Short Course / CPD
4 days in the classroom over 10 weeks. (10 credits at level 6) Supported by E-Learn
No Partner College
No dates set currently.
Students must be working in a clinical area relevant to the module content
This degree-level module is aimed at practitioners seeking to develop their knowledge of key public health principles. It will be particularly relevant to those working or seeking to work within community settings. It covers a wide range of topics including: epidemiology, public health models, determinants of health, WHO strategies as well as health profiling and community health needs assessment.
Teaching will be provided through a programme of lectures and interactive seminar sessions. Within seminars students will have the opportunity to explore the key principles covered during lectures in smaller groups. This will provide the opportunity to learn from colleagues and examine the application of key principles to different areas of practice.
Support material will be available for students to access through e-learn and each student will be encouraged to make use of module tutorial support.
Core dimensions 1-6
Health and wellbeing 1-4
Information and knowledge 3
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For details of the standard fee for UK/EU students studying this course please contact the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing.
For 2017/18 fees please refer to our fees page.
Or, if appropriate, via CPD-Apply:
Module information: Karen Whittaker, Module Leader 01772 893786 email@example.com
Course information: Lisa Broadley, Lecturer, 01772 895190, firstname.lastname@example.org