About us

The Department of Public and Community Health was established in 2014 and is one of four departments within the School of Allied and Public Health Professions.


The education provision offered by the department comprises a wide range of programmes including undergraduate, postgraduate and bespoke courses.

Areas of Expertise

Our areas of expertise include:

  • Health promotion
  • Community development
  • Public health
  • Advanced practice
  • Non-medical prescribing
  • Infection prevention and control
  • Clinical leadership and management
  • Health visiting
  • Community nursing
  • Women's and sexual health
  • Sociology and social policy

Staff within the department have diverse areas of expertise with their professional portfolios and this knowledge is distilled throughout our courses. In addition to being subject experts, staff at the department are enthusiastic, dynamic and place the student at the centre of any learning experience.

For more information contact the Staff from the department of Public Health