Masters in Public Health

Public health deals with the health of the community and aims to prevent diseases through organised actions, information resources and education efforts. It deals with physical and mental health, social well-being improvement, particularly in these areas such as waste disposal, water supply, food safety or water pollution. Public health degrees cover multidisciplinary approaches teaching biostatistics, health services and epidemiology. It also deals with these sub-fields: community health, behavioural health, health of economics, occupational health public policy and environmental health.

Graduates of Bachelors and Masters in public health will acquire skills that involve management for different strategies like: strategies for health promotion and protection, strategies for disease prevention and more. Students have to be able to realize a complete analysis regarding a public health issue, they have to know to make proper recommendations for a public health policy or a public health program development.

Career paths after graduating Public Health discipline include: health department administration, public nursing, public health communication, public health planning, emergency coordination, epidemiology, pharmaceuticals, and others.

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Suggested Master's Programmes

Public Health and Health Promotion M.Sc. Public Health and Health Promotion
  • Any time
  • EEA £ 6,611 per year
  • International £ 13,800 per year
  • 12 months

The Public Health and Health Promotion MSc from Bangor University is intended for all those interested in promoting health and well-being. The course is intended for all those interested in promoting health and well being. It includes core modules on: Research methods; Health Economics; Social and Behavioural Sciences; Epidemiology. These modules are taken together with the two other MSc courses to promote inter-professional learning.

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Health Management M.Sc. Health Management
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 4,800 per year
  • International € 4,800 per year
  • Not specified

The Master of Science in Health Management is taught fully online in the English language and has been designed by the International Telematic University Uninettuno in order to provide the necessary knowledge and expertise to senior managers and leaders of the health sector. The emphasis is on health management in an international and local setting and the program draws on an emerging body of knowledge and evidence to allow comparisons across different countries.

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Public Health Master Public Health
  • Jan 2017
  • May 2017
  • Aug 2016
  • Not specified
  • 24 months

The Master of Public Health (MPH) is the most comprehensive Public Health programme, incorporating the opportunity to complete an independent piece of original research.

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Public Health Postgrad.Dip. Public Health
  • Jan 2017
  • May 2017
  • Aug 2016
  • Not specified
  • 16 months

The Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health provides a deeper understanding of public health by incorporating the key topic of epidemiology.You will build upon the essential knowledge gained from units within the Postgraduate Certificate and explore core epidemiological concepts of the measurement of disease and the interpretation of population level health information.

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Public Health and Health Promotion M.Sc. Public Health and Health Promotion
  • Any time
  • EEA £ 5,300 per year
  • International £ 13,800 per year
  • 12 months

This Public Health and Health Promotion course from Swansea University aims to enable students to gain theoretical knowledge in relation to public health and health promotion, research and practice insight.

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Autism and Related Conditions M.Sc. Autism and Related Conditions
  • Any time
  • EEA £ 5,300
  • International £ 14,300
  • 12 months

The Master's in Autism and Related Conditions at Swansea University, which is also available at Postgraduate Diploma and Postgraduate Certificate level as well as on a part time basis, is a unique training and development programme leading to a postgraduate qualification for those professionals who are seeking to advance and specialise their knowledge and practice in Autism.

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Child Public Health M.Sc. Child Public Health
  • Any time
  • EEA £ 5,300 per year
  • International £ 13,800 per year
  • 12 months

The Child Public Health course from Swansea University aims to equip students with a knowledge of the multitude of factors that affect infant, child and family health and the importance of health in early childhood for future national health, well being and growth.

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Infection Control Postgrad.Cert. Infection Control
  • Apr 2017
  • Oct 2016
  • EEA $ 4,400
  • International $ 4,400
  • Not specified

The Postgraduate Certificate in Infection Control course provides an introduction to an understanding of the world of microbiology.

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Food Quality Management M.Sc. Food Quality Management
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,951 per year
  • International € 14,300 per year
  • 24 months

Food quality management assures the health and safety of food and other perishable products (e.g. flowers) and has become increasingly important in today’s society

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