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Full time | Guy's Campus | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

MPH - Master of Public Health

Subject areas

Environmental Health (General) Health Promotion

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

The Master of Public Health (MPH) course is a multidisciplinary course of study that aims to provide graduates and holders of relevant medical or non- medical professional qualifications with the advanced academic background required for leadership roles in public health. The course covers the breadth of public health.

Course detail

We use lectures, seminars and group tutorials to deliver most of the modules on the course. You will also be expected to undertake a significant amount of independent study.

Teaching and assessment

This course is primarily taught at the King’s College London Guy’s Campus. Please note that locations are determined by where each module is taught and may vary depending on the optional modules you select. We will use a delivery method that will ensure students have a rich, exciting experience from the start. Face to face teaching will be complemented and supported with innovative technology so that students also experience elements of digital learning and assessment.

Career prospects

A useful source of public health careers information is the NHS Health Careers website. You might find it helpful to review the information on this website as a starting point if you are considering a career in public health, or would like to further your current career in public health.

Modules

This integrated module in basic statistics and epidemiology will introduce some essential concepts from both disciplines as they are used in public health. The module also provides a foundation for the second semester module 7MHPH109 Further Epidemiology and Statistics for Public Health.
Prevention & Control of Communicable Disease (15 Credits)

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

11,040

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

29,310

Entry requirements

Students should have Bachelor’s degree with 2:1 honours is normally required. Applicants with a 2:2 (or overseas equivalent) will be considered where they offer significant work experience in a related field. A degree level professional qualification in an appropriate subject, normally with some experience in the broad field of public health (or primary care for MPH (Primary Care) applicants) will also be considered.