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Master of Public Health (Online)

University of Sheffield

Master Online
24 months
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5750 GBP/year
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About

Develop your research, evaluation and analytical skills relevant to understanding the social determinants of health.

Overview

The public health 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 public health analytical skills relevant to understanding the social determinants of health in a rapidly changing environment.

This public health 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.

Programme Structure

Core modules

  • Epidemiology
  • Health Promotion
  • Introduction to Statistics and Critical Appraisal
  • Introduction to Research Methods
  • Systematic Approaches to Evidence Assessment
  • Key Issues in Global Public Health
  • Dissertation
Optional modules

Choices include:

  • Leading and Managing Health Services
  • Using Health Policy to Strengthen Health Systems
  • Communicable Disease Control
  • Further Statistics for Health Science Researchers

Lecturers

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

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

2:1 honours degree, or a medical degree or significant experience in public health.English language requirements:Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5750 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5750 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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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!

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