Completion Requirements

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

There are no specific examination regulations, assessment and grading methods employed by this Program. The examination regulations, assessment methods and grading system for this Program are the same as the relevant general university regulations.

Graduation Requirements

Students are eligible for graduation after successfully completing 90 ECTS credits in the courses listed in the Program Structure.

A student can graduate only if their CGPA is greater or equal to 5.00 out of 10.00.

Graduating students with a CGPA less than 5.00 may need to take extra courses or repeat a number of courses in order to improve their grades.

Access to Further Studies

The graduates of the Program have access to doctoral programmes (3rd Cycle) in disciplines related health education and health promotion.

Contact Information

Dr Martha Apostolidou
Department Head
Associate Professor
Department of Pre-primary Education
Frederick University
Address: 7, Y. Frederickou Str.
Pallouriotisa, Nicosia 1036
Cyprus
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Semester breakdown

Course Structure Diagram


SEMESTER 1
CodeNameECTS
HEP550PRINCIPLES OF HEALTH EDUCATION AND HEALTH PROMOTION10
HEP551SOCIAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND HEALTH PROMOTION10
ELECTIVE10
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 2
CodeNameECTS
HEP552RESEARCH IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND HEALTH PROMOTION10
ELECTIVE10
DISSERTATION I OR 1 ELECTIVE10
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 3
CodeNameECTS
ELECTIVE10
ELECTIVE10
DISSERTATION II OR 1 ELECTIVE10
TOTAL30

 

Admission Requirements

Specific Admission Requirements

Students admitted to the programme are expected to hold a Bachelor Degree from an accredited University either in education, in health, in humanities or social sciences. Also, they are expected to be fluent in Greek and English (the program will be taught in Greek). Proof of fluent English could be demonstrated by the possession of GCE, TOEFL (70+), or IELTS (6+) certificate (degree holders from English speaking universities are excluded). The University offers non ECTS English Language I and English Language II classes for prospective students who do not complete the above requirements.

Prospective candidates should submit their application accompanied by their official transcripts, two letters of recommendation from university faculty members or business setting officials and a summary of their research interests. The Program Committee has the right to call prospective candidates for an interview.

After the application deadline for the program, the Committee will evaluate the prospective candidates based on the following criteria: bachelor GPA, recommendation letters, professional experience, participation in educational and health activities and programs and research interests. Candidates will be informed about the results of the Committee evaluation via regular mail.

Recognition of Prior Learning

There are no specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning for this Program. Candidates can be granted transfer credits according to the general arrangements for recognition of prior learning of the University.

 

Courses

Qualification Requirements

Module GroupECTS
Required Courses30
Electives Courses60
TOTAL90

Required Courses Modules

The student must successfully complete 30 ECTS, from the following list of modules:
No.CodeNameECTSHours / week
1 HEP550PRINCIPLES OF HEALTH EDUCATION AND HEALTH PROMOTION104
2 HEP551SOCIAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND HEALTH PROMOTION104
3 HEP552RESEARCH METHODS AND STATISTICS IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND HEALTH PROMOTION103

Electives Courses Modules

The student must successfully complete 60 ECTS, from the following list of modules:
No.CodeNameECTSHours / week
1 HEP553PSYCHOLOGY OF HEALTH104
2 HEP554GENDER AND HEALTH104
3 HEP555EXPERIENTIAL APPROACHES TO HEALTH EDUCATION 104
4 HEP556THE PROMOTION OF MENTAL HEALTH104
5 HEP557HUMAN SEXUALITY SEX EDUCATION – HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS 104
6 HEP559HEALTH EDUCATION AND HEALTH PROMOTION TRHOUGH THE ARTS103
7 HEP560DISSERTATION I103
8 HEP561ALTERNATIVE METHODS OF MEDICINE104
9 HEP562HEALTH RELATED FITNESS & PHYSICAL ACTIVITY104
10 HEP563DISSERTATION II103
11 HEP564THE USE OF TECHNOLOGY IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND HEALTH PROMOTION104

 

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