Health Promotion & Public Health

Ulster University - Jordanstown


Course Name Health Promotion & Public Health
Course Provider Ulster University - Jordanstown
Course Code 18880 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
Postgraduate Certificate at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
Postgraduate Diploma at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Jordanstown
Qualification Letters MSc/PgDip./PgCert.
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2019
Application Date Application is through the University's online application system.
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Depending on the choice of optional module two semesters in one academic year September to May or two semesters across two academic years. Attendance varies by module. One module is taught in a block across two weeks of the seme...

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Entry Requirements

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Normally, a degree in a subject related to health promotion, public health or population health from an institution approved by the University.

Candidates will normally progress from the Postgraduate Diplom...

Course Content


The course will be of interest to a wide range of professionals such as managers, health education/health promotion specialists, environmental health officers, doctors, nurses, specialist community public health nurses, allied health profe...

Subjects Taught

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Principles and Practice of Health Promotion and Public Health
This module addresses in an in-depth, critical manner, the determinants of health and how these can be addressed by the disciplines of health promotion and public health. Key ...

Careers or Further Progression Career options

Health promotion and public health are no longer viewed as the responsibility of only those working in health. Students have obtained employment in statutory, voluntary, charity, private and community organisations as well as in local government and academic institutions. Students have also progressed to further postgraduate study.
Further Enquiries Course Director: Dr Karen Casson regarding content of course:
T: +44 (0)28 9036 8293

Faculty Office regarding admissions and application process:
Mrs Karen McCarroll
T: +44 (0)28 9036 8983
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