Public Health in Developing Countries

This module deals with specific public health issues affecting developing countries. Taking a global and broad view of health, it looks at the issues relating to provision of services, control and surveillance of disease, the impact of globalisation, the promotion of health in developing settings, and the problems that relate to natural and man-made disasters. Teaching includes presentations from individuals with field experience in developing country settings.

Credits

10 credits

Module Attendance Required

1 block week of teaching

Module Dates

2012/13
26 - 30 November 2012

Assessment

One written assignment

Academics involved in the delivery of this module

Semira Manaseki-Holland 

Stand Alone Course

This module can be taken as a stand alone course if required. To apply, please contact the Programme Administrator, 0121 414 7577, mph@contacts.bham.ac.uk.

All applications for the module must be received by the course administrator a minimum of one month before the start date of the module.

Fee if taken as a stand alone course

For further information on fees please contact the Programme Administrator

Entry requirements if taken as a stand alone course

For further information on requirements please contact the Programme Administrator

Course fact file

Type of Course: Continuing professional development, module