MSc Global and Planetary Health

Durham University    Department of Anthropology

Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time
Anthropology (2)

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Are you passionate about global health and environmental sustainability? The MSc Global and Planetary Health programme at Durham University offers an exciting opportunity to explore the emerging issues at the intersection of these fields. Led by the Anthropology Department, this interdisciplinary programme allows you to study core modules in Global Health, Planetary Health, Energy and Climate, with the flexibility to choose from a wide range of optional modules. Whether you have a social science background or come from a different discipline, this programme will equip you with critical skills and knowledge to tackle current global challenges. Join us and make a positive impact on health, equity, and sustainable futures.

About the course

Our MSc in Global and Planetary Health offers an in-depth study into the challenging and complex issues which have emerged around global health and environmental sustainability and are making a real impact on the conditions and resilience of daily life across the globe.

This course will be perfect if you are a social scientist and you want to broaden your academic interests or you are from another field, such as natural science or engineering, and you want a better understanding of the social context and consequences of issues such as climate change and conflicts over natural resources.

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Entry Requirements

Normally a minimum 2:1 Honours degree from a UK institution (or the overseas equivalent) in a relevant subject. This requirement may be waived for applicants with particularly high levels of relevant practical or professional experience.

Strength of personal statement, experience in a non-academic engagement with sustainability or development issues (whether salaried, volunteer or self-directed) and quality of references will be taken into consideration.

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