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International Health Policy

The philosophy of the module is that of transferable learning, based on the principle of reciprocal exchanges between countries regardless of their different stages of national development.

  • This module will be of special interest and value to those who anticipate pursuing their careers in different countries and those whose professional development would benefit from a better appreciation of relevant ideas, trends and practices in parallel locations across the world
  • Within the context of an overview of health policy developments from global institutions alternative organisational models for public health and health care policy are examined with a particular emphasis on primary and integrated health care.
  • As a result of studying the material of this module students will gain broader perspectives for their decision making and the skills to construct and adopt policy contributions more effectively
  • The module will also include inputs from external experts drawing on relevant recent UK experience.

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Induction module

Before completing the course, you will undertake our Induction and Professional Development module, introducing you to all the underpinning regulations, guidance and support available to you during your postgraduate study.

Key Facts

Melissa Parkes


Dr Oyinlola Oyebode

Philip Daniels

Duration: 5 days

Daily 9.00am/9.30am-4.30pm approx.

4,000 word essay

CATS: 20

Code: MH910

Next course start date: 13/03/2023

Application Deadline : 06/02/2022

Teaching scheduled is provisional and may change. It is therefore advised that you check individual module pages in advance of teaching.

Funding Opportunities

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