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Study mode

Distance without attendance

Duration

2 years

Start date

OCT-22

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Health Service Policy / Planning Health Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

These programmes provide students with an in-depth understanding of the planning and delivery of policy responses to global health concerns and issues. They focus on approaches to effective policy-making which contributes to the protection and promotion of population health in a globalising world, at both national and transnational levels.

These programmes are aimed at students and professionals from both health and non-health backgrounds who seek to understand more about the policy environment associated with issues of global health. They will be of value especially to those seeking to assume positions related to issues of global health policy in national, regional or global health organisations, health-related research institutions, non-governmental organisations and private consultancies.

Modules

GHM104 Issues in Global Health Policy - Core
GHM101 The Economics of Global Health Policy - Core
GHM103 Environmental Change and Global Health Policy - Core
GHM102 The Politics of Global Health Policy - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (overall cost)

9,360

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (overall cost)

9,360

Entry requirements

All applicants are required to have: A first or second class honours degree or the equivalent, from a university or other institution acceptable to the University of London, in: a scientific subject (e.g. biology, medicine, nursing or pharmacy); or a social science subject such as: anthropology, demography, development studies, economics, environmental studies, human rights, geography, international politics, international relations, sociology, policy studies, politics, political science, or water and sanitation

University information

The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine is a specialist university in Bloomsbury, London, with a long-established reputation for world-leading research into public and global health. The university is one of the highest ranked institutions for public health, and offers only postgraduate degree courses. It is ranked 3rd in the world for Public Health (ShanghaiRanking 2022), and 4th in the world for Infectious Diseases (US News Best...more

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