MAIN AIMS

1) To explore the ways in which change can be implemented in public health and health promotion contexts, in policy and practice

2) To explore and examine case studies that highlight the complex and multidisciplinary nature of public health and health promotion, the challenges and benefits of multidisciplinary approaches, and the implications for health promotion and public health strategies, policy and practice

3) To gain some understanding of theories of change, management and leadership, and to start to consider different careers and career pathways in public health and health promotion

 

MAINS TOPICS OF MODULE

The focus of this study block is to explore the ways in which change can be implemented in public health and health promotion contexts, in policy and practice. The study block will draw on knowledge and skills developed through the programme and promote a problem solving and multidisciplinary approach to public health and health promotion. Through a series of workshops, group discussions and peer led learning there will be an opportunity to explore and examine case studies that highlight the complex and multidisciplinary nature of public health and health promotion, the challenges and benefits of multidisciplinary approaches, and the implications for health promotion and public health strategies, policy and practice. The study block includes gaining knowledge and skills in theories of change, management of change, management and leadership, and considers different careers and career pathways in public health and health promotion

Delivery mode

Directed Self Study, Group work, Lectures, Online learning, Peer discussion, Seminars, Workshops

Assessment mode

N/A

Prerequisites

Equivalent professional qualification, Relevant professional experience, Undergraduate degree

Kingston Lane
Uxbridge
Middlesex UB8 3PH