MSc Public Health

The MSc in Public Health is a challenging and rewarding programme designed to provide a comprehensive introduction to public health for students who intend to pursue careers in public 
health practice, management and/or research at local, national and/or supranational levels.

The core focus of the programme is on improving the health and wellbeing of populations, preventing health problems before they occur and reducing inequalities in health. It offers a cutting-edge 
knowledge and skills base in the principles and methods of public health and a creative and supportive learning environment. It explores a broad range of contemporary public health issues, 
supported by leading experts in the field of public health as well as the experiences of  other students sharing  diverse experiences from a range of  public health
systems around the world.

This programme is composed of nine mandatory modules and is designed as a progressive process where the modules collectively work together to provide the knowledge, skills and understanding required by the modern public health practitioner, whether that be as an epidemiologist, health promoter, leader or researcher.   


Course Code Course Title
UOS-IND-M-100 Induction Module
UOS-MPH-701 Principles of Public Health
UOS-MPH-702 Health Promotion
UOS-MPH-703 Epidemiology
UOS-MPH-704 Research Methods: Evidence-based Practice in Public Health
UOS-MPH-706 Health Protection
UOS-MPH-705 Health Economics
UOS-MPH-707 Public Health Leadership
UOS-MPH-708 Research Project 1: Global Health
UOS-MPH-709 Research Project 2: Proposal Design and Dissemination