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Exploring Public Health (HE6) AdvDip (CPD)

Exploring Public Health (HE6) AdvDip (CPD)

Key information

Qualification type

Advanced Diploma

Subject areas

Health Promotion Environmental Health (General)

Course type


Course Summary

This course is designed for all professionals who need a sound knowledge of health promotion and community public health practice. It emphasises a participatory approach to the health improvement of individuals, families and communities to support behaviour change. Our experienced and dedicated team will introduce you to the concepts and principles underpinning public health practice and the planning and evaluation of health promotion interventions. We’ll support you as you learn how to develop a community profile that identifies the health needs of a local population, and consider the ethical, political and philosophical debates surrounding health promotion.

Course Highlights: Our dedicated academic team has a wealth of experience working in health and social care settings and are engaged in relevant research, bringing their expertise and passion for service excellence to their teaching. The course is designed to provide the flexibility to fit in with busy home and working lives. As you study this course, we’ll encourage you to develop the skills, values and behaviours so popular with employers. These include action planning, personal impact and confidence, self-awareness, social and ethical responsibility, respect, and commitment to quality. Key Features: The University of Bolton has been offering high-quality courses designed to meet the health and social care sector’s needs for over 30 years, so we have the knowledge and experience to anticipate and respond to changes in the health and social care sector. We review the course curriculum regularly to ensure we include and apply contemporary theories. Career Opportunities: This course offers academic progression in the specialist field of health promotion and community public health practice.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time


15 weeks

Start date



Exploring Public Health

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students must have an appropriate health and social care related qualification; for example, registered nurse, assistant practitioner, allied health professional, or paramedic. They may be required to attend an interview and/or provide a portfolio of work.

University information

The University of Bolton dates back to 1825 and has a long and distinguished history of providing quality education. Situated on a modern campus in the centre of Bolton, the University is home to 11,000 students who are very happy with their experience, proved by their number one ranking for student satisfaction in Greater Manchester in the Complete University Guide 2019. The university is split into nine faculties: Bolton School of...more