Child Public Health
Key Course Facts
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You will explore the evidence base underpinning current public health policy relating to children aged 0-11 in the UK and internationally, covering topics including perinatal health, nutrition and immunisations.
Your studies will take an integrated approach encompassing the biological, psychological and social influences affecting children’s long-term educational and emotional development and the public health policies and interventions that can support these.
Throughout your studies, you will refine critical research and analytical skills valued by employers and develop professional reflective practice techniques.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Requirements for international students / English requirements
IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)
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Normal entry requirement of the scheme is a UK 2.2 (or above) degree in a related discipline (for example nursing, midwifery, childhood studies, education, psychology, sociology, mental health). Applicants without an undergraduate degree should have significant relevant work experience (the admissions tutor will assess the appropriateness of this experience in relation to the programme). Applicants may also be asked to attend an interview. Applicants will be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check (previously known as a Criminal Records Bureau, or CRB, Check). International students will also need this, or an approved University equivalent International applicants - English language requirements: Students are required to have a minimum of IELTS 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in all domains, or a University approved equivalent, prior to starting the programme.
Tuition Fees Child Public Health MSc
|England UK||£3050||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£3050||year 1|
Average student cost of living in the UK
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
Positions of Swansea University in top UK and global rankings.
About Swansea University
Swansea University was established in 1920 and is located in the large city of Swansea, in Wales. There are two campuses, the flagship campus is located between Singleton Park, with its green parkland and botanical gardens, and Swansea Bay beach. The more recent Bay Campus on the other hand is located on an extensive beachfront property on the eastern side of town, past the marina. Apart from a vibrant academic life, students can attend the numerous yearly festivals that take place in Swansea, guaranteeing plenty of opportunities for getting out and about in your free time.
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Midwifery with Public Health (January) Msci (Hons)||Birmingham City University||44%||0%||4%||£9250||£12000||137||Birmingham||On campus Full-time|
|Public and Environmental Health Sciences MSc||University of Birmingham||80%||0%||0%||-||-||151||Birmingham||On campus Full-time|
|Environmental Health MSc||University of Birmingham||80%||0%||0%||-||-||151||Birmingham||On campus Full-time|
|Public Health Nutrition MSc (PG)||Edge Hill University||80%||0%||0%||£7000||£13500||151||Ormskirk||On campus Full-time|
|Child Public Health MSc||Swansea University||80%||0%||0%||£9200||£18500||151||Swansea||On campus Full-time|
|Food Security in Public Health MSc||University of Bedfordshire||80%||0%||0%||£8250||£13275||151||Luton||On campus Full-time|
|Public Health MPH MPH||University of Bradford||80%||0%||0%||£7370||£17682||151||Bradford||On campus Full-time|
|Public Health PgCert||Middlesex University||80%||0%||0%||£9200||£14000||151||London||On campus Full-time|
|Public Health MPH MPH||University of Dundee||80%||0%||0%||£7650||£18150||151||Dundee||On campus Full-time|
|Public Health and Health Promotion MSc||Brunel University||80%||0%||0%||£4240||£9925||151||Uxbridge||On campus Part-time|