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Public Health (Online)

University College Cork

Master Online
20 months
Duration
10000 EUR/year
8000 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

To meet increasing demand for highly trained public health specialists, we are offering a Master of Public Health (Online) at University College Cork designed to prepare yo investigate, evaluate and address public health challenges, whatever your professional background. 

Overview

Our Master of Public Health (Online) programme at University College Cork will equip you with the core knowledge and specialised skills necessary to make a real difference in public health. This part-time online MPH is a structured programme delivered over 22 months.

Learning outcomes

This Master of Public Health programme consists of 90 credits. Each 10-credit module will be delivered over 8 weeks and each 5-credit module will be delivered over 4 weeks. Modules are delivered at a time according to the pre-determined programme calendar. 

A 10-credit module consists of an estimated student workload of 200 hours and a 5-credit module an estimated workload of 100 hours. Student workload consists of online, self-directed learning, required readings and subject investigation, online activities and assignments for preparation, participation and submission.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis
  • Public Health Core Principles and Overview
  • Health Economics for Public Health
  • Introduction to Health Protection
  • Quantitative Research and Epidemiology

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

Online

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
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants will be required to write a 300-word statement demonstrating suitability to undertake a Master of Public Health.
  • All applicants are required to meet one of the following:
  • Possess a NFQ level 8 degree in a relevant subject area (minimum 2H1) OR 
  • Possess a NFQ level 9 postgraduate diploma in a relevant subject area (minimum 2H1)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10000 EUR per year and a duration of 20 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8000 EUR per year and a duration of 20 months.

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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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Public Health (Online)
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