King's College London, University of London: Global Health & Social Justice MSc

InstitutionKing's College London, University of London
Department Global Health and Social Medicine
Web http://www.kcl.ac.uk
Telephone +44 (0) 207 848 7000
Study type Taught

Summary

Our Global Health & Social Justice course is a unique study pathway that combines anthropology, philosophy, sociology and science technology studies. Covering topics such as inequalities in preventable mortality, disability, climate change, reproductive rights, pandemic preparedness and access to health care across countries, it will help you to develop advanced skills in the critical analysis and possible solutions for global health inequalities.

**Scholarships:**

All applicants who apply before 31 March to a full time Master's course within the Department of Global Health & Social Medicine are eligible for a £9,900 scholarship opportunity.

Those applying to the Global Health & Social Justice MSc are eligible for a Wellcome Trust Fellowship, which covers fees, provides a stipend for living of £17,000, a research allowance for the dissertation (up to £1,500) and funds to support collaborating with the local research partners (up to £1,000). Our scholarships and bursaries are open to UK, EU and Overseas students.

**Key benefits**

- You will learn to think critically and independently about fundamental issues in Global Health & Social Justice and the interaction between them.

- Opportunities to study central issues in global health including health measurements, global institutions and governance, social determinants of health, global health ethics, philanthrocapitalism, evidence-based medicine, and health economics.

- Internationally recognised faculty from across disciplines, including global public health, sociology, anthropology, geography, gerontology, philosophy and political science.

- Interdepartmental study course offers a diverse and exciting range of research options.

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