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(University of Nottingham, 2013-08)
The 'Health Promotion' module is one of the core modules taught on the Masters in Public Health which is offered by the Division of Epidemiology and Public Health at The University of Nottingham.
Awareness of Alcohol and Substance Misuse
This course helps students identify the signs that service users are using illegal drugs or misusing legal drugs such as alcohol. Students will be able to provide people in their care with more effective guidance and ...
Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Health (DOH) - Modules 1 and 2
(University of Cape Town, 2011)
First two modules of a two year part-time flexible distance learning course aimed primarily at medical doctors currently practising occupational health. It includes a residential block release component which consists ...
Epidemiology: An Introduction
(The Open University (OUUK), 2016-02)
Public health interventions need to be built on an evidence base and part of this evidence comes from epidemiology: the study of how and why diseases occur. Epidemiology is a bit like a game of detection. It involves ...
Diverse Perspectives on Health and Illness
(The Open University (OUUK), 2014-06)
Health, and the health of others are concerns that impact us all. This series explores notions of health and happiness in relation to the lifestyles people lead and the services and support available to them.
Public Health Approaches to Infectious Disease
(The Open University (OUUK), 2016-03)
This free course, Public health approaches to infectious disease, reviews the current global burden of infectious disease, the public health strategies that are reducing the impact of some major infections and the challenges ...
Introduction to Complex Health Systems
(Consortium for Health Policy and Systems Analysis in Africa, 2013-04)
In order to understand the functioning of health systems, and act towards strengthening them, it is necessary to grasp the notion of complexity and see how it plays out in the system, through the behaviours, actions and ...
Health Promotion I
(University of the Western Cape, 2002)
This course covers four main areas, aimed at providing you with an insight into the concepts, history and applications of Health Promotion. The first section provides an introduction to the concepts of both health and ...
Management Strategies for Public Health Services II
(University of the Western Cape, 2013)
The module first considers the vital role of leadership and management in health systems and then covers three key management areas: managing change in the workplace, people management and resource management. Through ...
(University of the Western Cape, 2007)
There are three units in the module: the first one equips you with technical information about micronutrients – their characteristics and effects. This information may be fairly familiar to those of you with a nutrition ...