University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Global Health

This research-led interdisciplinary programme provides comprehensive training on the principles, methods and research skills necessary to understand, interpret and solve critical global health challenges.

Entry requirements

MSc: First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Health Policy and Economics; Quantitative Methods 1*; Epidemiology: Concepts, Analysis and Application*; Population and Reproductive Health Optional modules include: Demographic Methods 1 and 2, Core Skills in Geographical Information Systems*; Ageing, Health and Wellbeing; Enabling Change for Health Improvement; Health Services Organisation and Evaluation; Healthcare Informatics, Food Systems, Qualitative Methods 1.  *Students with foundation level training and knowledge in relevant methods courses may be allowed to choose the corresponding advanced level modules either as a substitute or as an optional for specialisation.

Assessment methods

Coursework including problem-solving assignments and case studies, critical review of journal articles and research reports in written format, essays, posters, oral/electronic presentations, written examination and independent research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 17,546 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,625 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,625 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,625 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,625 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,625 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,625 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,773 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site - Highfield Campus SO17 1BJ South East

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