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MPHMaster of Public Health

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Overview

Public health has never been more important, as we encounter new challenges in areas such as obesity, for example, with the epidemiological transition globally meaning the burden of disease moves away from traditional communicable diseases.

In addition, much greater recognition of the role of health inequalities in the UK and globally means there are new challenges but also opportunities in how we try to improve population-level health.

This course is designed to provide you with the research, evaulation and analytical skills you need to understand and undertake a wide range of public health activities, in a national and international context.

Our modules set public health in an international context, so the course attracts students from all over the world.

Programme structure

Core modules

Epidemiology
Key Issues in Global Public Health
Introduction to Research Methods
Introduction to Statistics and Critical Appraisal
Health Needs Assessment, Planning and Evaluation
Dissertation (for Masters course)

Optional modules

Masters students also choose four modules from a range including:
Health Promotion
Leading and Managing Health Services
Communicable Disease
Disaster and Emergency Management
Using Policy to Strengthen Health Systems
Health Care Financing & Economic Evaluation
Sociology of Health and Illness
Further Statistics for Health Science Researchers
Social Determinants of Health Inequalities
Systematic Reviews and Critical Appraisal Techniques
Promoting Evidence-Based Health Care
Public Health Informatics
Contemporary Health Psychology and Behaviour Change

Teaching

Lectures
Seminars
Tutorials
Independent study

Assessment

Coursework
Examinations
Dissertation

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Application start
Aug 1, 2018
Pre-deadline
Dec 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

This is a pre-deadline and we suggest to apply before this date

Primary deadline
Aug 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States