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Public Health and Primary Care Dissertation (Module)

Module description

This 60 credit module is a compulsory element of the MPH. It enables the student to demonstrate the ability to work independently and develop skills in problem solving, time and resource management, communication, as well as in research and the interpretation of knowledge and critical analysis.

A satisfactory dissertation will demonstrate the ability to:

  • design a research project
  • work on their own but under the supervision of an experienced researcher
  • undertake and present a critical literature review
  • solve problems
  • gather, analyse and present data
  • critically discuss and draw valid conclusions
  • communicate in writing

Staff information

Not applicable

Teaching pattern

Tutorials and guidance from dissertation supervisor

Module assessment - more information

Not applicable

Key information

Module code 7MHPH003

Credit level 7

Assessment coursework

Credit value 60

Semester Full-year

Study abroad module No