University of Chester
Health Improvement and Wellbeing
The course explores contemporary issues in health improvement and wellbeing including public health, health promotion, disease prevention, health and disease management, and the evaluation of those activities and interventions.
Applicants normally hold a 1st degree (2nd Class Honours or above) or equivalent qualification; applicants without a 1st degree are considered based on their potential to undertake academic study at Master's degree level; all applicants must have a current and relevant workplace or access to a relevant workplace during the period of study; all students should provide evidence of recent study or writing at an appropriate level; all applicants are invited to attend an interview and induction day, where they are provided with information regarding study at Master's degree level and further programme details; the MSc is aimed at a range of professionals who are engaged in promoting and managing health improvement and wellbeing.
Health improvement and wellbeing; epidemiological approaches to health and wellbeing; health promotion in a public health context; research; dissertation.
A variety of assessment methods are used including written assignments, examinations, seminar presentations, individual case studies, competency self-assessment, reflective accounts and interactive e-learning methods.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 3,825 per Whole course (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,640 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 425 per Credit module (home fees)||2 years|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 8,640 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 8,640 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Full-time||£ 6,840 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Part-time||£ 8,640 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Riverside Campus||Chester||CH1 1SF||North West|
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