Mres global health systems theory and policy blizard institute

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Postgraduate

In London

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Description

  • Type

    Postgraduate

  • Location

    London

Overview
The MRES in Global Health Systems Theory and Policy is a pre-doctoral training programme designed to provide a critical, research led approach to the study of Global Heath systems, together with training in the key research skills appropriate for Doctoral level study. Alongside a suite of substantive modules offered in conjunction with the School's Global Health MScs, the programme includes core modules in research design, qualitative and quantitative methods taken jointly with social science students from a range of disciplines across QMUL, Kings College London and Imperial College as part of the training offered by the ESRC funded London Interdisciplinary Social Science Doctoral Training Partnership.
Students who successfully complete the programme will be able to move on to a PhD and eventually work in health policy and other fields of public health and public policy with a global perspective and equipped to enhance capacity and work effectively in multi-disciplinary teams on behalf of local populations.
Why study the MRES in Global Health Systems Theory and Policy at Queen Mary?
There are a number of distinct features about the course which include: an emphasis on the social determinants of health; a focus on the interface between politics and policy; a concern for social justice; and a stress upon primary care acting as a platform for effective public health action.
The course offers an opportunity to develop a pronounced multi-disciplinary analysis that includes sociology, anthropology, economics, law, geography as well as public health medicine. You will therefore learn from a truly multidisciplinary programme, which will give you a genuinely broad education and wide perspective..
Furthermore, the Barts and London School of Medicine and Dentistry is comprised of two renowned and prestigious teaching hospitals: St Bartholomew’s and The Royal London , followed by a stint as Director of Public Health in Hammersmith and Fulham. He has an M.Phil in...

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67-69 Lincoln'S Inn Fields, WC2A 3JB

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  • It was an excellent experience pursuing such an an amazing course.
    |
  • I am delighted with the support from MKLC. Emma was quick to provide her detailed feedback. It was the best experience of learning distance. I am looking forward to doing my further study here with L5 DET from MKLC.
    |
  • The multicultural aspects of Queen Mary are really great like meeting new people from all over the world and learn new things from them.
    |
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Student

4.0
26/03/2019
About the course: It was an excellent experience pursuing such an an amazing course.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Student

5.0
25/03/2019
About the course: I am delighted with the support from MKLC. Emma was quick to provide her detailed feedback. It was the best experience of learning distance. I am looking forward to doing my further study here with L5 DET from MKLC.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Student Reviewer

5.0
03/03/2019
About the course: The multicultural aspects of Queen Mary are really great like meeting new people from all over the world and learn new things from them.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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2019

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The average rating is higher than 3.7

More than 50 reviews in the last 12 months

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Subjects

  • Social Science
  • Systems
  • Public
  • School
  • Law
  • Global
  • Perspective
  • Economics
  • Design
  • Primary
  • Credit
  • Politics
  • IT Law
  • Public Health

Course programme

Structure

Students taking the MRES in Global Health Systems Theory and Policy will sit modules totalling 120 credits, and complete a dissertation (60 credits).

Two compulsory 30 credit modules will be delivered by the School of Politics and International Relations:

  1. Introduction to Social Science Research 1: epistemology, research design, and qualitative methods (30 credits) NEW
  2. Introduction to Social Science Research 2: quantitative methods and data (30 credits) NEW

Three compulsory 15 credit modules will be offered by the Global Health Unit in the Blizard Institute:

  1. Health Systems Policy and Practice (semester 1)
  2. Health Inequalities and Social Determinants of Health (semester 1)
  3. Health Systems Theory, Policy and Political Economy (semester 2)

One compulsory 60 credit dissertation module will be delivered the by the Global Health Unit in the Blizard Institute:

  • Dissertation ICM7106

And one of the following 15 credit optional modules will be offered by the Global Health Unit in the Blizard Institute/School of Business Management in semester 2:

  • Migration, culture and health
  • Gender, Sexuality and Health
  • Ecological Global Health
  • Anthropology of Global Health
  • Primary Care and Global Public Health
  • Globalisation and Contemporary Medical Ethics
  • Global governance and international organisations
  • Economics of developing countries
  • Human resource management in the public services
  • Global Health, Governance and Law

Mres global health systems theory and policy blizard institute

Price on request