Public Health & Health Promotion

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name Public Health & Health Promotion
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 89690 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Ballinode, Sligo Town
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Add on / Direct application:
Applications are accepted for full time, add-on programmes from the 1st February each year. The closing date is 1st April.

However, on programmes with available places we accept applications up to 6th September.

Should you have any queries please call Michelle Moore on 071 9155440.
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 1 year (add-on).
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements:
Applicants with a Level 7 qualification in a cognate area are eligible. Note that all entrants to this course will require a medical evaluation and will undergo vetting by An Garda Sํochแna. If you have a criminal conviction in Ireland or elsewhere, this may adversely impact on your ability to undertake a professional placement or to secure employment working with vulnerable groups.
Number of Places 40
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Course Content

Expand+This innovative and practically-driven degree aims to equip students with a variety of skills to improve your knowledge and competencies in promoting health amongst specialised and applied health areas and populations. Students are also supported in ...

Subjects Taught What subjects will I study?
Semester 1
Applied Epidemiology 05
Facilitation And Group Work Skills II 05
Professional Practice I 05
Promoting Health In Specific Population Groups 05
Topics In Health Promotion 05
Applied Statistics In Public Health 05

Semester 2
Global Issues In Public Health 05
Health Work Placement 05
Professional Practice II 05
Qualitative Methods For Health Research 05
Settings In Health Promotion 10
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Graduates have progressed to work with a variety of organisations, including statutory, voluntary and community bodies. Job titles have included the following:

• Youth Health Promotion Officer
• Sports Development Co-Ordinat...

Further Enquiries Admissions Office
T: 353 (0) 71 931 8510
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