London School of Economics and Political Science

London School of Economics and Political Science

MSc Health, Community and Development

Address:

Houghton Street

London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MSc Health, Community and Development

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This programme explores the role of community participation and small scale collective action in public health and health promotion. It pays particular attention to the psycho-social processes underlying the impact of collective action on health and well-being, and explores the mechanisms whereby community development approaches have the potential to lead not only to improved health, but also to transformatory social action. The programme involves completing four course units, which include a dissertation of between 10,000 and 15,000 words.

International Student Requirements:

To be considered for a place you should normally have an upper second honours degree or equivalent in one of the social sciences. Relevant professional experience would also be desirable, though not essential.
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