University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Public Health

This course explore the subject in detail, covering areas such as principles and practice; managing health care organisations; and oral health.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or equivalent. Exceptionally, if a 1st degree is not relevant then a professional qualification and experience in the practice of public health for at least 2 years at a professional level is required.

Course modules

Core courses; introduction to statistical methods; principles of public health; research methods; research project; introduction to epidemiology.
Optional courses; qualitative research methods; stand qualitative research as applied to research in public health; communicable diseases ; health economics; health promotion: principles and practice; managing health care organisations; oral health; psychosocial approaches to public health; aims: to explore the main psychological and sociological concepts of direct relevance to public health; environmental health; economic evaluation; further epidemiology and statistics; globalisation and public health.

Assessment methods

Students undertake a research project of 15,000-20,000 words.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 20,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (EU) 24 months
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (England) 24 months
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Scotland) 24 months
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Wales) 24 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,267 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,267 per Year 1 (EU) 5 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,267 per Year 1 (England) 5 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,667 per Year 1 (International) 5 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,267 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,267 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (EU) 10 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (England) 10 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 10 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Scotland) 10 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Wales) 10 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,333 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (EU) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (England) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Scotland) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Wales) 21 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Dumfries Campus Dumfries DG1 4ZL Scotland

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