score below 5.5.
Core modules: social justice; social development policy and practice; international health and social policy; health-related research; research design and planning; plus, 1 from either; international public health; health systems; elective modules: 2 from the following modules: environmental justice; gender, health and development; HIV and development; independent study; participatory appraisal and evaluation; policy and practice in complex emergencies; project design and management; psychosocial interventions with war-affected populations; sexual and reproductive health; dissertation, project or research proposal (Master's only).
Assessment is continuous and incorporates assignments, action plans, projects and research proposals.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,670 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 13,240 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 680 per Credit module (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 1,200 per Credit module (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 680 per Credit module (home fees)||4 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 1,200 per Credit module (overseas fees)||4 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 680 per Credit module (home fees)||8 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 1,200 per Credit module (overseas fees)||8 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh||Edinburgh||EH21 6UU||Scotland|
0131 474 0000