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University of Dundee

Public Health

This course provides training in the application of epidemiological, statistical and behavioural techniques used in public health practice and research.

Entry requirements

PgDip

Students should normally hold a 1st Class or Upper 2nd Class degree. Entry is normally restricted to graduates in medicine, dentistry, nursing and health-related sciences. Exceptionally, students are accepted without a 1st degree but in such instances they should have professional qualifications and hold senior posts. IELTS of 6.5 (or equivalent), if the 1st language is not English.

MPH

To be eligible to register for the MPH, students should normally hold a first class or upper second class degree. Entry is normally restricted to graduates in medicine, dentistry, nursing and health-related sciences. Exceptionally, students are accepted without a first degree but in such instances they should have professional qualifications and hold senior posts. Please check our website for English language requirements.

Course modules

Modules include: epidemiology; basic statistics; research methods; public health and health care; applied epidemiology; behavioural science; intermediate statistics; preparation for dissertation; applied statistics with routine health datasets; advanced statistics; systematic reviews; presentation skills; spatial epidemiology.

Assessment methods

Examinations; continuous assessment and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,950 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MPH Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
MPH Full-time September 2017 - 12 months
MPH Part-time September 2017 - 24 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 9 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 18 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 - 9 months
PgDip Part-time September 2017 - 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Dundee City Campus Dundee DD1 4HN Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01382 383838