Related fields in the discipline are life science, health science and medicine. Studies in life sciences encompass all fields of science that involve the scientific study of living organisms such as plants, animals, and human beings. Medicine and biology are the major fields of study the area. As such, life sciences are closely linked with health science, which is a multidisciplinary field based on the natural science such as biology, chemistry and physics.
The entirely online RN to MSN is specifically structured for working RNs who want a quality nursing education that fits into their busy lives.
Are you a registered health professional who wants to expand your expertise? USQ’s Graduate Certificate of Health is designed to enable health professionals to extend their career and prepare for where health is headed. You have the option to choose courses of your own choice or complete set courses around your chosen specialisation.
The MSc in Applied Health Research equips you with the skills necessary to design, implement and publish healthcare research.
Online MS in Health Care Administration: offers areas of emphasis in Acute Care, Nursing Home Administration, Service Organizations, Health Care Advocacy and Navigation, and Community Health and Wellness through applied study of actual cases, relevant projects, lively discussion, and interactive learning forums. Merge management skills, and organizational leadership with best practices in customer-focused care and service.
This exciting, twenty eight month Physician Assistant M.S. program admits only one class in January each year and will include courses throughout that period. The first fourteen months is spent mainly in didactic classroom experiences, while the second fourteen months focuses on experiential clinical rotations in hospital and various outpatient settings.
The occupational therapy programmes at London South Bank University (LSBU) aims to provide an education centred on the meaning and performance of occupations in life. According to the College of Occupational Therapists (2011); occupational therapists "work with people facing physical, mental and social disabilities to help them do the things they want to do".
USQ's Graduate Diploma of Health (General) allows you to complete two core courses with the flexibility to select six other courses to suit your specific needs. This theoretically based diploma is designed to complement your current employment in the health industry by broadening your scope of practice and increasing your expertise.
This Advanced Nursing Practice course will provide aspiring healthcare professionals with a comprehensive programme of preparation that develops an advanced level of practice.The course recognises the accepted international benchmark for advanced practice. Advanced Nursing Practitioners are highly experienced and educated members of the care team.
The online Dual Master of Science in Nursing/Master of Business Administration (MSN/MBA) program is designed for nurse professionals seeking a comprehensive understanding of advanced nursing practice and the critical business skills needed to lead an organization. In this program you will enhance your ability to solve problems, identify opportunities and make decisions in a variety of health care settings by applying business concepts in finance, economics, operations, marketing and management.
Public Health is about preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health through the efforts of society. Whether you are already a working professional in this area, or new to the subject, this is the ideal programme for those wishing to address today’s problems in public health.
Develop your leadership knowledge with USQ’s Master of Health (Health Leadership) degree. Extend your understanding and qualifications as a health professional to work effectively as a clinical mentor, facilitator and preceptor in supporting the clinical education of students, peers and other health professionals with a focus on rural and non-urban settings.
Are you a health professional? Do you want to work as a clinical mentor? USQ’s Graduate Certificate of Health (Rural Clinical Education) enables health professionals to develop their knowledge and expertise to work successfully as clinical mentors, facilitators and preceptors in supporting the clinical education of students, peers and other health professionals. Within the degree you will have the opportunity to focus on rural and non-urban settings.