University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Environmental Health

This programme provides an accredited pathway for science-based graduates to become environmental health practitioners. It is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) as meeting its core curriculum requirements. The course is taught using formal lectures, workshops, group work, case studies, practical simulations e.g. mock trial, industrial/commercial visits, and student centered learning. A virtual learning platform has been introduced to allow the students to identify hazards and risks within an industrial environment. It will provide students with a hands-on opportunity for problem solving. It supports building the foundation of competence through the knowledge and skills required by the CIEH curriculum.

Entry requirements

Science based Honours degree (2.2 minimum).

Course modules

Modules studied are: food safety control; occupational health and safety; housing practice including urban and rural regeneration; environmental protection and climate change; law; health protection; research and study skills.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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Key information

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