CK 706 – Public Health and Health Promotion

Area:
Cork City
Price: -
Type:
CAO and Third Level

Course description

CAO COURSE CODE: CK706 The BSc in Public Health and Health Promotion at UCC provides a broadly based training, reflecting the range of skills that are involved in keeping people healthy and preventing disease. These include the study of the causes of disease, (Epidemiology), the biological basis of disease, (Biological Sciences including Nutrition and Microbiology), the social influences on patterns of health and ill-health (Social Sciences with inputs from Sociology, Applied Social Studies, Politics/Community Development and Applied Public Health/Health Promotion), and appropriate methods of both quantitative and qualitative research, (including Bio-Statistics and Social Research).