The discipline of Environmental Impacts and Human Health combines the knowledge of a variety of sub-disciplines, such as sociology, health promotion, economics, demography, environmental studies and life sciences, with the aim of discovering patterns, issues and solutions to environmental, social and health related problems.
Treating diverse topics that range from Toxicology and Nutrition to Natural Resources and Wildlife, this discipline sets out to improve the quality of human life and the level of health in the human society.
As a student of this discipline one can expect to focus on social, psychological, environmental and societal factors of health, illness and quality of life, as well as the consequences of the health condition both for the individual and for society.
The relevance and importance of this filed has increased recently as a consequence of ever more severe health issues, medical assistance inequality and shortage and medical services increased costs. Continuous research and counselling is required all over the world in order to adapt and improve governmental policies, business and social practices so that these issues are addressed and solved.
Agronomy is the application of plant and soil science to crop production and includes the study of plant breeding, genetics, biotechnology, molecular biology, physiology, biochemistry, weed control and crop management. Designed with maximum flexibility for today's working professionals you're able to, complete coursework in areas that are specific to your career needs and interests.
Mine safety & health specialists can complete this cutting-edge specialized training from anywhere in the world, without having to leave their professional duties. Mining Occupational Safety and Health .
Chicago Harris and the Division of the Physical Sciences jointly offer the Master of Science degree in Environmental Science and Policy. The broad objective of the program is to provide students with the academic background in both policy and environmental science required for informed decision making in business and government. To a large extent, the curriculum of this program draws upon courses already in place at Chicago Harris and in the Division of the Physical Sciences, although an introductory overview course and an independent study are designed to integrate the policy and science aspects of the program.
The Graduate Diploma in Environmental Health provides an entry pathway into environmental health professional practice. Students are highly skilled to combat a range of local and global environmental challenges including climate change, pollution, communicable diseases and Indigenous health.
Human Development and Family Studies repares students for careers in academic life, primarily in psychology, sociology, or human development; in research programs of governmental agencies at various levels; and in a range of programs in community agencies and private enterprise. It does not prepare students to be clinical psychologists, school psychologists, or family life counselors.
Northumbria’s MSc in Environmental Health builds on the success of its undergraduate degree in environmental health. It offers professional accreditation from the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) – this degree provides the academic requirement to gain recognition as an Environmental Health Practitioner which itself opens career pathways into the public, private and voluntary sectors in the UK and abroad.
The Food Safety and Defense graduate certificate program serves the needs of industry and agencies that must protect the human food supply from accidental or deliberate contamination with pathogenic microbes and/or toxicants. It's intended for individuals directly involved in agriculture and food production who serve the needs of industries and agencies protecting our food supply.
The Master of Science in Health Services Research, Policy & Administration (MS-HSRPA) program focuses on the research and analytic methods underlying evidence-based decision making. Students gain knowledge and skills in managing health-related data, such as electronic medical records, surveys, and health care claims. The University of Minnesota makes student scholarships a top priority in its private fundraising. Through the University of Minnesota Foundation, the generosity and support of alumni and friends has enabled the U to provide $78 million a year in scholarships and grants for undergraduates, and to build the 21st Century Graduate Fellowship Endowment, which provides assistance to graduate and professional students.
It is now widely accepted that global carbon emissions have led to climate change and that the built environment is a major contributor to this.
In this 30-hour Master of Science degree program, students will study economic and social influences on the family and learn how to help individuals and families achieve their financial goals. By taking two courses each semester, students may complete this degree in less than two years.
Welcome to the Department of Environmental Health Sciences (EHS), a joint venture between the New York State Department of Health (NYS DOH) and the University at Albany School of Public Health (SPH), where laboratory scientists and population scientists collaborate together in addressing a broad range of environmental health issues.
The graduate program in environmental sciences trains environmental scientists and promotes interaction between faculty members of different departments and colleges of University of Colorado Denver, campuses of the University of Colorado system, and the public in the area of environmental education.