Taught course

Applied Public Health

Institution
University of Central Lancashire · School of Community Health and Midwifery
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A recognised British honours degree to a good standard, or its equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MSc in Applied Public Health is an innovative course which provides a relevant and engaging learning experience for anyone whose work includes some responsibility for the determinants of health. The course has been designed to meet the needs of a wide range of professionals working to achieve improvements in health. It aims to provide participants with the opportunity to develop the skills required to meet existing and emerging challenges in public health.

This postgraduate course covers a range of public health disciplines including health improvement, health protection, research methods, healthy settings, media and communication, epidemiology and global, international, national and local issues relating to public health. There is a strong emphasis on appropriate tools and techniques, evidence based approaches and the application of theory to public health practice.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
30 months
full time
15 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (01772) 892400