University of Cumbria

University of Cumbria

International Health

Develop your understanding of a range of international health issues by exploringsocial, cultural, economic, political and environmental influences shaping population health around the world. You will develop and master the analytical skills required to unravel and respond to complex issues in international health improvement. A feature of this programme is the inclusion of international associates based in Brazil, the USA and Kyrgyzstan within our core team.

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd class Honours degree. Students with other qualifications may be admitted to the course via APL procedures.

Course modules

Unit 1: Health improvement and social change; global issues, and globalisation; migration and health; unit 2: Health in transition and research methods plus a 3rd module chosen from: International health project; collaborative action for health; participatory health needs appraisal; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning £ 4,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Distance learning £ 10,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance Learning

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