Master of Public Health (Health Services Research)
School of Health and Related Research,
Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health
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.
- Key Issues in Global Public Health
- Introduction to Research Methods
- Introduction to Statistics and Critical Appraisal
- Randomised Controlled Trials
- Qualitative Research Design and Analysis
- Health Needs Assessment, Planning and Evaluation
- Health Promotion
- Communicable Disease Control
- Economic Evaluation and Healthcare Financing
- Public Health Informatics
- Further Statistics for Health Science Researchers
- Evaluation Methods for Complex Settings
- Systematic Reviews and Critical Appraisal Techniques.
You’ll be taught through lectures, seminars, tutorials and independent study.
Assessment is by coursework, examinations and a dissertation.
- 1 year full-time
- 2/3 years part-time
2:1 honours degree, or a medical degree or significant experience in public health.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It's a quick and easy process.
+44 114 222 5454
The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.