Taught course

Global Public Health Leadership

Institution
Oxford Brookes University · Department of Psychology, Social Work and Public Health
Qualifications
PGDipPGCertMPH

Entry requirements

Students require a level 6 degree from a recognised higher education institution or equivalent, and an interest in public health that is demonstrated either in the application / personal statement.

Students must be confident in using a computer or similar device to browse websites, send emails, produce documents and upload files. Their computers or devices must have access to the Internet and Google Meet, and we recommend the following minimum standards for your device:

  • Processor: 1.0 GHz or faster
  • Memory 1GB RAM or more
  • Running a recent version of Microsoft Windows or Apple Macintosh or Linux or Google Chrome or Google Android operating systems
  • Internet download speed: 0.5 Mbps or faster
  • Internet upload speed: 0.2 Mbps or faster.

English language requirements

Applicants will be required to demonstrate one or more of the following (or equivalents):

  • British Council IELTS: level 6.0 or above
  • Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English; Grade A or B
  • O-level English Language or GCSE English Language : Grade A or B
  • O-level Maths or GCSE: Grade A or B or equivalent
  • Oxford Brookes University English Language Level 4 – pass.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our Master of Public Health (MPH) prepares you for key roles in the applied promotion and implementation of public health projects. It will develop you as a public health leader in the global context of practice.

Our course is rooted in public health evidence and focuses on developing real-life and employment-ready skills. You will learn to respond to a changing and challenging environment as well as gain the required:

  • knowledge
  • skills
  • critical awareness
  • and integrated understanding of leadership.

You will develop practice and theorise professional and organisational development, while learning in a supportive environment.

You will take eight, interactive distance-learning modules, so you can study at a pace suited to you. While gaining key leadership skills as you continue in your practice community or public health employment context. Each module has an introductory study skills refresher unit. This enables you to perform to the best of your ability and make the most of the academic material offered.

Information for international students

Pathways courses for international and EU students

We offer a range of courses to help you meet the entry requirements for your postgraduate course and also familiarise you with university life in the UK.

Take a Pre-Master's course to develop your subject knowledge, study skills and academic language level in preparation for your master's course.

If you need to improve your English language, we offer pre-sessional English language courses to help you meet the English language requirements of your chosen master’s course.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    part time
    24-60 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    full time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24-60 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • MPH
    part time
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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Enquiries
Email
query@brookes.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1865 484848