Public Health - Online

University College Cork


Course Name Public Health - Online
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKX49
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 Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MPH
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 26 August 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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1. Choose Course

Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

2. Apply Online

Once you have chosen your co...

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Expand+This Master of Public Health programme consists of 90 credits. Each 10-credit module will be delivered over 8 weeks and each 5-credit module will be delivered over 4 weeks. Modules are delivered at a time according to the pre-determined programme cal...

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Entry Requirements


1.All applicants will be required to write a 300-word statement demonstrating suitability to undertake a Master of Public Health.
2.All applicants are required to meet one of the following:
Possess a NFQ level 8 degree in a relevant...

Course Content

Expand+To meet increasing demand for highly trained public health specialists, we are offering a Master of Public Health designed to prepare yo investigate, evaluate and address public health challenges, whatever your professional background. Our Master of ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Part I - Year 1
Students take 45 credits of core modules and select up to 5 credits of electives as follows:

Core Modules
Induction Week (non-credit bearing module)
EH6088 Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis (5 credits)
EH6094 Public Health C...

Assessment Method Assessment

A range of continuous assessments are used across the modules. These may include essays, case studies, discussion boards, online presentations, quizzes, report writing, reflective journals and other online activities.
Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
Our graduates are currently employed in a range of careers in Ireland, Europe and elsewhere worldwide in both developed and developing countries, working in diverse public health roles including health services, public health research, surveillance and public health agencies.
Further Enquiries Michelle Syron
+353 21 4205520
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