Swansea University

Swansea University

Public Health and Health Promotion

This programme is designed to provide an understanding of the theoretical underpinnings of health promotion and public health, and enables students to experience health promotion in practice, and gain theoretical knowledge and apply it to practice, facilitating both their personal and professional development. The course is mapped to the National Occupational Standards for the Practice of Public Health and the Public Health Career Framework competencies.

Entry requirements

Normally an Honours degree (2.1 or above), an equivalent recognised qualification or a period of at least 2 years relevant educational/professional experience with appropriate qualifications. International students will need a minimum IELTS score of 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in all domains, or a university approved equivalent.

Course modules

Modules typically include: foundations in health promotion; public health ethics; developing programmes and evaluation; health protection; foundations in research; management and leadership for public health practice; public health evidence and epidemiology; public health practice; dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PgDip Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,550 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,550 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,550 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,550 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Human and Health Science
Telephone number: 
01792 518533