Public Health and Health Promotion (MSc)

the United Kingdom

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The award

How long you will study
1 - 2 Years

Domestic course fees
GBP 9525 per year

How you will study

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About Public Health and Health Promotion at Brunel Online

Build a critical understanding of health policy, global public health issues, and their wider sociological and political implications on the Public Health and Health Promotion MSc online from Brunel University London.

In this course you’ll develop advanced academic and research skills, and upon graduating you’ll have a critical understanding of health economics, local health policies, global public health, and how these concepts relate to politics, psychology, and sociology.

Duration and Fees

The Public Health and Health Promotion MSc online programme can be completed in one year if studied full time, or two years if studied part time.

This course is offered at the competitive rate of £9,525, which includes all online learning materials needed during the programme.

Course Content

Brunel’s Public Health and Health Promotion MSc online contains nine modules and includes a research project, in which you study an area of interest within your field.

The programme follows an active learning and research-led approach, as reflected in the nine modules.

Each module is worth 15 credits:

  • Global Public Health
  • Health Economics
  • Epidemiology
  • Health Promotion
  • Health Policy, Politics and Social Justice
  • Research Methods
  • Health and Society
  • Implementing Change in Public Health and Health Promotion
  • Research Project

Learning Outcomes

Upon successfully completing the course, graduates will possess the following career-ready skills:

  • Discover how you can make a lasting impact on communities through health promotion and policy.
  • Fully grasp challenges and domestic and global public health
  • Design, develop, and assess programmes that address modern public health challenges and breakthroughs.
  • Analyse biological, environmental, legal, and regulatory elements which affect the health of both local and global communities.
  • Create and deliver effective health projects on both a domestic and global scale.
  • Cultivate the leadership and communication skills necessary to influence public health policies and programmes.

Future Careers

Graduates of this online master’s programme can go on to work in a wide range of roles in public health and health promotion. A few of the careers suited for graduates include:

  • Chief Medical Officer
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Biosecurity Specialist
  • Public Health Manager
  • Epidemiologist
  • Child Health Specialist
  • Health Promotion Specialist
  • Health Informatics Specialist


“Our aim is to support the development of students to become leaders in public health and health promotion. We do this by unlocking their intellectual abilities and transferable skills as well as providing employment opportunities through access to a pool of potential employers.”

Dr Nana Anokye

Director, Division of Health Sciences

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMScHow you will studyOnlineHow long you will study1 - 2 year
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Entry requirements

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