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Short course

Revision course for the Part A of the examination for membership of the UK Faculty of Public Health

Start date
5th August 2022
One Day
Postgraduate Short-Course (CPD)


The Diplomate is the first of two elements of the Membership Examination for the UK Faculty of Public Health.  This one-day seminar is designed to assist preparation for Paper 1 of the Diplomate Examination.

The ONLINE seminar will assist delegates improve their examination technique for the Paper 1.  We will explore the more common ways in which topics in the syllabus are examined in Paper 1 and in light of these will consider various frameworks and approaches to structure written answers. 

Course Overview

How to structure your answer to questions on:

  • Research methods
  • Disease causation and the diagnostic process in relation to public health; prevention and health promotion
  • Health information
  • Medical Sociology, Social Policy and Health Economics
  • Organisation and management of health care and health care programmes 

Where will this course be held?

The course will be conducted via Zoom.

When will this course be held?

Friday 29th July, 10am-4pm, zoom links will be sent closer to the date - course full
Friday 5th August 10am-4pm, zoom links will be sent closer to the date

Place availability?

Numbers of delegates on each seminar will be limited to a maximum of 10 to enable group discussion and interaction with the tutor.


The course will focus on technique and not on content.  It is not suitable for delegates with no or only limited familiarity with the content of the Diplomate Examination syllabus.

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