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Take a look at what postgraduate courses we have on offer.
The Faculty of Life and Health Sciences offers a range of postgraduate degree programmes across seven diverse disciplines. Our courses give you the skills and ambition you need to succeed in your future career.
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Accredited therapy training, practice-relevant research methodologies, and the application of mental health theory across the lifespan.
Year of entry: 2022/23
Training in biotechnology research with a strong emphasis on development of advanced practical skills and research methods.
Intensive 20 month accredited pre-registration programme in dietetics designed for science graduates
The programme provides postgraduate training in food regulatory affairs.
Understanding key aspects of the science of food and nutrition in the context of regulatory affairs, policy and legislation.
Established course with a strong focus on employability and professional skills.
Developing the knowledge, skills and expertise for effective public health practice in a rapidly changing world.
Year of entry: 2023/24
Developing the knowledge, skills and expertise for effective public health practice in a changing world.
Developing highly knowledgeable and skilled graduates for the health and social care professions.
Intensive 12 month taught master's course in Human Nutrition for science graduates which is accredited by the Association for Nutrition.
Intensive 12 month taught master's course in Human Nutrition for science graduates which is approved by the Association for Nutrition.
The MSc Nursing is a challenging course suitable for qualified nurses who wish to develop higher levels of criticality in research and leadership.
The right treatment, for the right person, at the right time.
This programme is designed to provide an up-to-date knowledge and understanding of core areas of pharmaceutical manufacturing and research.
Two year intensive Master's programme training Physician Associates to deliver first contact medical care at the point of qualification.
This fully online course will enable physiotherapy graduates to enhance their professional development and global employability.
This fully online course will enable occupational therapy graduates to enhance their professional development and global employability.
The aim of this course is to prepare students to become SCPHN (NMC, 2004) Health Visitor or School Nurse and achieve a Post Graduate Diploma.
The Post Graduate Diploma Specialist Nursing (with pathways) prepares nurses for clinical leadership roles in Specialist Nursing.
Providing clinicians with the requisite skills to excel in sports medicine.
Educating the Sports Nutritionists of the future
Providing a recognised level of training for aspiring professionals in the field of sport and exercise psychology.
To lead, inspire and shape the future of sport.
Providing coaches with a foundation to excel.
The MSc Advanced Nursing Practice programme is designed to equip students to develop a career as an advanced nurse practitioner.
This course focuses on the formulation, characterisation and evaluation of novel pharmaceutical delivery systems based on nanotechnology.
Pharmacists developing skills and knowledge in advanced practice enabling them to lead, develop and support practitioners across the healthcare system
Enabling students from a variety of disciplines to increase their knowledge in relation to the advancement of effective and proactive continence care.
Enables the student to carefully consider a range of issues related to advancing care for people with a stoma across the lifespan
Assists the student to identify ways in which they can act as a positive force for the advancement of well-being in people with urological disorders
The School of Health Sciences aims to provide quality advanced education for Allied Health Professionals to enhance their skills in client care.
The MSc in Applied Behaviour Analysis is a Behavior Analyst Certification Board (www.bacb.com) Verified Course Sequence.
Providing flexible and engaging distance learning opportunities to students keen to succeed in today's challenging health and social care environment.
This module will provide students with the skills to complete an assessment of the MH needs of pregnant women and new mothers.
Education and professional training in the biomedical sciences.
This course aims to critically evaluate, develop and apply business practice and commercial awareness in the marketing of pharmaceutical services.
Prepares safe and effective Community Nurse Prescribers who are competent to prescribe from the Nurse Prescribers Formulary for Community Prescribers
This course focuses on understanding of the processes involved from drug discovery and development to how the drugs are brought to the market place.
Enhancing practitioners professional development in education.
This course introduces environmental impact assessment, the methodology of carrying out an environmental audit and environmental management systems.
This established course combines environmental management practice and theory with proven excellence in distance learning.
This innovative course combines teaching of Environmental Management techniques with skills in Geographic Information Systems (GIS).
This is the only MSc in Environmental Toxicology & Pollution Monitoring in the United Kingdom. Since 1999, we have had over 200 successful graduates.
The programme provides fully online postgraduate training in food regulatory affairs.
Understanding key aspects of the science of food and nutrition in the context of regulatory affairs policy and legislation.
This course examines the methods by which data can be stored, accessed and manipulated in order to provide high quality databases for GI Systems
This course introduces GIS relevant management and decision making concepts in business and society.
Develop and enhance the student knowledge base and practice of health assessment and facilitate the development of problem solving skills
Flexible, innovative learning: a global perspective on health psychology.
Intensive master's course in Human Nutrition for science graduates which is approved by the Association for Nutrition.
Intensive master's course in Human Nutrition for science graduates which is accredited by the Association for Nutrition.
This course provides participants with the ability to select and apply appropriate methods and instrumentation for quality control/quality assurance.
Aims to develop the student's knowledge and systematic understanding of integrative holistic concepts, theories and practices
Raising the standard of Lower Limb Preservation in Diabetes through consensus of evidence based "best practice" in patient care at all stages.
Provides the student with the necessary knowledge and values that underpin MI, and introduce them to the skills of practicing it.
This exciting course gives registered nurses/midwives the opportunity to achieve the NMC recorded qualification of Independent Prescribing (V300).
This exciting course is aimed at registered nurses giving them the opportunity to achieve professional and academic awards.
The MSc Nursing is a course suitable for qualified nurses who wish to develop higher levels of criticality in research, practice and leadership.
Developing professional skills in palliative and end of life care.
This program is designed to provide up-to-date knowledge and understanding of core areas of pharmaceutical sciences.
This course provides understanding of the legislative and practice requirements, relating to the practice of pharmacy in the Republic of Ireland.
This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary to monitor pollution of the environment.
Develops the students' decisions making skills and assessment of risk to work safely and effectively in forensic healthcare settings.
This course introduces the theory and practice of GIS (Geographic Information Systems).
Provides the student with the necessary knowledge and skills required to understand what challenging behaviour is
Provides the student with the necessary knowledge and skills to work under supervision in assessing/screening an individual with a learning disability
This online course will enable occupational therapy graduates to enhance their professional development and global employability.
This course addresses the scope of remotely-sensed images as another source of GIS data as well as extending mutual benefits of data integration.
An engaging course specialising in improving remote sensing and GIS employability and professional skills.
The Post-Graduate Diploma Specialist Nursing (with pathways) prepares Nurses for Leadership roles in Specialist Nursing.
This will equip you to accurately produce & critically analyse the interpretation of spirometry readings, leading to an accurate diagnosis & treatment
Providing a recognised level of training for aspiring professionals in the field of sport and exercise psychology
This course will enable participants to see the interconnections between sport business and the law.
To develop and enhance knowledge in relation to proactive, person-centered continence management
Helps healthcare professionals to identify how they can play an increasingly influential role in assisting the person living with a stoma
Assisting healthcare professionals to play a greater role in urological care
The programme provides postgraduate training in Veterinary Public Health.
The programme provides postgraduate training in Veterinary Public Health with Food Regulatory Affairs specialism.
This course provides an opportunity for participants to develop their understanding of processes in the environment and in water treatment.
This course focuses on a comprehensive, detailed and systematic understanding of the impact of zoonoses on public health and pharmacy practice.