Public Health - Online

University College Cork


Course Name Public Health - Online
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 Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MPH
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1. Choose Course
Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to two courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

2. Apply Online
Once you have chosen your course you...

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Duration 22 months Part-Time online.
Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is €8,130 (€4,065 year 1; €4,065 year 2).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €10,300.

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

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Entry Requirements

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

2. All candidates are required to meet one of the following:
- Possess a minimum Second Class Honours...


Expand+Course Practicalities
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-d...

Course Content

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To meet the increasing demand for highly trained public health specialists, we are offering this online version of our Master of Public Health programme. It is designed to prepare you to investigate, evaluate and address public health...

Subjects Taught

Expand+In total students take modules to the value of 90 credits as follows:

Part I - Year 1
Students take 50 credits of core modules and may select up to 5 credits of electives.

Core Modules
EH6088 Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis (5 credits)

Assessment Method 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.
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 Dr Éilis O'Reilly
+353 (0)21 420 5500
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