PG Cert Public Health

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Program Description

The Postgraduate Certificate in Public Health is an advanced qualification designed to equip busy health professionals with a recognized qualification from a top UK university while continuing to work at the same time.

This course will provide you with an introduction to modern public health. You will explore contemporary issues facing population health, develop skills in assessing health needs and priority setting and understand the theory and evidence of promoting public health.

Why study this subject?

The knowledge and skills you will develop will help to expand your sphere of influence in a current health role or provide a base from which to explore employment opportunities in a public health setting. If you pass the Postgraduate Certificate in Public Health successfully and feel confident to continue with your studies, we will give you the option to enroll on further modules to complete the Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health or the full Master of Public Health programme.

Career Prospects

If you’re looking to enhance your professional career, online study is one of the most cost-effective, convenient and flexible ways to get your Public Health qualification regardless of geographical location, work or personal commitments.

We are dedicated to improving employability amongst our graduates. Our online courses give you the opportunity to improve your career prospects and earning potential with a mix of key skills that are directly transferable to the workplace.

Career destinations

As a Postgraduate Certificate in Public Health graduate, you will be introduced to some advanced public health theory that will assist you in securing more roles within the industry. If you already work within the sector the qualification will demonstrate to your existing employer that you are eager to develop. Upon completion of the Postgraduate Certificate course, you will be able to seamlessly progress onto the Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health.

Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

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Welcome to University of Essex Online. If you’re looking to improve your professional career our online distance learning degrees and postgraduate courses are some of the most cost-effective, convenient and flexible ways to do it. Enhance both your education and your career regardless of geographical location, work or personal commitments. By studying a University of Essex Online course, you will receive your qualification from a... Read less
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