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Integration and Migration Migrant Health: Adressing New Challenges in Europe Curriculum Faculty Dates Admission Download Contact

Migrant Health: Adressing New Challenges in Europe

Master of Science (MSc)
Migrant Health: Adressing New Challenges in Europe
Persons working in health professions are confronted in their daily work with the health specific, human rights and intercultural dimensions and challenges accompanying a development towards a pluralist society, consequence of inter-European and inter-continental migration.
The curriculum will provide motivation and orientation, knowledge and skills to postgraduate students, health, public health and social care professionals who (aim to) assist, treat, care and refer migrating persons and/ or design, plan and implement health and social care programs for migrating populations and their integration and/ or for those who aim to participate in migrants’ health related researches.

The objective of this course is the transfer of competences needed to act in this challenging framework. This includes solid knowledge about migration and its links to health, as well as the relevance for sectors like economy, labor market and health systems. The curriculum consists of the following six modules:
• Research Methodology and Epidemiology
• Economics and Migration Health
• Migrant Sensitive Health Care: Organisational and Management Requirements
• Behavioral and Psycho-social Aspects of Migration
• Environmental Medicine and Occupational Health
• Clinical and Public Health Assessment

This course is offered by Danube University Krems in cooperation with the Medical University of Pecs, Hungary. The curriculum was developed in a joint program by the Medical University Pecs, Danube University Krems, the Medical University Graz, the Medical University Greifswald, University Kosice and University of East Anglia, financed by the ERASMUS program of the European Union.
Target group Health, public health and social care professionals
Admission requirements • An Austrian or equivalent foreign internationally accepted academic degree in humanities, economics, health- or social sciences or a similar field and
• The invitation by the course management to carry out the admission procedure (i.e. interview), and the clarification by the course management to ensure that subject-specific requirements for admission to the desired studies are met.
For further information see also http://www.donau-uni.ac.at/en/studium/zulassung/
Language English
Start October, 20 2016 (Tentative)
(Minimum number of 25 participants required)
Certificate Master of Science (MSc)
Duration 6 Semester (part time)
ECTS-Points 120  (Info about ECTS)
Course fee 14,900.-- €
Venue Danube University Krems, Austria (Modules 1 to 4)
Medical University Pecs, Hungary (Modules 5 and 6)
Organizer Center for Health and Migration
Department for Migration and Globalization
Medical University of Pecs, Hungary
Contact Mag. Friedrich Altenburg, MSc
Phone: +43 (0)2732 893-2415,  Fax: +43 (0)2732 893-4000
E-Mail: Friedrich.Altenburg@donau-uni.ac.at
in cooperation with the Medical University of Pecs, Hungary

Information and Contact

Mag. Friedrich Altenburg, MSc

Phone: +43 (0)2732 893-2415
Fax: +43 (0)2732 893-4000
E-Mail: Friedrich.Altenburg@donau-uni.ac.at
Website: http://www.donau-uni.ac.at/mig
Address:
Danube University Krems
Dr.-Karl-Dorrek-Straße 30
3500 Krems
Austria


Marzena Michalik

Phone: +43 (0)2732 893-2428
Fax: +43 (0)2732 893-4000
E-Mail: marzena.michalik@donau-uni.ac.at
Website: http://www.donau-uni.ac.at/mig
Address:
Danube University Krems
Department Migration and Globalization
Dr.-Karl-Dorrek-Straße 30
3500 Krems, Austria