University of Warwick

University of Warwick

International Child Health

This is a 5-day taught module followed by an assignment; this module is specifically aimed at students form overseas working in less developed countries or those practitioners who wish to work in these countries in the future; this course enables students to demonstrate a full in-depth understanding and advanced knowledge of the extent and consequences of major challenges to child health in developing countries and the various approaches to surmount them; understand and reflect on the latest trends and developments in treatment and management of specific major child health conditions affecting children in developing countries such as HIV and TB; understand the constraints and challenges to the delivery of child health services in developing countries and the national and international initiatives which address these problems; and reflect on the ways in which the information in the module may have consequences on their own practice.

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours in a 1st degree of an approved university in a relevant discipline or disciplines; students with a 1st language that is not English are expected to obtain 1 of the following recognised English language qualifications: IELTS (British council international testing system) of at least 6.5 with 6.5 in reading and writing; TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) of at least 92 (internet-based iBT), PTE 62, CAE 60+ or CPE.

Assessment methods

4,000 word essay.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PGA Part-time day £ 3,370 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
PGA Part-time day £ 7,595 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL West Midlands

Key information

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