Public Health

University College Cork


Course Name Public Health
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MPH
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MPH
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
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Duration 1 year full-time.

Additional Teaching Mode Information
Teaching is held on Thursdays and Fridays.
Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is €7,630.

The Non-EU fee for this course is €15,400.

If your course required a deposit, that figure will be deducted from your second semester fee payment in January.

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Entry Requirements

All applicants will be required to write a 500-word statement demonstrating suitability to undertake a Master of Public Health.

All candidates are required to meet one of the following:

- Possess a minimum Second Class Honours Gra...


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Teaching takes place Thursdays (3pm to 9pm) and Fridays (9am to 5pm). Teaching will include SPSS (all students) and STATA labs (Epidemiology & Biostatistics students) and occasional field trips.

Our staff come from ac...

Course Content

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We designed this Master of Public Health (MPH) in order to meet the increasing demand for highly trained public health specialists in Ireland and abroad. This highly regarded programme will prepare you to investigate, evaluate and add...

Subjects Taught

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The Masters of Public Health (MPH) course is full-time and delivered over 12 months. Lectures take place on Thursdays (3pm to 9pm) and on Fridays (9am to 5pm). The programme allows students to specialise in one of three specific pathwa...

Assessment Method You will have a range of written assignments, exams, presentations, and finally, the written dissertation in a publishable journal format with a maximum allowable word count of 5,000 (in the quantitative study) or 7,000 words (in a qualitative study/systematic review).
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
Our graduates are currently employed in a range of careers in Ireland, Europe and in other developed and developing countries in diverse public health roles including health services, public health research, surveillance, environmental health and public health agencies.
Further Enquiries Zubair Kabir
+ 353 21 420 5566
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