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.
Our Master of Public Health (MPH) programme, delivered 100% online, seeks to equip you with the critical thinking and decision making skills you need to advance your career in public health and become an agent of positive change. Through this interdisciplinary programme, you gain an understanding of global public health issues and explore theories and practices that will help you prepare to address the public health needs of your community and around the world.
The Master of Applied Management (Nursing) is intended for graduate nurses who wish to further their knowledge and advance their skills in management. The program will be of particular interest to nurses working in or planning to move into management positions in nursing. The program is offered online.
This MPH Public Health course (Online) combines the work of public health theory, practice and research, with expertise from: Life and Medical Science, Nursing and Social Work and The Business School at the University of Hertfordshire.
The Alcohol and Other Drugs specialisation aims to produce graduates with a broad knowledge base related to alcohol and other drug use, including epidemiology, clinical consequences of use and dependence, explanatory models, history and social context, pharmacology, the ability to critically appraise research literature and apply evidence-based findings in the workplace and an appreciation of preventative approaches.
This Master program intends to provide competencies in research in health sciences. During the first curricular year (60 ECTS) students will approach the basis of several major biomedical scientific areas, acquire laboratory and research skills and competences, and elaborate the thesis project proposal. In the second curricular year (60 ECTS) students will develop competencies of autonomy in conducting experimental work and of interpreting data.
La importancia de la seguridad de los alimentos en los ámbitos de la salud, social, y económico, y las demandas de formación detectadas (tanto a nivel interno de la Propia Universidad como a nivel externo) justifican la impartición de un Máster Oficial que aborde esta temática de un modo específico.
The Master of Applied Health and Business Psychology is an exclusively online degree designed for professionals looking to advance their management skills from a psychological perspective. This degree focuses on people, personalities and relationships for effective business performance within the health and corporate sectors.
With today’s ever-present threats of emerging infectious diseases, pandemics, food and water-borne illnesses, natural disasters, and biological/chemical attacks, the demand for appropriately-trained personnel in public health laboratories, environmental testing facilities, and private medical laboratories has been on the rise.
The worldwide increase in the aged population raises fundamental issues in terms of healthcare and societal provisions. The promotion of health in the elderly and maintaining of health into old age has attracted much attention internationally, nationally and locally.
Walden Universitys Master of Public Policy (M.P.P.) can help you bring about social change through effective public policy. Explore ways to evaluate, implement, and create effective policy change in the private and public sectors. This program offers a variety of specializations so that you can align your coursework with your professional goals. Prepare for a career in a local, state, or federal government agency or in a nonprofit or corporate entity.
Advance or establish your career in the dynamic field of healthcare with Walden’s M.S. in Psychology Health Psychology specialization. Learn how disease and illness can be prevented in the community, how to foster healthy habits and behaviors, and the multitude of factors that impact a person’s health.
With an M.S. in Addiction Counseling from Walden, you can help create positive social change in your community and in society at large. Waldens online degree program helps prepare you to provide treatment plans and develop intervention strategies for individuals whose lives have been impacted by substance abuse and other behavioral addictions.