University of Derby

University of Derby

Public Health

On this course, students will gain an understanding of the underlying causes and mechanisms, and potential public health intervention strategies that are aimed at improving health inequalities. Students will develop the skills and knowledge to become a public health practitioner who is able to lead, develop, and evaluate projects, while learning alongside an experienced teaching team. This course is ideal for those working in public health and those who are looking for career development opportunities.

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree (at least 2nd class) in a public health related subject or an equivalent qualification. Other qualifications and relevant experience will be considered.

Course modules

Modules include: essential public health; epidemiology and statistics; health promotion and behaviour change; health leadership, assessment and inequalities; health economics and health information; global issues in environmental and public health; health protection and intervention strategies; independent scholarship.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 695 per Module (England) 1 years
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 695 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 695 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 695 per Module (Wales) 1 years
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,440 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 695 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 695 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 695 per Module (England) 2 years
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 695 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPH Full-time January 2017 GBP 695 per Module (England) 1 years
MPH Full-time January 2017 GBP 695 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MPH Full-time January 2017 GBP 695 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
MPH Full-time January 2017 GBP 695 per Module (Wales) 1 years
MPH Full-time January 2017 GBP 11,440 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MPH Part-time January 2017 GBP 695 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPH Part-time January 2017 GBP 695 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MPH Part-time January 2017 GBP 695 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MPH Part-time January 2017 GBP 695 per Module (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kedleston Road Campus Derby DE22 1GB East Midlands

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Key information

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Course Enquiries
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01332 591167