Global Health

Queen's University Belfast

 

Course Name Global Health
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 101966 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MPH
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year: 2019
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal go.qub.ac.uk/pgapply and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 1 year, full-time.

Teaching Times
15-20 per week
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Entrance requirements
Normally a minimum of a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in a public-health related subject. Evidence of equivalent professional qualifications (MBBS, BDS or BVSc) or experience will b...

Number of Places 30
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Expand+Global Health highlights
The first semester is spent learning the general tools of public health, including epidemiology and biostatistics.

Global Opportunities
•The partnership with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the School of Medici...

Course Content

Expand+Overview
The MPH in Global Health is intended to provide candidates with a clear understanding of global health issues and how those issues affect public health policy and practice.

The MPH in Global Health programme will offer solid public hea...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Semester 1
Public Health Sciences (25 CATS)

This module discusses the collection of demographic data, demographic analysis techniques and health effects of population characteristics. It also demonstrates understanding of epidemiological concept...

Assessment Method Assessment is by a variety of methods including written examination, written assignments and oral presentations. A 10,000 to 15,000-word dissertation is required. Opportunities to conduct projects in underserved areas of LMICs may be arranged.
Careers or Further Progression Career Prospects
Introduction
MPH graduates will have the skills and knowledge foundation to pursue global public health career opportunities in the health and social care sector, health-related non-governmental organisations (NGOs), and with governmental bodies formulating policy and practice guidelines.
Further Enquiries Professor Nathan Congdon
Centre for Public Health
email: askmhls@qub.ac.uk
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