Taught course

Public Health (Online)

Institution
University of Sheffield · School of Health and Related Research
Qualifications
MPHPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

2:1 honours degree, or a medical degree or significant experience in public health.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The course is suitable for students from all disciplinary backgrounds who want high quality education in public health. We focus on helping you develop research, evaluation and analytical skills relevant to understanding the social determinants of health in a rapidly changing environment.

This course is particularly suitable for those with work or other commitments that make full-time study difficult since it is taught entirely online and, in consultation with course staff, students can progress through the course at their own pace.

Teaching
The course is taught entirely online. Teaching methods include video, podcasts and web lectures.

Assessment
Assessment is by coursework and online exams.

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

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPH
    part time
    24-48 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    flexible
    24-48 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    24-48 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    full time
    24-48 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24-48 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    flexible
    24-48 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    flexible
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
scharr-pgt-enquiries@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
(+44) 0114 222 5454