Intercalated BSc in Global Health
We welcome applications from medical students whether from the University of Bristol or elsewhere, to join our innovative one year intercalated BSc course in Global Health.
This highly successful course is run by the Centre in conjunction with the School for Policy Studies. Dr Matthew Ellis, Course Director, heads a team of experts in all aspects of global health.
The course consists of taught units and a project leading to a dissertation:
- Global Burden of Disease - Professor Pete Vickerman
- Anthropology and Global Health - Dr Christie Cabral
- Health Policy in an Global Context - Dr Catherine Dodds
- Violence, Conflict and Forced Migration - Dr Vicky Canning
- Inequalities in Health, Poverty and Development - Dr Charles Fosterm MBE
- Global Child Health - Dr Matthew Ellis and Dr Clare Sheahan
- Dissertation Unit - Professor Pete Blair
If you decide to join us, you will be studying with lecturers who use a variety of teaching and learning methods. These include active participation and team-based learning, which reflects work in multi-disciplinary global health settings. Find out more about intercalated degrees at Bristol and how to apply.
e-Learning case studies
Our case study series is designed to introduce our Global Health students to some of the key challenges healthcare workers face in developing countries. The students work through the introductory tutorial together, before splitting into three groups to study one of the three role-based case studies.
Select one of the following roles to start a tutorial:
- International Non-Governmental Organisation
- Local Non-Governmental Organisation
- District Medical Officer
Further information, detailed in the Global Health Handbook 2020-2021 or contact course administrator Pauline Lowrey, (firstname.lastname@example.org).
How to apply
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