Curriculum

Basic courses/Prerequisite courses (Obligation for Non-Medical degree student)

PHID

501

Current Health Situation and Trend

3(3-0-6)

PHBS

500

Introduction to Biostatistical Analysis 

3(3-0-6)

PHCH

604

General Public Health

3(3-0-6)

The MPH Program structure builds student competencies by providing public health care knowledge in-breadth from three courses namely Biostatistics, Public Health Administration and Principles of Epidemiology.

The required courses are Environmental Health and Occupation Health, Public Health Skills Development and Research in Health Sciences and Behavioral Sciences and Health Education with an extra required course in Leadership and Health System Development.

Required courses

PHBS

638

Fundamentals of Biostatistics

3(3-0-6)

PHAD

602

Public Health Administration

3(3-0-6)

PHEP

602

Principles of Epidemiology

3(2-2-5)

PHHE

602

Behavioral Sciences and Health Education

3(3-0-6)

PHID

604

Environmental Health and Occupational Health

3(3-0-6)

PHID

669

Public Health Skills and Leadership Development

3 (1-4-4)

PHID

704

Research in Public Health

3(3-0-6)

PHID

702

Evidence-based Public Health

3(3-0-6)


The MPH Program also offers elective courses to meet varying academic needs of students and equip them with specialized knowledge and skills in public health research, public health intervention and community health promotion.

Electives courses (specialized knowledge)

PHID

609

Strategies and Methods in Health Promotion

3(3-0-6)

PHID

624

Techniques in Diseases and Environment Control

3(3-0-6)

PHID

625

Health Impact Assessment and Monitoring

3(3-0-6)

PHID

647

Reproductive Health Overview: Asia Region Perspectives

3(3-0-6)

PHID

675

Leadership and Health System development

3(3-0-6)

PHMI

602

Ecology and Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases

3(3-0-6)

PHBS

650

Health Information Technology

3(3-0-6)

PHPR

614

Basic Bioinformatics

3(1-4-4)

PHAD

605

Applied Health Economics

3(3-0-6)

PHAD

645

Primary Health Care

3(3-0-6)

PHAD

655

Economic Evaluation and Health Technology Assessment

3(3-0-6)

PHAD

671

Health System and Development

3(3-0-6)

PHAD

673

Health Economics: Theory and Alternative Policy

3(3-0-6)

PHAD

677

Legal and Ethical Aspects for Public Health Professional

3(3-0-6)

PHNU

600

Nutrition Promotion Strategies and Methods

3(3-0-6)

PHNU

602

Public Health Nutrition

3(3-0-6)

PHEP

632

Methods in Oral Epidemiology and Oral Healthย  Survey

3(3-0-6)

PHEP

634

Special Studies in Oral Health Research

3(3-0-6)

PHEP

668

Computer and Management Information System (MIS) in Epidemiological Studies

3(1-4-4)

PHHE

636

Public Health Media Development

3(2-2-5)

PHHE

650

Media and Advocacy for Health Promotion

3(3-0-6)

PHSE

564

Introduction to Geographic Information System and Remote Sensing

3 (2-2-5)

PHCH

608

Primary Care Service Management

3(2-2-5)

PHFH

616

Social and Environmental Impact on Reproductive Health

3( 3 - 0 - 6 )

PHCH

617

Population Health and Community Health Services Development

3(3-0-6)

PHCH

678

Seminar in Public Health Problems and Services

3(3-0-6)