Postgraduate Diploma in Health Promotion
This diploma program is aimed at building similar competencies, but without the strong research and evaluation emphasis in either the master of science (MSc) thesis-based program or the master of public health (MPH) program.
These courses are required in order to complete this program.
SPH 501 - Determinants of Health (*3)
SPH 597 - Fundamentals of Epidemiology for Public Health (*3)
HPS 512 - Health Promotion Practicum (*3)
HPS 503 - Introduction to Health Promotion Research (*3)
HPS 504 Health Promotion Planning and Evaluation (*3)
HPS 510 Health Promotion with Communities (*3)
Students are required to complete four (*3) graduate level courses as approved by their advisor. For more information, see Electives.
Length of Program
The minimum time required to complete the program is two years. The maximum time permitted for completion of the program is six years (full or part time) from the date of first registration. This program can also be completed via distance delivery on a part-time basis.