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MPHMaster of Public Health (Health Services Research)

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Overview

This course teaches a range of techniques used to evaluate health services and public health interventions.

The course is a strong foundation for a research degree or an academic career in public health or health services research.

Specifically the course aims to:
- provide the knowledge and skills required to apply high quality, methodologically sound and ethical health services research to a range of public health problems
- enable students to review and critically appraise the methods and results of existing research, and understand the implications for policy and practice
- develop practical solutions to protect and promote the public health in the context of academic or professional settings

Programme structure

Core modules

Key Issues in Global Public Health
Introduction to Research Methods
Introduction to Statistics and Critical Appraisal
Epidemiology
Randomised Controlled Trials
Qualitative Research Design and Analysis
Dissertation

Optional modules

Students choose three from a range including:
Health Needs Assessment, Planning & Evaluation
Health Promotion
Communicable Disease Control
Health Care Financing & Economic Evaluation
Public Health Informatics
Promoting Evidence-based Health Care
Further Statistics for Health Service Researchers
Complex Evaluation Methods
Systematic Reviews and Critical Appraisal Techniques

Teaching

Lectures
Seminars
Tutorials
Independent study

Assessment

Coursework
Examinations
Dissertation

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States