Bristol, University of the West of England

Bristol, University of the West of England

Environmental Health

On completion of the course and the required professional practical training and assessment set by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH), students will be eligible to be registered by the Environmental Health Registration Board, Chartered Institute of Environmental Health to practise as Environmental Health Practitioners. Designed for graduates who are interested in the promotion and protection of human health and welfare, the programme suits those who wish to acquire professional skills associated with the identification, assessment, evaluation and control of factors in the environment that impact on health; the knowledge and skills acquired on the course enable students to make a positive contribution to existing environmental health practice and respond to and initiate change in line with contemporary and emergent public health issues.

Entry requirements

Honours degree (minimum 2.2) in a science based discipline or another discipline equivalent to the science foundation necessary for the programme.

Course modules

Modules include: environmental health principles and practice; epidemiology and research methods; food contro; buildings, housing and residential environment; pollution and safety management; developing a research project; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include examinations.

Sponsorship information

Self-funded; some local authority sponsorship may be available; limited bursary support, means tested.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (England) 15 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,000 per Whole course (International) 15 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 15 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 15 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Wales) 15 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 695 per Credit (Wales) 36 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 695 per Credit (England) 36 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,084 per Credit (International) 36 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 695 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 36 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 695 per Credit (Scotland) 36 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Frenchay Campus Bristol BS16 1QY South West

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