Taught course

International Development (Masters of Public Health)

Institution
University of Sheffield · Department of Geography
Qualifications
MPH

Entry requirements

You’ll need a good 2:1 or first class honours degree in geography or a related subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

You’ll develop an understanding of the interventions necessary to improve the health of communities in the Global South. By exploring contemporary theory, policy and practice in public health and international development, you’ll gain the skills to tackle these challenges working in a public health and development role. There’s an emphasis on applying theory to the everyday complexities of health and development.

The cost of the compulsory field class is included in your tuition fees.

Teaching
There are seminars, lectures, workshops, reading groups. You also do some fieldwork.

Assessment
You’re assessed on coursework assignments, project work and a dissertation.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Qualification and course duration

MPH

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
geography-admissions@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 7900