University of Aberdeen
Global Health and Management
A second 2.2 class Honours degree or equivalent, usually in a health-related honours undergraduate degree (medicine, midwifery, nursing, public health, pharmacy). However, we will also consider applications from students with a pure science, social or management science first degree and who have a keen interest in health.
Stage 1 core courses: preparing for work based placements; generic skills; epidemiology; applied statistics. Elective courses: health economics; health behaviour change; fundamentals of research design; evidence based health. Stage 2 core courses: global health; health policy and systems research. Elective courses: work-based placements with health and development sector organisations; internationalisation; human resources management; qualitative health research; values and ethics in public health; systematic reviewing. Stage 3: global health research (thesis) project.
Each course has its own continuous assessment criteria based on the progress of practical and course work as well as a written degree examination. Progression to a research project is dependent on performance in the individual courses. The MSc project is assessed with the submission of a thesis and via examination.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Foresterhill Health Centre||Aberdeen||AB25 2AY||Scotland|
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