A master’s program is a specialized degree that is typically obtained by individuals who want to focus their learning in a specific area. Earning a Master of Science, MA, or MBA is a smart choice for students as it may provide a competitive edge in an aggressive job market.
The Republic of Lithuania is the official name of the country. It is found in Northern part of Europe. Lithuania appreciates science and technology in their education system highly. It has the basic aspects of primary, secondary and tertiary levels of education. Lithuania is another leading country in the provision of arts, science, engineering as well as technological courses. Lithuania has faced several challenges in higher education the last years that led to the creation of 20 universities to enhance its accessibility.
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The aim of this program is to prepare public healthpractitioners, researchers, developers and experts of health enhancing physical activity programs and projectsas well as specialists who are able to make and develop strategies and health promotion policies. [+]
After successful completion of the programme and obtaining the diploma, students can work as specialists in the highest-level health care structures, public health centers and bureaus, medical services in municipalities, personal health care institutions or to teach in higher education institutions. [+]
Master of Public Health
Brief information about programme
Type of studies: Master's studies Duration: 2 years Degree: Master of Public Health ECTS credits: 120 Curriculum
The Master of Public Health (MPH) study program covers the following teaching subjects: core courses including public health and health care, health policy and strategy, health economics, environmental health, applied epidemiology, human relations and health ethics, management of changes, health law, health information management and research work, applied health psychology and elective courses, including international health management, social paediatrics, occupational health care and food safety, public health nutrition etc.Teaching Method Coursework is divided into lectures, seminars and practical work. Seminars and practical work are based on interactive and creative learning methods, e.g., presentations, workshops, discussions, brainstorming sessions and case studies. Evaluation of performance Examinations are taken upon completion of each subject. The study programme is completed by a master's thesis defence.Competences you gain Graduates in public health will have the ability to:... [-]