University of Warwick
Practice of Public Health
This is a 5-day taught module followed by an assignment and is available as a stand-alone PGA or as a module within the MSc public health programme; this is an interdisciplinary degree, drawing upon expertise across a wide range of subject areas and seeks to explore the complexity of public health issues in the UK and internationally; during this course, students learn to: demonstrate a comprehensive knowledge and critical understanding of methods in the practice of public health including health protection, health promotion and disease prevention, demonstrate a systematic understanding of the national and international context and current issues of public health and health care policy; implement methods of assessing public health interventions; prepare appropriate public health protocols and policy documents.
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 either 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.
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|