Applied Public Health, Master | Part time | University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) | Preston, United Kingdom
12 months
867 GBP/module
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The Applied Public Health programme from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is an innovative course for anyone who currently works, or would like to become involved in, work which focuses on addressing the determinants of health.

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This is a relevant and engaging learning experience for a wide range of professionals working to achieve improvements in health. You’ll develop the skills required to meet existing and emerging challenges in public health. 

Why study with us

  • This Applied Public Health programme from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) emphasises applying theory to practice and developing relevant skills.
  • You’ll look at planning, strategies and public health in action including key themes such as diet and nutrition, children and young people, healthy settings and the media.
  • Case studies are used to consider real world approaches to the subject of public health.

Future careers

A postgraduate qualification in Applied Public Health can lead to rewarding careers in health community work, health promotion, sport and leisure, environment, and education.  

Career opportunities also exist in management, strategic and educational, as well as practitioner posts. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Needs Assessment for Primary Care
  • Global Public Health Challenges
  • Public Health and Wellbeing: Strategies and Interventions

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

UK students can apply all year round. 


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60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should hold a degree or equivalent in related subject
  • Applications from all candidates will be considered on their merits in the light of the nature and scope of the programme and if they have experience followed by an initial advisory interview
  • A detailed admissions procedure will be forwarded on application

Tuition Fee

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  • National

    867 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 867 GBP per module during 12 months.

Part-time UK: £867 per 20 credits

Living costs for Preston

751 - 1425 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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