A Master of Science is a graduate degree that can be obtained by students who have first completed a bachelor’s program in a similar field. An MSc typically takes about two years of full-time study to earn.
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The online Public Health and Health Promotion MSc programme is designed to equip graduates with the multidisciplinary knowledge to successfully negotiate the challenges a
Online Public Health and Health Promotion MSc
About Brunel University London
Established in 1966, and providing academic excellence for over 50 years, Brunel University London is ranked among the top third of universities worldwide (QS World University Rankings 2019). We are also proud to be 35th in the world for international outlook (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019). Our aim is to equip you for the world of work and to address society’s challenges on a global scale.
Public Health and Health Promotion MSc
The online Public Health and Health Promotion MSc programme is designed to equip graduates with the multidisciplinary knowledge to successfully negotiate the challenges and complexities of a career in the health industry. During the course of your studies, you’ll develop advanced academic and research skills, and build a critical understanding of health policy, global public health issues, and their wider sociological and political implications....
Healthcare across the world faces major challenges from the increasing demands of ageing populations and the rise in non-communicable diseases. If a good primary healthca
Healthcare across the world faces major challenges from the increasing demands of ageing populations and the rise in non-communicable diseases. If a good primary healthcare system is in place, it is able to meet 80–90% of a patient’s health needs over the course of their life. This presents a huge opportunity for those in this field to make a difference to wider populations.
Enhance primary care around the world
By elevating primary care concepts, this 100% online programme gives professionals looking to advance their career the ability to propose, develop and implement sustainable strategies within a healthcare system – all to help address rising rates of chronic illness and complex care needs globally. The MSc Primary Care will equip you with the knowledge and skills required to make a difference in primary healthcare in the 21st century....
University of South Wales Online Programmes through UNICAF
The MSc Public Health creates professionals who can lead and implement change in public health across the world stage. This Masters course supports the development of pub
MSc Public Health
The MSc Public Health creates professionals who can lead and implement change in public health across the world stage. This Masters course supports the development of public health practitioners through enabling them to negotiate, plan, implement and evaluate policy and practice initiatives. It also addresses wide-ranging public health issues that arise in diverse cultures, settings and environment.
A critical understanding of how quantitative / qualitative research methods and epidemiological investigation are used to create and interpret public health knowledge.
An in-depth knowledge and understanding of public health informed by current scholarship and research.
Critically evaluate current research and advanced scholarship in the discipline.
Use expertise in independent learning using the exploration of knowledge and enquiry to underpin practice.
Demonstrate creativity and innovation in tackling and solving public health related problems with diverse populations.
Independently design, assess and evaluate intervention strategies for the promotion of health or prevention of disease.
In-depth knowledge and the development of advanced skills to prepare students to lead in the field of public health.
The application of knowledge and research to professional practice (in theory and practice) to meet the changing and multi-disciplinary demands of public health.
The ability to exercise initiative in creative programme planning, leading a change and decision-making.
University College London (UCL) - Division of Surgery & Interventional Science
This specialist programme is aimed at clinical professionals from all backgrounds involved in the delivery of integrated pain services in primary or secondary care. Combi
This specialist programme is aimed at clinical professionals from all backgrounds involved in the delivery of integrated pain services in primary or secondary care. Combining cutting-edge research with an international reputation for clinical excellence, the UCL Pain Management MSc is ideal for anyone wanting to improve the lives of people living with persistent pain while also accelerating their own career.
A minimum of a second-class UK Bachelor's degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants should also be registered/licensed healthcare professionals with a demonstrable interest in pain management.
This innovative distance learning Public Health MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert allows you to benefit from the world-renowned teaching of King’s College London wherever you are. The
Online MScs in the United Kingdom 2019.
This innovative distance learning Public Health MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert allows you to benefit from the world-renowned teaching of King’s College London wherever you are. The course is taught by some of the world’s leading public health academics at the Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine, one of the largest and most successful centres for research & education in the UK which has helped shape clinical guidelines and government policy. It has unparalleled expertise and is home to thriving pure, translational and clinical research courses in health and social care, global health and mental health.
The course is taught 100% online, meaning you can advance your education without taking a break from work or other commitments. There are six entry points across the year, allowing you maximum flexibility....
Glasgow Caledonian University, London (GCU London)
Develop your knowledge & professional skills for safe & effective public health practice. Our programme is underpinned by a framework of social action & conte
This Master’s programme provides practitioners with a wide range of backgrounds the opportunity to enhance their knowledge, understanding and professional skills for safe and effective public health practice.
Our programme is underpinned by world-leading research and a framework of social action, which is increasingly accepted as a means to reduce the enduring and currently widening inequalities in the experience of health, illness and wellbeing within and between countries. This framework aims to redress the balance between asset-based approaches and the more traditional deficit approach.
The programme is aligned to the UK Public Health Skills and Career Framework which in turn maps to WHO international standards. Practitioners will consider modern theory and research alongside current global strategies for health and development to improve the health and well-being of the population, prevent disease and minimize its consequences, prolong life and reduce inequalities in health....
University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences
This Masters level Physician Associate programme is designed for students who have already graduated with a PGDip in Physician Assistant/Associate Studies from a UK or Ir
This Masters level Physician Associate programme is designed for students who have already graduated with a PGDip in Physician Assistant/Associate Studies from a UK or Irish university.
This programme is studied on a full-time basis for 4 months. There is also a flexible option which needs to be completed within 6 years of graduation from PGDip Physician Assistant/Associate Studies. You will find information on the University of Birmingham PGDip Physician Associate programme on our web pages.
You will complete a research methods module (unless you have relevant previous research experience, in which you may be exempted) and then identify a research project in liaison with a Birmingham academic, probably from the core Physician Associate faculty. You will then be supervised through gathering data, analysis and write-up and hopefully publication....
The programme aims to produce executives skilled in administration and health economics. More specifically, it covers a wide range of knowledge and skills, necessary for
The programme aims to produce executives skilled in administration and health economics. More specifically, it covers a wide range of knowledge and skills, necessary for health professionals, dealing with administration and finance, both in design and planning, as well as in the management of health services. In addition to the expertise and technical skills, the programme teaches the analysis of strategies, measures and actions aimed at developing the health sector, within the wider context of social policy.
Online and through Supported Open Learning
Regular admission to a Master’s programme requires an accredited Bachelor degree
Focussing on the social, political and environmental factors that impact global public health, Queen Mary Online’s MSc in Global Public Health will increase your awarenes
Focussing on the social, political and environmental factors that impact global public health, Queen Mary Online’s MSc in Global Public Health will increase your awareness and expand your understanding of global health issues so that you can address social injustices in health and make positive changes within local and international communities.
Award and programme title: MSc Global Public Health (also available at Postgraduate Diploma and Postgraduate Certificate level)
Duration: 2 years
Mode of study: Online, part-time
Why study an MSc in Global Public Health?
With so many factors having a significant impact on public health, as a health professional, it’s important to understand how these factors affect people’s health from a global perspective....
The MSc Infection Control online has been designed for nurses and other health professionals who have an infection control role in their workplace but is open to anyone w
MSc Infection Control
The MSc Infection Control online has been designed for nurses and other health professionals who have an infection control role in their workplace but is open to anyone with an interest in this area. The course aligns with the framework of competencies outlined by the Infection Prevention Society and will develop your expertise in several key areas of best practice. Delivered as an online course, the MSc Infection Control course gives you the flexibility to study whilst you continue to work full-time. It also allows you to interact with other infection control specialists spread throughout the UK and internationally.
Why study this subject?
The demand for Infection Control courses has increased in recent years due to super-bug and contagious illness outbreaks such as SMRA, swine flu and Ebola highlighting the need for more effective infection control. The fundamental underpinning of the MSc is that prevention is better than the cure and it is this mentality that will hopefully make outbreaks a thing of the past....
Glasgow Caledonian University - The School of Health and Life Sciences
Develop your knowledge & professional skills for safe & effective public health practice. Our programme is underpinned by a framework of social action & conte
Turn public health theory into social action and create meaningful change at the local, national and international levels with our MPH Public Health. You'll join practitioners from a wide range of backgrounds in this unique and highly relevant programme. Develop the knowledge and skills you need to advance your career and improve the lives of people around the world.
Through a blended approach of traditional instruction supported by the online study, your programme prepares you to make a positive impact across a broad range of issues in public health- from preventing disease and minimizing its consequences to prolonging life and improving health equity. We've designed a variety of assessments - including written assignments, project proposals, small-scale research and systematic reviews - to make sure you get the most out of your studies....
Develop your theoretical knowledge and practical skills to promote and protect public health and wellbeing.
Develop the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed to promote and protect public health and wellbeing. You will be equipped for a variety of roles in health promotion and public health, working for local authorities, health services or in the voluntary sector.
Led by a committed team of academics and specialists in the field, you will be introduced to the 'social' model of health rather than the predominant 'medical' model, enabling you to focus on how people and communities can be empowered to improve their health and how public policy can create healthier societies. You will also investigate the psychology of behavior change and how people learn about health. The research strand will enable you to critically appraise evidence and develop research skills....
These exciting, innovative blended and distance learning programmes are aimed to enhance the participant’s theoretical knowledge and practical skills in MP and to empower
MSc Molecular Pathology of Cancer (Blended Learning)
Molecular Pathology (MP) is a rapidly growing discipline in 21st-century medicine. It integrates genomics and bioinformatics with modern pathology to underpin molecular diagnostics, theranostics and clinical trials delivery within the academic, health services and industry sectors in an era of precision medicine.
These exciting, innovative blended and distance learning programmes are aimed to enhance the participant’s theoretical knowledge and practical skills in MP and to empower them to pursue a career in academia, healthcare or industry. The programmes have a strong focus on innovation and entrepreneurship.
The programmes have been developed with a number of options in order to provide maximum flexibility of training. PgCert Molecular Pathology of Cancer candidates take the three modules delivered between September and January. PgDip candidates can take the Diploma in Molecular Pathology of Cancer and if successful can chose to progress to Masters level instead of graduating with the award. MSc candidates can take the Certificate/Diploma/MSc in Molecular Pathology of Cancer, which will provide a solid foundation for those wishing to study MP at Ph.D. level. The full-time MSc is also available as an intercalated degree for Medical and Dental students....
Advanced Dementia Studies is a part-time distance learning programme. By studying online you will have the flexibility to fit your studies around your working life and le
Advanced Dementia Studies is a part-time distance learning programme. By studying online you will have the flexibility to fit your studies around your working life and learn from and with students from around the world.
MSc Advanced Dementia Studies - 3 years
PGDip Advanced Dementia Studies - 2 years
PGCert Dementia Studies - 1 year
The programme has been designed to develop you as a leader in your field of dementia care and enable you to use the best evidence available to support your work. We adopt a human rights perspective to understanding the experience of people living with dementia and encourage multidisciplinary team-working and service user engagement. Our programme is underpinned by cutting-edge research....
Combine modules from clinical areas, such as image interpretation, reporting, or breast imaging, to build a postgraduate portfolio culminating in a research dissertation
This programme is primarily aimed at Diagnostic Radiographers although the individual modules, if studied ‘stand-alone’, are applicable to a wide range of healthcare professionals.
You're able to combine modules from different clinical areas, such as image interpretation, reporting, or breast imaging, to build a postgraduate portfolio culminating in a research dissertation to complete the Masters.
5 reasons to study here
Online distance learning option: Study through online distance learning, or blended learning at a flexible pace to suit your career development and lifestyle.
Professional links: Connected with the Society & College of Radiographers, and the National Breast Screening Training Centre at King’s College NHS Foundation Trust.
Career prospects: Completion may be used as evidence to support career progression, particularly where making reliable decisions from radiographic images is a desirable or essential requirement.
Evidence-based practice: Develop your research skills and critical thinking. Conduct a research project, laying the foundations for future research work and clinical practice as an evidence-based practitioner.
Emerging technologies: Cover the latest theoretical and clinical developments relating to diagnostic imaging to better meet society’s changing demographic health needs by using emerging technologies and more innovative and creative working practices.
Building your qualification
This post-registration programme in Diagnostic Imaging is intentionally flexible; modules may be studied in any order and at your pace (provided all modules for an award are completed within a six-year timeframe).
You can also choose between modes, studying everything through distance learning, on-site, or a flexible combination that best meets your needs. You'll meet with...