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Principles and practice of health promotion

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Academic Direction
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Modes of Study

The aim of this module is to help those engaged in health promotion translate health promotion foundations and theory into practice. It builds on the ‘Foundations of Health Promotion’ core module, and aims to describe and demonstrate the application of different evidence based methods and approaches.It is a core module for students studying the Health Promotion stream of the MSc Public Health.


15 [150 hours]


2hr 15 unseen written examination (70%) and an assessed assignment (30%).

If you fail the module, you are allowed one further attempt at the failed element (examination and/ or assignment).

For full information regarding this module please see the module specification.