Public and Tropical Health
The programme is delivered in two streams depending on candidate’s desired specialty:
- Public and Tropical Health: General Stream.
- Public and Tropical Health: Hospital Management Stream.
Both streams are delivered in 3 semesters Semester 1 & 2 → study (modules) Semester 3 → Research Project
|Semester (1)||Credit Hours||Semester (2)||Credit Hours|
|Module (1) Concepts of Public Health*||5||Module (1) Disease causation and prevention||7|
|Module (2) Organisation and Management of Health Care||3||Module (2) Medical sociology – Health Education and Communication Skills||4|
|Module (3) Health Measurements||4||Module (3) Community Directed of Intervention (CDI)||2|
|Module (4) Research Methodology||3||Module (4) Health Economics||3|
|Module (5) Environmental and Occupational Health||3||Module (5) Disaster Management||2|
|Module (6) Health Promotion and Primary of Health care||4||Module (6) Health Ethics||2|
|Semester (3)||Credit Hours|
|Research project: Data collection, analysis, writing up and submission of Dissertation||6|