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Health Education and Promotion

Maastricht University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
16800 EUR/year
2143 EUR/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

The Health Education and Promotion programme offered at Maastricht University revolves around developing, evaluating, implementing and promoting health interventions. 

Overview

The Health Education and Promotion programme offered at Maastricht University has a unique focus systematic development, evaluation and implementation of health interventions. It's also practice-based with skills training included in each course. This means you'll not only learn why health education and promotion programmes are (or aren’t) effective. You also learn how to formulate communication strategies and develop, execute and evaluate health interventions; giving you the theoretical and practical toolset you’ll need to launch your career. 

You learn how to:

  • analyse positive or negative effects of behavioural and environmental factors on the quality of life
  • formulate specific and testable objectives for intervention
  • design effective, scientific health promoting interventions
  • formulate plans for the diffusion and implementation of these interventions
  • test, evaluate and refine those interventions
  • develop communication strategies to disseminate programmes to various audiences

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding Health Behaviour 
  • Changing Health Behaviour 
  • Effectiveness of Interventions in Health Promotion Settings 
  • Intervention Development 
  • Preparation for the Scientific Research
  • Health Promotion 
  • Implementation and Evaluation 
  • Scientific Research and Article

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • you have a relevant bachelor's degree from a Dutch university, 
  • you have a relevant bachelor's degree from an EEA university (note: in case of doubt, you may be asked to pass a GRE-test*),
  • you have a relevant bachelor's degree from a non-EEA university (note: in this case, you always need to pass a GRE-test), 
  • you have a relevant university master's degree.

You have a degree from a university of applied sciences:

  • you have completed a thesis and have obtained at least 15 ECTS* in academic writing, statistics and/or methodology, or
  • you have completed the university track of Hogeschool Zuyd.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16800 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2143 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2143 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

Part-time fees:

  • EU/EEA:  €1,525  per year

  • NON-EU/EEA: €8,400 per year

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Health Education and Promotion
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