Public health study field deals with the health of the community and aims to prevent diseases and manage them by organized actions, information sources and education efforts. It deals with physical and mental health, social well-being improvement particularly in these areas such as waste disposal, water supply, food safety or water pollution. This study field has multidisciplinary approaches such as biostatistics, health services and epidemiology. It also deals with these sub-fields: community health, behavioral health, health of economics, occupational health public policy and environmental health. Public health is important in developing world as well as developed countries.
Get the skills and knowledge you need to lead positive change in your community by improving the quality of life for individuals and families. The M.S. in Human Services from Walden can help you advance your understanding of the human services profession, prepare for leadership or administrative roles in diverse settings, and become a change agent and advocate in your field. Choose from six specializations, which all feature relevant coursework that can help you make a meaningful difference in the lives of others.
The course aims to provide graduate health practitioners with a knowledge of the properties, desired effects and safety issues of western herbal medicines that are commonly prescribed and dispensed by health care professionals.
The UND College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines' Master of Science (MS) - Adult-Gerontology Nursing Track prepares you to be an advanced practice nurse who cares for adults throughout their lifespans.
The Master of Mental Health Nursing (Nurse Practitioner) program is designed to prepare expert nurses for the autonomous role of the nurse practitioner in the speciality of mental health nursing.
Explore strategies for creating and implementing programs and projects that promote positive social change through Walden Universitys Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.). Gain management and organizational skills as you study how the administration of policy can positively affect underserved populations. Examine current research in the field as you position yourself to promote collaboration across agencies and departments.
In addition to providing a good grounding in core theory and practical training, this programme enables you to specialise in medical, industrial or environmental biotechnology with the opportunity to complete a research project within one of these areas.
The programme focuses on the interaction between lifestyle and the social and physical environment, and their influence on individual and population health making healthy choices the easy choices
The Master of Nursing (Advanced Practice) program is intended for registered nurses who wish to prepare themselves for leadership in nursing practice and education. The focus is on clinical practice and the program allows for specialisation in selected areas of nursing, and in-depth study of a selected topic relevant to nursing practice.
After successful completion of your program, you will be eligible to become certified through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as an Advanced Public Health Nurse.
Do you want to gain a deeper understanding of the role technology plays in achieving organizational goals and strategies? Walden Universitys Master of Information Systems Management is designed for information technology professionals who wish to develop sound management skills while strengthening their knowledge of information systems.
Health Communication is a multidisciplinary field with the objective to share public health information to multiple audiences.
Whether you enrol for a single module as part of our Professional Development Qualification Scheme (PDQS), a Postgraduate Certificate, a Postgraduate Diploma or a full Masters degree, our aim is to provide a learning experience that is stimulating, challenging and, above all, relevant to your professional needs in the modern workplace.