University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Occupational Hygiene

This part-time blended learning course equips graduates with a wide range of inter-disciplinary knowledge and skills to work in areas related to occupational hygiene, culminating in an academic qualification accredited by the Faculty of Occupational Hygiene (FOH) within the British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS). As a graduate of this course, you will obtain an appreciation of the knowledge necessary to recognise, evaluate and control hazards in the workplace, including chemical, physical and biological agents. In the taught component of the course, the emphasis is on acquiring a thorough understanding of the theoretical principles and research methodologies underpinning the topic covered by each module. Emphasis is placed on the development of the your critical appraisal skills and a capacity to lead an occupational health team at a senior management level. The dissertation provides an opportunity to develop experience in applying these principles and research methods to a problem of particular interest to you.

Sponsorship information

A number of our students are sponsored by their employers or the governments of their home countries.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2017 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2017 GBP 4,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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Key information

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FBMH- Postgraduate Admissions Team
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