Taught course

Global Health

University of Southampton · Social Sciences

Entry requirements

First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University

Months of entry


Course content

This reserch-led interdisciplinary programme provides comprehensive training on the principles, methods and research skills necessary to understand, interpret and solve critical global health challenges.

Compulsory modules:
Health Policy and Economics; Quantitative Methods 1*; Epidemiology: Concepts, Analysis and Application*; Population and Reproductive Health

Optional modules include:
Demographic Methods 1 and 2, Core Skills in Geographical Information Systems*; Ageing, Health and Wellbeing; Enabling Change for Health Improvement; Health Services Organisation and Evaluation; Healthcare Informatics, Food Systems, Qualitative Methods 1.

*Students with foundation level training and knowledge in relevant methods courses may be allowed to choose the corresponding advanced level modules either as a substitute or as an optional for specialisation

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Fees and funding

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Funding your postgraduate studies

Fees and funding for postgraduate students

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-48 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Social Sciences
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