Across the Atlantic, the discussion about online courses and their potential to restructure higher education has been raging for some time. Courses are structured as weekly online conferences; communication with the course tutor and other learners takes place in a virtual learning environment. The online courses are intended to fit around your calendar; you access the course whenever it is suitable for you.
Naturopathic Nutrition stresses the use of whole and organic foods as medicine – an integral concept of healing in many indigenous societies. Today, we see that a return
What is Naturopathic Nutrition?
Naturopathic Nutrition stresses the use of whole and organic foods as medicine – an integral concept of healing in many indigenous societies. Today, we see that a return to chemical-free foods, along with other dietary measures, is an effective answer to many health complaints and common conditions.
CNM students learn about the physiological and biochemical processes involved in nourishment, and the energetic side of food as well.
Thousands of years ago, master healers in China perceived a way to classify food and disease according to simple, easily observed patterns; one eats cooling foods for overheated conditions, and warming foods are best for people who feel too cold. Detoxifying foods are for those who carry an excess of toxins, and building foods are good for deficient persons, and so on....
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The Professional Diploma in Leading Quality and Value Improvement is an exciting new offering, which aims to develop quality improvement (QI) competencies in healthcare p
The Professional Diploma in Leading Quality and Value Improvement is an exciting new offering, which aims to develop quality improvement (QI) competencies in healthcare professionals and managers to help contribute to the development of a high-quality health system.
On successful completion of the programme, you will be skilled in QI methods and measures. You will be able to facilitate team-based clinical quality improvements and lead broader organisational improvements. Crucially, you will be able to demonstrate 'value' for health service users by providing evidence of economy, efficiency and effectiveness.
Delivery and design
The Professional Diploma in Leading Quality and Value Improvement is delivered over nine months with three in-class days per module (nine in-class days in total). On-site classes run from 9 am until 5 pm and all teaching takes place at the Institute of Leadership, Sandyford, Dublin 18. ...
Our Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health is an advanced qualification designed to equip busy health professionals with a recognised qualification from a top UK universit
Our Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health is an advanced qualification designed to equip busy health professionals with a recognised qualification from a top UK university while continuing to work at the same time.
The Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health provides a deeper understanding of public health by incorporating the key topic of epidemiology.
You will build upon the essential knowledge gained from units within the Postgraduate Certificate in Public Health and explore core epidemiological concepts of the measurement of disease and the interpretation of population-level health information.
Why study this subject?
The knowledge and skills you will develop in this course will help you to develop confidence in measuring and interpreting population-level data, which will combine to support your ability to assess priorities, promote public health and consider the wider determinants of population health....
Quality healthcare is crucial to a nation's welfare and it is important to have organizations that are willing to measure themselves against international standards.The c
Quality healthcare is crucial to a nation's welfare and it is important to have organizations that are willing to measure themselves against international standards.The courses aim to provide healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to be an effective manager in the healthcare sector, equipping participants with an understanding of the external context in which healthcare organisations operate, how they are managed, and analytical techniques that can be applied to decision-making processes within the health sector. Students of this course will learn the following key topics :
Understand the healthcare organisations structure and culture, including the organisational behavior in healthcare industry.
Have a good knowledge on change management and organisational development in healthcare environments.
Understand healthcare strategies, devise healthcare strategic plans and know about healthcare accreditation schemes.
Know about healthcare quality, patient safety and prevention of medical errors.
Understand healthcare management and leadership issues.
Acquire a basic knowledge of healthcare financial
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The University of Edinburgh - College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
This postgraduate certificate and diploma is a unique opportunity for students who want to explore aspects of human anatomy through the flexibility of an online distance
This postgraduate certificate and diploma is a unique opportunity for students who want to explore aspects of human anatomy through the flexibility of an online distance learning programme.
All courses making up the programme use innovative teaching methods to provide students with key transferable skills in addition to a solid foundation of anatomical knowledge.
Our programme in the anatomical sciences is delivered entirely online and consequently relies on the use of IT, for example through the use of email, audiovisual material, discussion forums, and various other interactive resources.
This is a postgraduate qualification for medical, biomedical, allied health professionals and those in holistic practice with an interest in human anatomy. The programme draws upon the highly regarded teaching and research staff within the University....
Nursing & Patient Care Assisting paves the way for a profession that is very rewarding in every aspect. You will be able to help people who are in need and have a sat
Course Outline: What You Will Cover
Nursing & Patient Care Assisting paves the way for a profession that is very rewarding in every aspect. You will be able to help people who are in need and have a satisfying career in return. The following units comprise the course:
1 Health and Wellness
What is health and wellness
Behaviour of ill people
2 Rehabilitation Nursing
The meaning of rehabilitation The multidisciplinary team Practices in rehabilitation nursing
3 Community Nursing
What is community nursing
Community nurse’s roles
Community health and the family
4 Support Services in the Community
Other support services
Instituto de Humanidades y Ciencias de la Salud Gregorio Marañón
During the diploma students will be taught, through theory and practice, the best resources and strategies to successfully deal with both everyday and extraordinary situa
Director: Alipio GutiérrezModality: OnlinePrice Online mode: € 1600Start date Online course: April 2018Information and contact: firstname.lastname@example.orgDescription/>
During the diploma students will be taught, through theory and practice, the best resources and strategies to successfully deal with both everyday and extraordinary situations in health communication. This course covers aspects such as the creation of a communication strategy and a crisis communication protocol, up to the organization of the communication of an event, as well as institutional visits or presentation of service products.
Acquire specialized training to convey accurately the messages related to health and effectively apply the techniques to develop strategies of influence and change of behavior aimed at patients, media, health professionals, authorities and industry....
This nationally recognised, QCF listed Diploma in Health & Social Care home study course is designed to be studied independently or as a follow on from Level 2 and ai
This nationally recognised, QCF listed Diploma in Health & Social Care home study course is designed to be studied independently or as a follow on from Level 2 and aims to develop knowledge and understanding of a range of topics fundamental to working in health and social care.
Students can expect to learn more about the role of the health and social care worker, the key principles of safeguarding and protecting in health and social care, the causes and spread of infection, the duty of care in health and social care settings, and much more!
Qualification: Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care
QCF Recognised: Yes at level 3
Awarding Body: TQUK
Start Date: Anytime - We enrol 365 days a year
Duration: Flexible - Approx 447 Hours - 12 Months Max Support
Credit Value: 58
Unit 1: The role of the health & social care worker
Unit 2: Promote communication in health and social care settings
Unit 3: Support Individuals with specific communication needs
Unit 4: Implement person-centred approaches in health & social care
Unit 5: Principles of safeguarding and protection in health & social care
Unit 6: Principles for implementing duty of care in health and social care settings
Unit 7: The principles of infection prevention and control
Unit 8: Causes & spread of infection
Unit 9: Cleaning, decontamination and waste management
Unit 10: Move & position individuals in accordance with their plan of care
Unit 11 & 12: Support use of medication in...
Diploma in Caregiving is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide effective care to a client in a professional healthcare environment, o
About The Course
Diploma in Caregiving is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide effective care to a client in a professional healthcare environment, or family members that may need care.
This course covers a broad range of topics including the fundamental role and responsibilities of a caregiver, legal and ethical issues for a care worker as well as communication and reporting requirements. The course also examines health and safety considerations both for the client and caregiver. The course also addresses providing care for clients living with dementia and brain injury.
Upon completion of this course you will have a clear understanding of the following:...
The Access to Higher Education (HE) Diploma is a qualification, equivalent to A Level, which allows people to go on and study at University when they previously didn’t ha
What is Access to HE?
The Access to Higher Education (HE) Diploma is a qualification, equivalent to A Level, which allows people to go on and study at University when they previously didn’t have the relevant qualifications needed to do so. Access to HE courses are available in a wide range of different subjects and are widely recognised by UK Universities.
How can I pay?
The tuition fee for this course is £3,384 and if you are 19 or over, you can take out an Advanced Learner Loan to pay for the fees. You pay nothing upfront and you don’t start repaying the loan until you are earning over £21,000 a year, which will then start low monthly repayments. However, if you progress to University and pass your related course, you can have the course absolutely free with your Advanced Learner Loan being written off. You should apply for your loan after the College has issued you with a Learning & Funding Letter....
The Health and Social Care Management Diploma provides a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required in the health and social care sector and its
The OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management is designed to enable learners to develop the knowledge and both generic and vocational employability skills relevant to these sectors. It has also been designed to help learners develop an understanding of the nature of health and social care work in order that they can make informed decisions about whether or not they wish to gain employment in these sectors or as part of their current professional development if already working in these sectors.
The Health and Social Care Management Diploma provides a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required in the health and social care sector and its wide recognition by employers allows progression directly into employment....
In Spain we see as increasingly pharmacies, doctors and other health professionals and parasanitarians are promoting the use of medicinal plants as a complement or in som
In Spain we see as increasingly pharmacies, doctors and other health professionals and parasanitarians are promoting the use of medicinal plants as a complement or in some cases substitute for conventional medicines by empirical studies that demonstrate in many cases the reduction of effects Collateral effects on health that may lead to other complementary problems. It is already very common to find in pharmacies and shopping centers plants such as valerian, garlic, gingseng, peppermint, turmeric, dandelion that through capsules, infusions or as spices for daily use.
It is becoming more common to find university programs offered by Spanish universities such as the University of Barcelona, among others. Medicinal plants constitute a market of enormous relevance, since their consumption is high and the sales produced are so high that they require a labor market of specialists who direct their efforts towards a greater knowledge of the medicinal plants and of course, to inform of the Benefits and risks that can derive from the consumption thereof....
This degree is for experienced professionals who wish to broaden their role in the design, management, analysis, and reporting of clinical trials. It will also benefit an
A prestigious Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Trials in distance learning
This degree is for experienced professionals who wish to broaden their role in the design, management, analysis, and reporting of clinical trials. It will also benefit anyone wishing to understand more about trials before moving into this field.
The programme aims to:
develop your knowledge and understanding of the key decisions surrounding the design, delivery, and assessment of clinical trials;
encourage critical and evaluative skills that will help you reach independent scientific judgment;
teach you how to apply the conceptual and practical tools needed to initiate clinical trials;
promote self-development by providing an environment for you to practice skills of selection, assimilation, and communication.
The aim of this course is to give students an understanding of the practical applications of the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) with particular attention
Diploma in ABA (Autism Studies)
Duration: 10 lectures
Course fee: online €845 (or €895 if paying the course fee in installments)
A fee of £76 will be payable to The Institute of Commercial Management on successful completion of this course.
Awarding body: The Institute of Commercial Management (ICM)
CPD Credits: This event has been approved for 9 CPD credits for members of the Psychology Society of Ireland.
The aim of this course is to give students an understanding of the practical applications of the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) with particular attention paid to persons with autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, children and adolescents in care, and persons presenting with learning and/or behavioral challenges in school. This intensive course provides training in ABA for complete beginner’s as well as those with some experience who wish to develop their knowledge and understanding of behavioral approaches. Upon completion students will have a greater understanding of the principles of ABA and how to apply them, how to determine the function of a challenging behavior and how to design behavioral interventions to both decrease and increase behavior as necessary. A main goal of the course is to give students the tools needed to improve the quality of life of others in a meaningful way. The course will deal with topics such as: What is ABA?, The principles of behavior analysis, Dealing with challenging behavior, Verbal behavior and communication, Functional communication training (FCT), Conducting functional behavioral assessments, Measuring behavior, Designing and implementing behavioral...
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This course provides a broad understanding of infectious diseases and is of particular relevance to in-service health professionals such as doctors or laboratory staff. Y
PG Diploma in Infectious Diseases (Distance Learning)This course provides a broad understanding of infectious diseases and is of particular relevance to in-service health professionals such as doctors or laboratory staff. You will develop strategies for the control and treatment of infectious diseases, acquiring new knowledge and updating your current expertise.
Aims and ObjectivesThis course aims to develop:
a comprehensive understanding of the role of the biology of infective agents and hosts on the outcome of infection
the use of this knowledge, in combination with epidemiological and public health approaches, to develop rational strategies for the control and treatment of infection