Place : School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR), University of Sheffield - United Kingdom

Teaching language : English

Learning outcomes

By the end of the year, the students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the acquisition or update of multi-disciplinary public health knowledge and skills relevant to their professional practice;
  • Understand and apply public health specialist knowledge critically and creatively to clinical and/or professional practice in public health;
  • Critically evaluate the knowledge base in each module content areas, and integrate understanding from different modules to enhance own and/or others’ professional practice;
  • Demonstrate transferable study skills appropriate to postgraduate level studies.

Compulsory modules

  • Key Issues to Global Public Health
  • Introduction to Research Methods
  • Introduction to Statistics and Critical Appraisal
  • Health Needs Assessment, Planning and Evaluation

Elective modules (4 optional modules to be chosen from the following list)

  • Epidemiology (Strongly recommended)
  • Promoting Evidence Based Healthcare
  • Communicable Disease Control
  • Disaster and Emergency Management
  • Health Care Financing and Economic Evaluation
  • Health Promotion
  • Public Health Informatics
  • Sociology of Public Health
  • Systematic Reviews and Critical Appraisal Techniques
  • Using Policy to Strengthen Health Systems

More information on ScHARR website.

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N.B.: Minor changes may occur in the detailed programme from one intake to another.

 Y E A R   1  (60 ECTS) languages
 CORE COMPETENCES OF PUBLIC HEALTH · 57 ECTS  
ScHARR - University of Sheffield (UK) ENG 
EASP - University of Granada (Spain) SPA 
SPHPSS - UCDublin (Ireland) ENG
Fac.Medicine - ULiege (Belgium) FRE
 INTEGRATION MODULE 1 · 3 ECTS  
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 Y E A R   2  (60 ECTS)  
SPECIALISATION + DISSERTATION AND INTERNSHIP ·  57 ECTS  
Advanced Biostatistics & Epidemiology (France) ENG
Environmental & Occupational Health (France) ENG
Governance of Health Systems in transition (Poland) ENG
Health Promotion and Prevention (France) FRE
Health Services Management (Spain) SPA
Health Law (France) FRE
Leadership in European Public Health (the Netherlands) ENG
 INTEGRATION MODULE 2 ·  3 ECTS  
Building innovative and sustainable solutions to global health challenges ENG