University of Huddersfield
Public Health Administration
This non-clinical course is aimed at individuals currently working or intending to work in public health administration roles. You may be a health or non-health professional who is interested in developing your knowledge and understanding of public health administration. The course provides the opportunity for you to develop leadership, management and administration skills for use in a public health context, which is informed by up to date evidence. You may also broaden your knowledge and understanding of public health issues from an international perspective. This includes a consideration of strategic change and development, leadership and management in public health services.
2.2 bachelor�s degree or above (or equivalent) in a subject relevant to public health. This might include health professional qualifications or others related to social sciences, applied sciences, business, leadership, management or administration. Some experience of working in public health services is recommended. If you were educated outside the UK, you are required to have International English Language Testing System (IELTS) at a score of 6.5 with no lower than 6.0 in any single component.
Modules: critical appraisal of research literature; international perspectives in health and social care; project (health related); public health administration in context; research project preparation; strategic thinking in a healthcare context. Option modules, an example of these is listed below: active ageing for an elderly population; advanced practice in diabetes care; food safety 1; food safety 2 (nutritional aspects); leading teams; long term conditions; nutrition and public health 1; nutrition and public health 2; obesity prevention and management; supporting diabetes self-care.
Assessment involves a variety of methods including coursework, case based analysis, projects and presentations. Some option modules may have practical or written examinations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,800 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,800 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 400 per Module (home fees)||36 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Huddersfield||Huddersfield||HD1 3DH||Yorkshire and the Humber|