University of Aberdeen
Public Health Research
The programme provides the knowledge and skills in health services research and its application in the public health context. Students will be able to select appropriate research methods for different service questions and apply the skills of information processing and data analysis to answer the research questions. They will understand the main issues and constraints in achieving evidence-based health care and public health strategies.
Good Honours degree.
Semester 1: Health services research; applied statistics; epidemiology; systematic reviewing and qualitative health research.Semester 2:6 month individual research project in a public health context. While undertaking the research project, students will attend a seminar series in public health.
All taught courses are assessed by continuous assessment, including completion of individual and group assignments, presentations, online testing and written examinations (varies between courses).
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc (Res)||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc (Res)||Full-time||£ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Foresterhill Health Centre||Aberdeen||AB25 2AY||Scotland|
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