Health Sciences - Social Care - Research

NUI Galway


Course Name Health Sciences - Social Care - Research
Course Provider NUI Galway
Course Code 1MPH1 1MPH2
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters MPhil
Application Date Course Code: 1MPH1,full-time; 1MPH2, part-time Closing date—July (for course commencing September)

Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System.
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Duration Course Code: 1MPH1,full-time; 1MPH2, part-time Closing date—July (for course commencing September)

MPhil, full-time
MPhil, part-time
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Entry Requirements To be eligible to enter a programme of study, it is expected that applicants would have:

an Honours undergraduate Degree (2.1 or above) level qualification in Health Promotion, Social Care or a relevant discipline or such other evidence as would satisfy the Head of Discipline


Evidence of an IELTS qualification minimum level 7 overall, and in each component.
Comment Changes to programmes: Please note that there may be changes to course curriculum and delivery due to COVID-19. At all times, delivering on course learning outcomes whilst protecting the health and wellbeing of our students will be the priority. Updates on course delivery will be communicated to students and prospective students based on public health guidelines and advice.
Course Content

Expand+Established in 1990, the Discipline of Health Promotion is the only one of its kind in the Republic of Ireland and is the national centre for professional training and education in health promotion. Attached to the Discipline is the Health Promotion ...

Research Areas

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Professor Margaret Barry:
RESEARCH INTERESTS: Mental health promotion; evidence-based practice and evaluation research in health promotion; public perceptions of mental health, health promotion c...

Further Enquiries Dr Martin Power
T: +353 91 492 157

Dr. Margaret Hodgins
T: +353 91 493 349

Dr. Lisa Pursell
T: +353 91 492 044
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