Learn more with our Life & Health Sciences short courses

Life and Health Sciences offer a number of short-courses for post-graduate study and CPD.


The Faculty of Life and Health Sciences offers a range of short courses to support your continuing professional development and help you enhance your knowledge.

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

eLearning

This module will provide students with the skills to complete an assessment of the MH needs of pregnant women and new mothers.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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

eLearning

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

eLearning

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Magee campus

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

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

eLearning

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

eLearning

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

eLearning

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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

eLearning

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

eLearning

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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

eLearning

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course provides understanding of the legislative and practice requirements, relating to the practice of pharmacy in the Republic of Ireland.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

eLearning

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

eLearning

This will equip you to accurately produce & critically analyse the interpretation of spirometry readings, leading to an accurate diagnosis & treatment

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This will equip you to accurately produce & critically analyse the interpretation of spirometry readings, leading to an accurate diagnosis & treatment

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

This course will enable participants to see the interconnections between sport business and the law.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

Provides an opportunity for healthcare professionals who work in telephone consultation to build upon evidence-based knowledge & skills.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Magee campus

Provides an opportunity for healthcare professionals who work in telephone consultation to build upon evidence-based knowledge & skills.

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Magee campus

Part-time Undergraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2021/22

Belfast campus

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

eLearning

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

eLearning