The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Discipline of Public Health Medicine offers a Graduate Programme in Public Health (Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health and a Master of Public Health). The Graduate Programme in Public Health equips graduates with the knowledge and skills to contribute to transforming health systems and improve health outcomes for populations.
- Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health: A minimum 3-year Bachelor’s degree in a health or social science related discipline (at NQF Level 7) with at least 2 years’ applicable practical public health work experience.
- Master of Public Health: A 4-year Bachelor degree at a Honour’s level in a health related or social science discipline (NQF Level 8); a 3-year degree in a health-related or social science discipline plus a Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health or any health-related domain, with at least 2 years’ practical public health work experience.
Structure of Programme
The curriculum is fully modularized, comprising of core and elective modules with a 50% research component. The programme is offered on a part-time basis via blended learning, with each module requiring active participation over the semester.
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS
29 SEPTEMBER 2023
Tel: 031-260 4383