Master of Public Health with Advanced Research

Why choose Herts?

  • MPH Public Health with Advanced Research enables you to combine the work of public health theory practice and hone your research skills throughout the course.
  • The University of Hertfordshire was ranked 2nd in the East of England for Social Policy (2023 Complete University Guide).
  • You'll be taught by Public Health experts within Life and Medical Science, Nursing and Social Work and The Business School at the University of Hertfordshire.

About the course

The range of optional modules offered and the breadth of cases used across the programme will provide opportunities for specialism in the global and local context.

Why choose this course?

  • MPH Public Health with Advanced Research enables you to focus on your own research. Throughout the course you'll combine the work of public health theory, practice and hone your research skills. 
  • The University of Hertfordshire was ranked 2nd in the East of England for Social Policy (2023 Complete University Guide).
  • You'll be taught by experts within Life and Medical Science, Nursing and Social Work and The Business School at the University of Hertfordshire. 
  • Level 7
    Module Credits Compulsory/optional
    Evidence Based Practice 30 Credits Compulsory
    Public Health Foundations 30 Credits Compulsory
    Public Health Research and Epidemiology 30 Credits Compulsory
    Communicable and Non-Communicable Conditions 30 Credits Compulsory
    Advanced Research 90 Credits Compulsory
    Work Based Learning in Health and Medical Practice 30 Credits Optional
    Environmental Health and Wellbeing 30 Credits Optional
    Promoting Health 30 Credits Optional
    Leadership for Public Health Practice 30 Credits Optional
    Physical Activity and Nutrition for Public Health 30 Credits Optional
    Addressing Internet Addictive Behaviour – A Public Health Concern 30 Credits Optional
  • Key staff

    Dr Marvelle Brown
    Admissions Tutor
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    Further course information

    Course fact sheets
    Master of Public Health with Advanced Research Download
    Master of Public Health Download
    Programme specifications
    Master of Public Health Download
    Additional information

    Sandwich placement or study abroad year

    n/a

    Applications open to international and EU students

    Yes

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