Postgraduate

Modules

Modules

HSC8057 : Global Health

Semesters
Semester 1 Credit Value: 20
ECTS Credits: 10.0

Aims

In this module, students develop a sophisticated understanding of global health issues and challenges, by ‘drilling down’ in detail, with specific attention to such topics as globalisation and health; maternal and child health; and health inequalities in global context.

Outline Of Syllabus

The module will cover the following topics:
Globalisation and health (in greater detail)
Neglected tropical diseases
Health challenges and public health responses in Africa
How gender works in global health
Health inequalities in global context

Teaching Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Assessment Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Reading Lists

Timetable