University of Derby Online Learning (UDOL)

University of Derby

Environmental Health (online study)

This degree will equip students with the necessary skills, knowledge and competencies to enable them to understand and evaluate the risks posed by the full range of environmental health hazards, or stressors, which impact on human health and well being. Students will be able to critically evaluate a full range of sustainable interventions which are available to eliminate or mitigate the health hazards or stressors, thereby protecting human health and promoting well being.

Entry requirements

At least a lower 2nd Class (2.2) undergraduate degree in a pure or applied science (or combination) from a UK university or qualifications and experience considered to be equivalent. Applicants will normally be required to hold GCSE grade C or equivalent in English. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: determinants of public health and wellbeing; environmental policy and law; health impacts (workplace and food); natural and residential environments. Also 1 of the following optional modules: environmental health in practice; environmental noise assessment; environmental pollution and management strategies; global issues in environmental and public health; health leadership, assessment and inequalities.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 6,975 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 7,650 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 6,975 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 6,975 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc On-line study September 2016 GBP 6,975 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc On-line study February 2017 GBP 6,975 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc On-line study February 2017 GBP 7,650 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc On-line study February 2017 GBP 6,975 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc On-line study February 2017 GBP 6,975 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc On-line study February 2017 GBP 6,975 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc On-line study May 2017 GBP 7,650 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc On-line study May 2017 GBP 6,975 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc On-line study May 2017 GBP 6,975 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc On-line study May 2017 GBP 6,975 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc On-line study May 2017 GBP 6,975 per Whole course (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Online/Distance Learning

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