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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Environmental Health (General) Health Promotion

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This well-established Public Health MSc from LJMU's Public Health Institute offers a research-informed learning environment reflecting latest sector developments.

  • Develop knowledge and skills aligned to the Public Health Training Curriculum and The Public Health Skills and Career Framework
  • Study at LJMU's world renowned Public Health Institute
  • Benefit from the research-led content of this longstanding programme
  • Enjoy a flexible approach to study and network with full and part-time students from differing backgrounds
  • Look forward to career opportunities in local authorities, the health sector, voluntary sector, private sector or research
  • Benefit from support and guidance for placement learning

This well-established programme, underpinned by the Public Health Skills and Career Framework (2010), is the ideal choice if you want to develop or enhance your public health knowledge and competencies.

We provide a shared learning environment where those already working in the public health sector can bring prior knowledge and experience to share with their peers, some who will be sharing similar work experiences and others who will be at the beginning of their public health career. What makes us different is that you will be learning and developing your research skills based in a world class research centre.

Different course options

Full time | Liverpool John Moores University | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

Dissertation - Core
Epidemiology And Basic Statistics - Core
Research Methods - Core
Health Improvement - Core
Public Health: Policy & Practice - Core
Health Protection - Core
Intercultural Learning - Optional
Systematic Review - Optional
Global Health - Optional
Public Health Intelligence: Advanced Methods - Optional
Public Health Intelligence: Basics - Optional
Independent Study - Optional
Violence - Optional
Understanding Addictions - Optional
Addictions: Policy and Interventions - Optional
Work Related Learning - Optional

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£6,900

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,950

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You will need: a good honours degree in any discipline or relevant professional qualifications (e.g. in Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work, Youth and Community, Health Promotion or Environmental Health) and experience Additional Information: RPL is accepted on this programme IELTs score of 6.5 or above (minimum 5.5 in each component) Pearson 58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI purposes) International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate. Contact International Admissions Team for more details International students entering on a Tier 4 visa cannot study part-time If you have any specific queries, please contact Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC. View country specific entry requirements on our website Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Department profile

Studying for your postgrad at LJMU means benefiting from professionally relevant and up-to-date teaching that will have a real impact on your career. Working at the vanguard of developments in the education, sport and health sectors, our lecturers and professional tutors are actively involved in research, consultancy, knowledge transfer and policy influencing. Add this to our extensive networks with schools and other education providers, as...more

University information

Founded in 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is ranked in the top 600 higher education institutions in the world (THE World University Ranking 2017/18) and attracts staff and students from over 100 countries. A host of taught courses and research opportunities are available across LJMU’s five faculties: Arts, Professional and Social Studies Education, Health and Community Engineering and Technology Science Liverpool...more