Master’s degrees are advanced academic programs that are available in many different study areas. Master programs can typically be completed in about two to three years. Depending on the school, they can even be earned online.
Lithuania, officially the Republic of Lithuania is a country in Northern Europe, the largest of the three Baltic states. It is situated along the southeastern shore of the Baltic Sea, to the east of Sweden and Denmark. More than 90% of Lithuanians speak at least one foreign language and half of the population speaks two foreign languages, mostly Russian and English.
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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:... [-]