Bsc Hons Public Health

You have between 1-5 years in which to complete the Postgraduate Certificate, and between 2-5 years in which to complete the Postgraduate Diploma or the MSc. The campaign this year is called Hide and seek’ it is specifically aimed at shining a light on the hidden salt in the food we buy and to raise awareness on this for the public but also to lobby for food manufacturers to cut the salt content in food. The campaign is useful for health care professionals as part of their conversations with people on eating healthily.

They must abide by UEL’s rules and regulations and co-operate with supervisors to enable them to fulfil their obligations. Students must not interfere intentionally, or recklessly misuse anything provided for health and safety. You are required to produce evidence of having satisfied the entry requirements for your programme.

You will perform various individual and group activities, including presentations on topics relevant to your degree studies, enhancing your social awareness and team work skills as well as core communication skills. We’ll start in your first year by giving you a thorough understanding of health and healthcare in the UK. It’s the science that studies the patterns, causes and effects of health and disease conditions in populations. Our degree is an interdisciplinary programme, which broadens students’ horizons to explore health needs and the links between theory and practice in relation to the concepts and principles of public health. Graduates from this programme enter a diverse range of positions in public health, research, NGOs, health programmes, health services, government, policy and planning.

The teaching team includes qualified academics, practitioners and industry experts as guest speakers. Full details of the academics will be provided in the student handbook and module guides. You will learn about the structure of the NHS, covering strategic and operational aspects, as well as exploring primary, secondary and tertiary levels of care. The people and professions who work within the system are critical to its delivery and you will identify, examine and discuss their roles. In addition, you will review health systems elsewhere in the world noting their similarities and differences. Postgraduate support Our support includes access to fantastic facilities, study tools and career consultants, plus practical help to access everything from funding to childcare.

New baseline data is available for indicator 0.2vi – SII in healthy life expectancy based within local authorities, based on deprivation within Middle Super Output Areas for male and female. Overarching indicators 0.1i – Healthy life expectancy and 0.2v – Slope index of inequality in healthy life expectancy at birth based on national deprivation deciles within England have been updated with more recent data. The age group for indicator 3.03xviii (Flu vaccination aged 2-3 years old) has been changed from 2-4 years old as 4 year olds are no longer vaccinated in a GP setting. The 2 other flu vaccination indicators have been updated to their existing definitions. 13 indicators from the healthcare and premature mortality domain includingunder 75 mortality from various causesandexcess winter deaths. Most of the mortality indicators have been presented as a single year time trend to show the impact of the pandemic on mortality.

Across all areas there is a need to understand the causes of ill health but also what makes people well and healthy and how to maintain and support this. Data for indicators 4.04i and 4.05i have been updated with revised populations following the 2011 Census. More recent data have been published for indicators 0.1i, 0.2v, 1.03, 1.04, 1.05, 1.07, 1.14ii, 1.14iii, 1.17, 2.13i, 2.13ii, 3.01, 3.02ii, 4.09, 4.12i, 4.12ii, 4.12iii, and 4.12iv. Indicator 3.02i (Chlamydia detection rate – old NCSP data) has been removed.