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Foundations for health promotion

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Academic Direction
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Also part of
MSc Public Health
Modes of Study

To provide students with an overview of the origins and purpose of health promotion, and an understanding of the theories that inform health promotion activities.


10 [100 hours]


Assessment is by optional formative assessment:

Formal assessment of this module is by a two hour-15 minute unseen written examination (100%). Students are advised to spend the first 15 minutes reading the paper and planning responses.

If students fail the module examination, they are allowed one further attempt.

Find out more information about this module on the LSHTM website.