Taught course

Public Health and Health Promotion

Bangor University · School of Healthcare Sciences

Entry requirements

For entry on to this course a 2(ii) or higher undergraduate degree in a related subject; alternatively, possession of a suitable qualification and work experience will be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

The course is for those interested in promoting health and well being. It includes core modules on: Research methods; Researching health statistics; Health Economics; Social and Behavioural Sciences; Epidemiology. These modules are taken together with the two other MSc courses to promote inter-professional learning. Pathway specific core modules include:Principles and Practice of Public Health and Health Promotion; Leadership Quality, Innovation and Change (Governance in Health and Social Care). You can choose 20 credits from any existing relevant Master's modules currently offered by the University. If you wish to achieve your MSc you will need to complete successfully your research dissertation.

Information for international students

For International students, we ask for an IELTS score of 6.0 (with no element less than 5.5), or equivalent.

Fees and funding

Health Authorities; Trusts.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 - 60 months


full time
9 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment60
Dissertation40 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Dr Jaci Huws
+44 (0)1248 383155