Curriculum MASTER OF SCIENCE PROGRAM IN SCHOOL HEALTH (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Curriculum

MASTER OF SCIENCE PROGRAM IN SCHOOL HEALTH (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Master's
Faculty / Institute FACULTY OF TROPICAL MEDICINE
Website http://www.tm.mahidol.ac.th/bstm/programs.html

Degree Designation

MASTER OF SCIENCE(SCHOOL HEALTH)

Additional advantages of the programme

The course emphasized on providing graduate students with a good level of knowledge in important diseases of school children, promotion of health care and school health, school environmental management ; school health management including knowledge in school health research to fortify children and youth in physical, mental, spiritual developments which are essential factors for Thai society and mankind.

Admission Requirements

								   
											
							 1. Holding a Bachelor degree in either Sciences, Education or Arts, from Higher education institution 
     which it is accredited by office of the Higher Education Commission 
2.  Having an cumulative GPA not less than 2.5 
3. Having an English Proficiency Examination score as the requirement of Faculty of Graduate Studies
4.  Other exceptions may be considered by the Program Director and the Dean of the Faculty of Graduate Studies							 							 							 
							 
							 

Curriculum Structure

Plan A2
Required Courses 20            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 4            Credits
Thesis 12            Credits
Total not less than 36            Credits
Plan B
Required Courses 20            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 10            Credits
Thematic Paper 6            Credits
Total not less than 36            Credits

Job Option after Graduation


- School health staff
- School health specialist
- School health researcher
- School health consultant
- School health organizer

Course Requirements

Plan A2

Required Courses Credit
TMID544 : RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 2
TMSH502 : DISEASES IN SCHOOL CHILDREN 3
TMSH503 : SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT MANAGEMENT 2
TMSH504 : SCHOOL HEALTH DEVELOPMENT 2
TMSH505 : SCHOOL HEALTH MANAGEMENT 2
TMSH512 : HEALTH ISSUES IN SCHOOLS 3
TMSH513 : NUTRITION PRINCIPLES FOR SCHOOL CHILDREN 2
TMSH514 : SCHOOL HEALTH SEMINARS 2
TMSH515 : EPIDEMIOLOGY AND BIOSTATISTICS IN SCHOOL HEALTH 2
Elective Courses Credit
TMNU506 : NUTRITION 2
TMSE524 : PRINCIPLES OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND TOXICOLOGY 2
TMSE528 : ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT 2
TMHG549 : APPLICATION OF GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM (GIS) IN EPIDEMIOLOGY 2
TMCD519 : AIDS 2
TMSH511 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN SCHOOL-HEALTH BASED RESEARCH 2
TMSH516 : FOOD FOR SCHOOL CHILDREN 2
TMSH517 : HEALTH BEHAVIORS OF SCHOOL CHILDREN 2
TMSH518 : INSTRUCTIONAL MEDIA DESIGN FOR SCHOOL HEALTH PROMOTIONS 2
Thesis Credit
TMSH698 : THESIS 12