eLearning courses in the Faculty of Life & Health Sciences

We offer a number of e-learning courses allowing you to study anywhere.


Our eLearning courses offer flexibility, enabling you to study at your own pace, any place and any time. Our graduates come from around the world, all walks of life, and have studied a variety of subjects.

At Ulster University, we have been delivering eLearning programmes for over 15 years, with Faculty of Life and Health Sciences being the driving force.

Full-time courses

This course focuses on the formulation, characterisation and evaluation of novel pharmaceutical delivery systems based on nanotechnology.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Pharmacists developing skills and knowledge in advanced practice enabling them to lead, develop and support practitioners across the healthcare system

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Pharmacists developing skills and knowledge in advanced practice enabling them to lead, develop and support practitioners across the healthcare system

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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Providing flexible and engaging distance learning opportunities to students keen to succeed in today's challenging health & social care environment.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Providing flexible and engaging distance learning opportunities to students keen to succeed in today's challenging health & social care environment.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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Providing flexible and engaging distance learning opportunities to students keen to succeed in today's challenging health and social care environment.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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Providing flexible and engaging distance learning opportunities to students keen to succeed in today's challenging health and social care environment.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Fully online, distance learning, flexible part-time BSc (Hons) Applied Medical Sciences in collaboration with Sligo Institute of Technology.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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Fully online, distance learning, flexible part-time BSc (Hons) Applied Medical Sciences in collaboration with Sligo Institute of Technology.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This course aims to provide the scientific knowledge and skills necessary for understanding and implementing biodiversity management.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Part-time postgraduate provision in professional practice in biomedical science.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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MSc Biomedical Science part-time by distance learning.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Education and professional training in the biomedical sciences.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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IBMS accredited BSc Honours articulation pathway for biomedical science sub-degree graduates.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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IBMS accredited BSc Honours articulation pathway for biomedical science sub-degree graduates.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Full BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science, part-time distance-learning degree in collaboration with Sligo Institute of Technology which is IBMS accredited.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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Full BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science, part-time distance-learning degree in collaboration with Sligo Institute of Technology which is IBMS accredited.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Strong industrial focus in the area of biopharmaceutical science, part-time distance-learning in collaboration with Sligo Institute of Technology.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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Strong industrial focus in the area of biopharmaceutical science, part-time distance-learning in collaboration with Sligo Institute of Technology.

Part-time Undergraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This course aims to critically evaluate, develop and apply business practice and commercial awareness in the marketing of pharmaceutical services.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This course is designed in collaboration with The Royal College of Ophthalmologists (RCOphth)

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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A strong foundation in postgraduate diabetes education with particular emphasis on the science underlying this global healthcare problem.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This course focuses on understanding of the processes involved from drug discovery and development to how the drugs are brought to the market place.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Enhancing practitioners professional development in education.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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This short course introduces participants to information technology and presentation skills relevant to the environmental manager/researcher.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This established course combines environmental management practice and theory with proven excellence in distance learning.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This innovative course combines teaching of Environmental Management techniques with skills in Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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This innovative course combines teaching of Environmental Management techniques with skills in Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This course provides knowledge and skills necessary to understand the impact of chemicals in the environment.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This is the only MSc in Environmental Toxicology & Pollution Monitoring in the United Kingdom. Since 1999, we have had over 200 successful graduates.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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The programme provides postgraduate training in food regulatory affairs.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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The programme provides fully online postgraduate training in food regulatory affairs.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Understanding key aspects of the science of food and nutrition in the context of regulatory affairs policy and legislation.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Understanding key aspects of the science of food and nutrition in the context of regulatory affairs, policy and legislation.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This course examines the methods by which data can be stored, accessed and manipulated in order to provide high quality databases for GI Systems

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This course introduces GIS relevant management and decision making concepts in business and society.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Established course with a strong focus on employability and professional skills.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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Established course with a strong focus on employability and professional skills.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Established course with a strong focus on employability and professional skills.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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Established course with a strong focus on employability and professional skills.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Flexible, innovative learning: a global perspective on health psychology.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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Flexible, innovative learning: a global perspective on health psychology.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This course provides participants with the ability to select and apply appropriate methods and instrumentation for quality control/quality assurance.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Raising the standard of Lower Limb Preservation in Diabetes through consensus of evidence based "best practice" in patient care at all stages.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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The right treatment, for the right person, at the right time.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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The right treatment, for the right person, at the right time.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This program is designed to provide up-to-date knowledge and understanding of core areas of pharmaceutical sciences.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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This programme is designed to provide an up-to-date knowledge and understanding of core areas of pharmaceutical sciences.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This fully online course will enable physiotherapy graduates to enhance their professional development and global employability.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This fully online course will enable physiotherapy graduates to enhance their professional development and global employability.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This course introduces the theory and practice of GIS (Geographic Information Systems).

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This fully online course will enable occupational therapy graduates to enhance their professional development and global employability.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This online course will enable occupational therapy graduates to enhance their professional development and global employability.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This course addresses the scope of remotely-sensed images as another source of GIS data as well as extending mutual benefits of data integration.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

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An engaging course specialising in improving remote sensing and GIS employability and professional skills.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Educating the Sports Nutritionists of the future

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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Educating the Sports Nutritionists of the future

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Educating the Sports Nutritionists of the future

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2022/23

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Educating the Sports Nutritionists of the future

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Fully online postgraduate course in the rapidly expanding field of Stem Cell Biology.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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Postgraduate Certificate in The Theory of Independent Prescribing for Optometrists

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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The programme provides postgraduate training in Veterinary Public Health.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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The programme provides postgraduate training in Food Regulatory Affairs with Veterinary Public Health specialism.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This course provides an introduction to web-based GIS using a range of languages such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

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This course focuses on a comprehensive, detailed and systematic understanding of the impact of zoonoses on public health and pharmacy practice.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

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