University of East London

Course Introduction

Choose to study Public Health and Health Promotion if you are interested in: ' Engaging with lecturers from a range of disciplines to discover an exciting approach to health, healthcare and health promotion. ' Reflecting on your own society and critically evaluating its ability to meet the fundamental human rights for the highest attainable standard of health and all the interlinking rights, food, shelter, safe social environment, etc. that influence and impact health ' Learning about other societies' practices, ideas and approaches to supporting health and wellbeing ' Modules of study that are linked to the Ottawa Charter for Health Promotion, Bangkok Charter and UK Government health promotion documents. ' Modules that discuss healthy public policy, empowerment, community action, health services, communication, behaviour change theories, working with groups, inequalities and individual, community and population based health.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £14,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time
BSc (Hons) £2,250  Module. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • International Baccalaureate 25
  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level BBC
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Award
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate

Key Course Information

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80% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 68%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 89%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 81%

£22,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

65% Go on to work and/or study

In work 40
Studying 15
Studying and working 10
Unemployed 30
Unknown 5

29% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 28%

Total Coursework: 58%

Total Practical: 14%

£4,095 - £4,349
Typical cost of university accommodation

£3,536 - £4,784
Typical cost of private accommodation