Social Work, Environmental and Public Health
Study with us and explore the intrinsic links between social work, environmental health and public health. Learn from passionate and inclusive practitioners with their own hands-on experience and in-depth knowledge of the latest practices and policies. Become confident in your specialist area and deliver results that make a difference in the real world.
Social Work, Environmental and Public Health courses
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MSc Environmental Health
A professionally accredited, vocational postgraduate education in environmental health with strong links to public and private sector employers, and taught content that reflects current and predicted industry trends.
Our MSc Environmental Health course is designed specifically to enable health professionals to develop expertise in environmental health issues, and is aimed at graduates keen to acquire the professional skills associated with identifying, assessing, evaluating and controlling environmental factors that affect health. It educates and supports anyone pursuing public or private sector careers that promote and protect human health and welfare. Employability is excellent, thanks to strong links with and direct teaching input from employers across the South West.
MSc Public Health
A professionally orientated award, accredited and the curriculum validated by the Agency for Public Health Education Accreditation (APHEA). We have strong links with Public Health directors in the region, who regularly sponsor their employees to undertake this programme.
This course is suited to individuals already working or considering working in the areas of public health, health promotion, community development, primary care or health protection. It is also very relevant to those working in public, voluntary, independent and NGO sector organisations, spanning healthcare, social care, local government, education, planning and regeneration, international development, human rights, social justice, and the range of health-related voluntary and community agencies and providers.
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Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Got big ambitions but not a lot of time? Our CPD courses give you the skills and knowledge you crave in the most flexible way possible. Pay for courses yourself or consider asking your employer for financial support. You'll broaden your horizons – and prospects – with options from strategic leadership to Big Data and the Professional Development Award (PDA), a Master’s-equivalent degree you build around work.
Develop the skills needed to progress your career as a public health professional, through our wide range of CPD courses. From courses in public health and health promotion to stroke care, there’s a lot on offer.
Find out more about our CPD courses.