This course has been designed in response to contemporary international debates about the changing nature and shifting boundaries of multidisciplinary public health.
Taught from a social rather than a medical perspective, it focuses on the strategic and international elements of public health, environment and sustainable development that are critical to effective multidisciplinary practice in these fields reflecting leading-edge, current developments.
The programme provides the opportunity to engage with a wide and diverse curricula including:
It is suitable for recently qualified graduates or those already in employment.
Graduates of this Master's course will:
Continuing Professional Development
You can pursue individual modules as part of continuing professional development activity (CPD) with the opportunity to progress through Certificate, Diploma or Masters levels if you so wish.
The programme provides the opportunity to engage with a wide and diverse curricula and modules may include:
Or in place of a Dissertation, you can opt to take two 30 credit modules instead:
Modules may also be taken as part of continuing professional development (CPD).
For more information about the modules you may study, please visit our website.
Delivery and assessment
The course is delivered through lectures, workshops, group work and one to one supervision. Students receive support throughout their studies from committed and enthusiastic teaching staff, who are also involved in research activity.
The course employs a varied assessment regime, which includes essays, reports, portfolio and presentations. The dissertation gives you the opportunity to design, implement and present a significant piece of research relevant topic of your choice.
The course cultivates intellectual and research skills, experience and knowledge suitable for effective practice in a wide range of multidisciplinary public health sectors. You will be equipped to progress into policy, research and practice roles in the public, private or voluntary arenas in the UK or internationally. For those already employed it provides transferable skills such as independent critical thought, analysis and evaluation, partnership working skills and self-directed learning.
The School of Social Sciences is delighted to announce the availability of a number of competitive scholarships for our full-time and part-time Masters courses. To find out more visit www.ntu.ac.uk/s3scholarships.
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