University of Essex Online

      Master of Public Health (MPH)

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      Typology Master
      Methodology Online
      Duration 24 Months
      Start Different dates available
      Delivery of study materials Yes
      Support service Yes
      Virtual classes Yes
      • Master
      • Online
      • Duration:
        24 Months
      • Start:
        Different dates available
      • Delivery of study materials
      • Support service
      • Virtual classes

      Would you like to take a next step in your career? If your answer is “yes” then you should check this Master of Public Health (MPH), imparted by University of Essex Online, that has recently added to its catalogue.

      The Master of Public Health (MPH) programme online has been designed for busy health professionals looking to gain a recognised qualification from a top UK university while continuing to work at the same time.

      This course will provide students with a systematic and critical understanding of the key concepts underlying public health. Through its alignment with the Public Health Skills and Knowledge Framework this course will develop your ability to undertake independent research culminating in a dissertation project as a capstone to your studies.

      The MPH course is the most comprehensive of our Public Health programmes, incorporating the opportunity to complete an independent piece of original research.

      Building on the Postgraduate Diploma module base, you will also study research design and critical appraisal and complete a dissertation project of your choosing.

      The course culminates in the completion of a dissertation research project where you will have the opportunity to put what you have learned into practice and demonstrate your ability to undertake independent research.

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      · What are the objectives of this course?

      You'll gain essential knowledge about health promotion, epidemiology and priority setting. You will able to expand your sphere of influence in your current role, or explore employment in an array of roles such as public health project manager, data analyst, strategic health officer or health promotion manager.

      · Who is it intended for?

      Graduates or healthcare professionals looking to further their career and gain new skills and ideas to apply in their workplace.

      · Requirements

      There are two different entry routes. The Academic Entry Route requires you to have an undergraduate degree from an approved institution equivalent to a UK Honours degree (or a relevant professional qualification). For the Work Experience Entry Route, you must have at least five years' senior level work experience. For both entry routes, if English is not your first language, your English ability should be equivalent to an IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0.

      · Qualification

      Master of Public Health (MPH).

      · What marks this course apart?

      Your course will be delivered through our state-of-the-art virtual learning platform. This provides both high-quality resources and support from experienced tutors, as well as the opportunity to collaborate with fellow professionals around the world. The postgraduate qualification you gain is recognised worldwide and is awarded by University of Essex - part of the elite group of 'dual intensive' universities rated 22nd in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018.

      · What happens after requesting information?

      They will be contacted by an Admissions Advisor who will discuss their options.

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      5.0 04/12/2018
      What I would highlight: All I would say is that, its all marketing strategy and has nothing here worth appreciating. The five rated stars, the advertisements all arekind of conn. International students are source of money and nothing else.
      What could be improved: -
      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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      5.0 26/05/2018
      What I would highlight: Iam a student at Essex university and I felt the university to be perfectly balanced. My experience here among such home like community was unforgettable and my abroad tour worth. I would suggest Essex to all of you.
      What could be improved: -
      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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      5.0 27/04/2018
      What I would highlight: The campus facilities were nice and decent but apart from this, teachers and their teaching standards were poor. Students union unlike rumours were big money grabbers and not concerned for students.
      What could be improved: -
      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
      Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
      5.0 19/04/2018
      What I would highlight: I had a great experience overall and they helped me at every step. It was great.
      What could be improved: -
      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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      4.0 14/01/2018
      What I would highlight: Student union only needs money, they hardly care for everything. The univeristy is pretty classy.
      What could be improved: -
      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
      Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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      What you'll learn on the course

      Public Health
      Health Promotion
      Research methods
      Healthcare Practice
      Health needs assessment
      Health priority setting

      Course programme

      The Master of Public Health (MPH) programme is made up of the following modules and, upon completion, is equal to a total of 180 credits at Level 7.
      Level 7 modules:

      • Health Promotion (20 Credits)
      • Topics in Public Health (20 Credits)
      • Health Needs Assessment and Priority Setting (20 Credits)
      • Epidemiology (20 Credits)*
      • Advanced Practice in Healthcare (20 Credits)*
      • Research Methods (20 Credits)*
      • Dissertation (60 Credits)*
      * These modules are core and must be completed in order to achieve the award.

      Additional information

      Price changing for 2018-19 academic year.