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University of Salford

Public Health

This course covers core public health skills including epidemiology, statistics and research methods. The focus of the curriculum is on the social determinants of health and students will have the opportunity to gain in-depth knowledge of evidence-based public health, contemporary global public health issues, and work, health and wellbeing.

Entry requirements

A degree, grade 2.2 or above, preferably in a health related subject. An equivalent academic or professional qualification from the UK or elsewhere. Applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully are welcomed.

Course modules

Modules include: Epidemiology and statistics for public health; research methods applied to public health; evidence-based public health; contemporary global public health issues; work, health and wellbeing; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment will be based on a variety of strategies to include: written assessments; examinations; project reports; oral presentations; research project/dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for International students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,217 per Credit (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Credit (International) 9 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,675 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (EU) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (England) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 8 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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