University of Warwick

University of Warwick

Public Health

The programme aims to provide relevant qualifications to meet national and international needs for a skilled public health workforce and to prepare students for further academic study with a view to academic careers. The course provides students with opportunity to develop and demonstrate systematic knowledge and understanding in a wide range of public health areas.

Entry requirements

A relevant Honours degree plus experience working within the general area of Public Health; students may also enrol if they have professional rather than academic qualifications, with substantial experience; applications for full-time study are welcome from overseas students who normally are expected to have an English language test result (IELTS 6.5 in reading and writing) or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Epidemiology and statistics; issues in public health; practice of public health; sociology of health, health policy and the social determinants of health; understanding research and critical appraisal in health care; understanding research and critical appraisal in health care; professional project or; dissertation. Optional modules: health screening; communicable diseases and immunisation; public mental health and wellbeing; design, analysis and interpretation of epidemiological research; international child health; international health policy; introduction to management in health service organizations; health care and environmental sustainability.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MPH Full-time October 2016 - 1 years
MPH Part-time October 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

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

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