Credits, Duration & Medium

SEMESTER / YEAR

NAME OF SUBJECT

CREDITS

FIRST PROFESSIONAL YEAR - (All Core Courses)
FIRST SEMESTER Introduction to Public Health 1
Basic Epidemiology 3
Basic Biostatistics 3
Population Dynamics 2
Informatics in Public Health 3
Qualitative Research practice 3
Environmental and Occupational Health 3
Health Illness & Society (Medical Anthropology) 2
Research Design 2
  22
SECOND SEMESTER Research Design 2 1
Reproductive Health 3
Child Health 3
Health Sysytem Analysis 3
Communicable and Non-Communicable Disease Control 3
Health Promotion 3
Health Systems Management 3
Health Planning 3
  22
SECOND PROFESSIONAL YEAR - (Core [c] as well as Elective* [e] Courses)
THIRD SEMESTER Research Design 3 [c]* 1
Community Based Reproductive Health Interventions [e]* 3
Health Care Financing [e]*  
Applied Nutrition [e]* 3
Hospital Management [e]*  
Proposal and Dissertation Writting [e]* 2+8
Health Policy [e]*  
Workforce Planning (HRH) [e]*
Workforce Management (HRH) [e]*
Strategic Human Resource for Health (HRH) [e]*
Global Health [c]*
  20
FOURTH SEMESTER Practicum and Report Writting 2
  2
 
TOTAL CREDITS
66

The credits per semester differ as the division of time for lectures and practical work for different courses varies. However, the maximum number of lectures/contact hours and practical work is constant per semester (approximately 500 hours).

* Three out of nine elective courses need to be taken. Those students who opt the HRH elective (Student has to opt for HRH Package, who want to take up HRH electives) courses will pay the fee at the par of fee structure of Queen Margaret University, England.

Medium of Instruction

The medium of instruction for program will be purely in the English language