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Finding answers to the key questions confronting global health policy and practice is vital. Through this programme, presented by the Global Public Health Unit, you will explore the issues that shape public health and build the knowledge and skills necessary to address them.
From the impact of globalisation and the recent development of influential global health partnerships to the complex relationships between health objectives and the trade policies of leading states, youll learn to understand, critically appraise and apply key concepts and theories within policy studies, international political economy and public health science.
Offering an innovative research-led approach, the programme draws on our interdisciplinary academic expertise.
You will complete two compulsory courses and a number of optional courses. In addition, you will undertake research training in a variety of methodologies and research techniques.
After two semesters of taught courses you will work towards an independently researched dissertation.
The academic entry requirement is a UK Bachelor Honours degree with at least 2:1 or its international equivalent.
An official transcript and certificate (if the degree has been awarded) is required upon application. References are not required upon initial application but may be requested at a later stage in the application process.
Where work experience is taken into consideration, an up-to-date CV and work reference is required.
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Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) is part of the Cambridge English suite and is targeted at a high level (IETLS 6.5-8.0). It is an international English language exam set at the right level for academic and professional success. Developed by Cambridge English Language Assessment - part of the University of Cambridge - it helps you stand out from the crowd as a high achiever.
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IMPORTANT NOTE: Since April 2014 the ETS tests (including TOEFL and TOEIC) are no longer accepted for Tier 4 visa applications to the United Kingdom. The university might still accept these tests to admit you to the university, but if you require a Tier 4 visa to enter the UK and begin your degree programme, these tests will not be sufficient to obtain your Visa.