University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton

Public Health

The course is aimed at a wide range of people from both the UK and abroad, from NHS and non-NHS backgrounds including those in primary or secondary care, health authorities and primary care trusts, nursing and professions related to medicine, health promotion, health care research, health management and anyone wishing to develop a career in public health.

Entry requirements

A 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree within a health related field or equivalent e.g. medicine, dentistry, nursing/health visiting, environmental health, occupational health, pharmacy, or any other degree deemed appropriate by the award team; any 'non-standard' qualification judged by the award team to be equivalent of the above (e.g. a relevant professional qualification or public health related experience) would warrant admission to the programme, successful completion of which will enable transfer to the Master's Award (the same conditions will apply to candidates offering a non Honours degree); in exceptional circumstances, and after a satisfactory interview with the award leader and/or course team, we would accept a minimum of 3 years experience at a senior level in a public health or related field.

Course modules

Modules include: public health epidemiology and statistics; assessing the health needs of populations; advanced research skills; leading, transformation and change; health protection, health improvement; social perspectives of public health; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPH Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPH Distance learning September 2016 - 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MPH Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MPH Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPH Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPH Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPH Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPH Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MPH Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MPH Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MPH Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MPH Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MPH Distance learning October 2016 - 12 months
MPH Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPH Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPH Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPH Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPH Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MPH Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MPH Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MPH Distance learning January 2017 - 12 months
MPH Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MPH Full-time January 2017 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Wolverhampton WV1 1SB West Midlands

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