Child Public Health (MSc)

Swansea University the United Kingdom

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The award
MSc

How long you will study
1 year

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How you will study
full-time

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About Child Public Health at Swansea University

Course

  • The course explores the evidence base behind current child public health, policy and practice
  • Considers the real world implications of research for infants, children and families in health, social and educational settings
  • Equips students with the knowledge and evidence base to develop and change practice in their field
  • Developed by researchers with leading international reputations in the field of child health
  • Delivered by experts with professional backgrounds in their field

Teaching and Employability

  • Taught by an interdisciplinary team including Public Health experts, Psychologists, Sociologists, Midwives and Child Nurses
  • Teaching staff have strong professional links in practice in health, social care, social work and education
  • Teaching is research led, informed by the research expertise and international networks of the team
  • Opportunity to pursue a PhD supervised by a well-qualified member of the team

Course Overview

The Child Public Health course aims to equip students with a knowledge of the multitude of factors that affect infant, child and family health and the importance of health in early childhood for future national health, well being and growth.

Ever wondered why mothers are encouraged to breastfeed?

Or why so much attention is paid to childhood obesity?

Do you believe that mothers should be

Study options for this course

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  • The awardMScHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study1 year
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  • The awardMScHow you will studyPart-timeHow long you will study2 years
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  • The awardMScHow you will studyPart-timeHow long you will study3 years
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  • The awardPG DipHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study1 year
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  • The awardPG DipHow you will studyPart-timeHow long you will study2 years
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  • The awardPG CertHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study1 year
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  • The awardPG CertHow you will studyPart-timeHow long you will study1 year
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Notes about fees for this course

Annual tuition fees for entry in the academic year 2017/18 are as follows:

UK/EU International MSc Full-time £5,850 £14,200 MSc Part-time £2,950 £7,150 MSc Part-time £1,950 £4,750 PGDip Full-time £3,900 £9,500 PGDip Part-time £1,950 £4,750 PGCert Full-time £1,950 £4,750 PGCert Part-time £1,950 £4,750

Tuition fees for years of study after your first year are subject to an increase of 3%.

You can find further information on fees and how to pay on our tuition fees page.

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page.

International students and part-time study: If you require a Tier 4 student visa you must be studying full-time. If you are in the UK under a different visa category, it may be possible for you to study part-time. Please see our part-time study and visas page for more information.

Current students: You can find further information of your fee costs on our tuition fees page.

Entry requirements

  • a UK 2.2 (or above) degree in a related discipline (for example nursing, midwifery, childhood studies, education, psychology, sociology, mental health)
  • applicants without an undergraduate degree should have significant relevant work experience (the admissions tutor will assess the appropriateness of this experience in relation to the programme)
  • applicants may also be asked to attend an interview
  • applicants will be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check (previously known as a Criminal Records Bureau, or CRB, Check). International students will also need this, or an approved University equivalent
  • International applicants - English language requirements: Students are required to have a minimum of IELTS 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in all domains, or a University approved equivalent, prior to starting the programme

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