Taught course

Public Health and Health Promotion

Brunel Online

Entry requirements

A 2:2 (or above) UK Honours degree, or equivalent internationally-recognised qualification in a subject such as health promotion, public health, allied health, health-related studies, social sciences, biosciences, sport science, and environmental health. Non-native speakers of English need one of the following:

  • IELTS: 6.5 (min 6 in all areas)
  • Pearson: 58 (51 in all subscores)
  • TOEFL: 92 (min 20 in all)
  • BrunELT 65% (min 60% in all areas)

Months of entry

January, May, September

Course content

Brunel’s Public Health and Health Promotion MSc online is a programme designed for ambitious professionals to acquire industry-recognised skills under their belt and enhance their competency in the field of public health and health promotion.

The programme instills a multi-disciplinary approach that helps to understand and solve industry challenges by acquiring advanced knowledge of related areas like health promotion, global public health policy, politics, sociology, psychology, and research skills.
This is a 100% online programme that Brunel imparts in a research-led approach and allows you to defy geographical barriers and forge a successful career in the post-pandemic economy.

Career support

  • Professional Development Center (PDC): Brunel’s Professional Development Centre enhances student’s employability by facilitating the students to upskill themselves with core experience and academic knowledge needed to stand out in the global job market.
  • Brunel+: The Brunel+ Award recognises the outstanding students for contributing to extra-curricular activities along with their on-going studies.
  • Open Library: Students get full access to Brunel’s e-library for books, articles, and electronic resources.

Learning outcomes

  • Gain a holistic understanding of the scope and structure of public health and health promotion at various levels, addressing its development in meeting current and future challenges. This is done in the context of social and economic inequalities, political and ethical dilemmas, and how research and analysis can help achieve goals within this sector.
  • Enhance your skill set in reflective practice, research, communication, teamwork.
  • Learn to practice the usage of evidence, including analysing and evaluating health information, research, and policy.
  • Develop culture-oriented communication skills to circulate prevention and intervention strategies that improve health outcomes among diverse local and global communities.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Brunel Online