University of Essex Online

      PG Cert Public Health

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      Typology Postgraduate
      Methodology Online
      Duration 8 Months
      Start Different dates available
      Delivery of study materials Yes
      Support service Yes
      Virtual classes Yes
      • Postgraduate
      • Online
      • Duration:
        8 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 Public Health Postgraduate Certificate, imparted by University of Essex Online, that has recently added to its catalogue.

      The Postgraduate Certificate in Public Health is an advanced qualification designed to equip busy health professionals with a recognised qualification from a top UK university while continuing to work at the same time.

      The knowledge and skills you develop will help to expand your sphere of influence in a current health role or provide a base from which to explore employment opportunities in a public health setting.

      If you pass the Postgraduate Certificate in Public Health successfully, and feel confident to continue with your studies, we will have the option to enrol on further modules to complete the Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health or the full Master of Public Health programme.

      If you want more information about this programme, contact University of Essex Online through without hesitation. We will be glad to solve all your doubts.

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      To take into account

      · What are the objectives of this course?

      You'll gain an understanding of the theory and evidence of promoting public health. This course can be achieved as a stand-alone qualification or used as a stepping stone towards our Postgraduate Diploma or a full Masters degree.

      · 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

      PG Cert Public Health.

      · 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 30/07/2018
      What I would highlight: Iam student of literature, second year at Essex University and I feel sad when I think of leaving it the very next year. This place, though located in a small town but has amazingly satisfying. All our needs are in the campus itself. I had a great time so far.
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      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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      5.0 03/07/2018
      What I would highlight: Essex is suitable for all to come for they provide some amazing courses for every individual to pursue.
      What could be improved: -
      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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      4.0 09/05/2018
      What I would highlight: Essex is a great place and everything was nice and sorted. The campus was good and I enjoyed my time overall. Thanks.
      What could be improved: -
      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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      5.0 07/05/2018
      What I would highlight: Beware of such conns for this university is a big conn. The university and its staff is concerned about nothing and no stuents but money. I was a victim of harrassement. This is a place not at all safe. All I would say is that Avoid this university and such conn universities.
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      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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      5.0 03/02/2018
      What I would highlight: Better than Russel group and it was ok university. I have nothing much to say.
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      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
      Health needs assessment
      Health priority setting
      Priority Setting

      Course programme

      The Postgraduate Certificate in Public Health is made up of the following modules and, upon completion, is equal to a total of 60 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)
      Upon completion of your PG Cert Public Health we offer the opportunity for you to progress on to study for a PG Dip Public Health (120 credits) or a Master of Public Health (MPH) (180 credits).

      Additional information

      Price changing for 2018-19 academic year.