University of Warwick
Parenting and Child Health (Determinants, Interventions and Outcomes)
This is a 4-day taught module followed by an assignment and is available as a stand-alone PGA or as a module within the MSc child health programme; by the end of this course students are able to: understand a wellbeing model of health; understand parenting as a proximal determinant of emotional and social health; know the evidence for parenting programmes as an intervention in the population as a whole and vulnerable groups in particular; understand the health needs of children in public care and the legislation promoting the health of looked after children; critically evaluate the evidence for health promotion strategies in risk taking behaviours.
Applicants usually need at least a 2.2 Honours in a 1st degree of an approved university in a relevant discipline or disciplines. Students whose 1st language is not English should have 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.
3 - 4,000 word assignment.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||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 name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Warwick||Coventry||CV4 7AL||West Midlands|