University of London International Programmes

University of London International Programmes

Public Health

This course will help students gain the knowledge and skills to contribute to the health of populations, communities and disadvantaged groups; the ability to apply the core disciplines of public health (statistics, epidemiology, health; economics and social research) to real world health problems; a deeper understanding of public health issues and an academic qualification that will enhance your career development in health-related fields.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class Honours degree in an appropriate subject, or equivalent and 1 years' relevant work experience is required for the MSc; for the PgDip a degree in a relevant subject or relevant experience; non-native speakers of English require IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 580.

Course modules

Modules include: Basic epidemiology; basic statistics for public health and policy; introduction to health economics; principles of social research. Optional modules: issues in public health; environment, health and sustainable development; health promotion theory; health services; health policy, process and power.

Assessment methods

Assessment varies from module to module but will include a combination of unseen written papers and written assignments.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 12,360 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 12,360 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 12,360 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 12,360 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 12,360 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning October 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning October 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (England) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning October 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning October 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning October 2016 GBP 9,750 per Whole course (England) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning October 2016 GBP 9,750 per Whole course (International) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning October 2016 GBP 9,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning October 2016 GBP 9,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning October 2016 GBP 9,750 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years

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