Taught course

Community Health

Institution
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine · Health Services Research
Qualifications
MCommHPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Degree or equivalent plus minimum 2 years' relevant experience in a developing country required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Prepares community-health professionals for working at a senior level in developing countries. Content reflects philosophy that health problems can only be understood from a multidisciplinary perspective and that improvements in health are inevitably linked to overall social and economic development. Overseas module, 10 weeks in a developing country.

Information for international students

Excellent standard of written and spoken English. Minimum recent IELTS 6.5 score required.

Qualification and course duration

MCommH

full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
8 months

PGCert

full time
4 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment50
Dissertation50 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Mrs June Ritchie
Email
jritchie@liv.ac.uk
Phone
0151 705 3253
Fax
0151 705 3370