University of Chester

University of Chester

Public Health

This multidisciplinary programme is likely to be atrractive to both medical and non-medical graduates who are currently working in the broad field of public health and health improvement, and those interested in improving health and wellbeing in the population, preventing disease and reducing inequalities in health.

Entry requirements

Minimum of Lower 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent professional qualification.

Course modules

The Public Health Skills and Career Framework (UK) has been used to define and organise the core areas of knowledge and relevant skills into the five core modules; thus, all of the key public health competency areas are embedded into the programme.

Assessment methods

Summative assessment include the submission of essay-type assignments, analysis of case studies, data analyses and oral presentations; formative assessment includes self, peer and tutor assessment of seminar/workshop presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,140 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,140 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,140 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,140 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (England) 2 years
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Whole course (International) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,900 per Whole course (International) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (England) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,800 per Whole course (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 460 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,800 per Whole course (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Riverside Campus Chester CH1 1SF North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Health and Social Care Admissions
Telephone number: 
01244 511000