28 Courses in Global Healthcare 2020

A course is an educational opportunity that students can pursue after completing high school. Courses cover specific subject matter in a comprehensive manner that creates a solid foundation in the field for any subject.   What is a course in global health? A course in this subject area gives students an overview of the state of worldwide health today, including policies, laws and procedures.… Read more

A course is an educational opportunity that students can pursue after completing high school. Courses cover specific subject matter in a comprehensive manner that creates a solid foundation in the field for any subject.  

What is a course in global health? A course in this subject area gives students an overview of the state of worldwide health today, including policies, laws and procedures. This course will typically cover the historical ebb and flow of health concerns and the key players who contributed to their eradication. Students will learn how epidemics are identified and managed and the strategies used to treat and abolish disease. It’s usually not necessary for students to have a particular background in order to study this course.

Students typically expand their knowledge of health issues so that they can become well-rounded global citizens. This course will help prepare you to work or travel globally especially in a field related to medicine.

The cost of a course in global health depends upon the location, school and level of the course. Usually, a course lasts between a few months to years, so it’s always a good idea to contact the admissions office for detailed cost information.  

Completion of a course in global health is the first step for many students to a career in research, medicine or aide work on an international level. For others, this course provides an opportunity to expand their current career in a related field. Individuals who are unsure of whether the medical, research or humanitarian field is right for them can use this course to see how it fits. Managerial positions in global agencies, hospitals or private practices worldwide are popular avenues for global health graduates.

Taking this or any course online can make it easier to balance school with your busy life. To get started with a course, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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University of California, Berkeley

Students studying health will be excited to learn that there is a new study abroad opportunity at the world-famous University of California, Berkeley, near San Francisco. The ... +

Students studying health will be excited to learn that there is a new study abroad opportunity at the world-famous University of California, Berkeley, near San Francisco. The Berkeley International Study Program (BISP) is now providing opportunities for students to attend UC Berkeley for one or two semesters to take a variety of courses relevant to working in the health field for careers in Public Health, Health Management, Health Economics, Health Education, and Social Work to name a few. . -
Courses
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Instituto Europeo de Salud y Bienestar Social
Madrid, Spain

Thanks to the Body Damage Assessment Expert, you will be able to acquire the necessary skills to establish the protocols and methods for assessing body damage; Develop the exp ... +

Thanks to the Body Damage Assessment Expert, you will be able to acquire the necessary skills to establish the protocols and methods for assessing body damage; Develop the expert technique in the different pathologies of the assessment of bodily damage. This Program is intended for those people interested in becoming Experts of the assessment of the damage thanks to the elaboration of opinions with expert scientific and technical foundation. -
Courses
Full-time
12 months
Spanish
Sep 2020
Online
 
Harvard Office of the Vice Provost for Advances in Learning (VPAL) (Get Smarter Creative)
Cambridge, USA

Join a global health community in analyzing how power structures shape the response to disease with the Harvard VPAL Global Health Delivery online short course. In this course ... +

Join a global health community in analyzing how power structures shape the response to disease with the Harvard VPAL Global Health Delivery online short course. In this course, you will analyze the spread of Ebola, HIV/AIDS and MDR-TB and the effect of mental health around the world. As you progress, you’ll consider how you can integrate learnings from these examples into your own practices. You’ll learn the interrelated biological and social factors that impact complex global health challenges and contextualize them by reviewing case studies. By the end of the course, you’ll have compiled a health intervention plan for real-world applications. -
Courses
Part-time
8 weeks
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Royal Tropical Institute (KIT)
Amsterdam, Netherlands

This course provides knowledge and skills that healthcare managers, policymakers, and planners need for human resource planning and management. It discusses policies, strategi ... +

This course provides knowledge and skills that healthcare managers, policymakers, and planners need for human resource planning and management. It discusses policies, strategies, and practices at a national and workplace level to address health workforce issues. -
Courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
17 Feb 2020
25 Dec 2019
Campus
 
The College, Swansea University
Swansea, United Kingdom

Health Science courses at Swansea University are aimed at multi-professionals. The courses encompass a range of fields, including public health and policy, healthcare, law and ... +

Health Science courses at Swansea University are aimed at multi-professionals. The courses encompass a range of fields, including public health and policy, healthcare, law and management. The College of Human and Health Science's mission is to conduct leading research, deliver high-quality educational programmes and promote an evidence-based clinical practice that contributes to the health, social well being and prosperity of the communities of South West Wales and beyond. -
Courses
Full-time
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
IES Abroad
London, United Kingdom

This program was created to meet the academic needs and interests of students majoring or minoring in public health, and students who may be considering future work in health ... +

This program was created to meet the academic needs and interests of students majoring or minoring in public health, and students who may be considering future work in health care. -
Courses
Full-time
English
14 Jan 2020
Campus
 
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, USA

International Year One in Public Health will prepare you to enter next semester of a bachelor's degree program at The University of Alabama at Birmingham. After successfully c ... +

International Year One in Public Health will prepare you to enter next semester of a bachelor's degree program at The University of Alabama at Birmingham. After successfully completing the Pathway program, you are guaranteed to enter your next semester of study. This transition to university from an INTO program is called progression. -
Courses
Full-time
English
08 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Olinda School
Olinda, Brazil

This course takes place throughout the year, except during the first half of January and the second half of July. The course lasts a minimum of four weeks and may be extended ... +

This course takes place throughout the year, except during the first half of January and the second half of July. The course lasts a minimum of four weeks and may be extended at the discretion of the student. -
Courses
Full-time
4 weeks
English
Campus
 
Oplex Careers
UK Online, United Kingdom

We’re offering you an online Health and Social Care course for just £19. Whether you need to brighten up your CV or just want to learn something new, the online Health and Soc ... +

We’re offering you an online Health and Social Care course for just £19. Whether you need to brighten up your CV or just want to learn something new, the online Health and Social Care course is ideal for anyone who wants to learn about social care. -
Courses
Part-time
English
Online
 
Fleming College
Peterborough, Canada +3 More

The Fleming College Health Information Management (HIM) program is one of only three Canadian Health Information Management Association (CHIMA) recognized college programs ava ... +

The Fleming College Health Information Management (HIM) program is one of only three Canadian Health Information Management Association (CHIMA) recognized college programs available in Ontario. -
Courses
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Beppu Mizobe Gakuen College
Beppu, Japan

Students will aim to become nutritionists who are able to put into practice the knowledge gained from an education focused on maintaining and enhancing health. Graduates of th ... +

Students will aim to become nutritionists who are able to put into practice the knowledge gained from an education focused on maintaining and enhancing health. Graduates of this course go on to work at hospitals and welfare facilities, however, there are those who go on to employment at daycare centers and nursery schools as nutritionists who are able to educate children about nutrition and health. -
Courses
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Kensington and Chelsea College
London, United Kingdom

This course is an introduction for those interested in a possible career in the field of Health and Social Care. The course is part of a study programme that will explore a ra ... +

This course is an introduction for those interested in a possible career in the field of Health and Social Care. The course is part of a study programme that will explore a range of subjects including communication, psychology, sociology, values, and principles of social work and -
Courses
Full-time
35 weeks
English
Campus
 
George Mason University
Fairfax, USA

Students who successfully complete an INTO Mason Graduate Pathway program in Global Health, are assured progression to a Mason graduate degree program upon submission of addit ... +

Students who successfully complete an INTO Mason Graduate Pathway program in Global Health, are assured progression to a Mason graduate degree program upon submission of additional required application materials. Upon successful completion of an INTO Mason Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your second semester of graduate study at George Mason University. This transition from an INTO Mason Pathway program to a university degree program is called 'progression'. -
Courses
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Campus
 
Institut de Médecine Tropicale
Brussels, Belgium +1 More

The postgraduate course in Tropical Medicine and International Health provides health professionals with a broad and interdisciplinary training.

The postgraduate course in Tropical Medicine and International Health provides health professionals with a broad and interdisciplinary training. -
Courses
Full-time
5 months
Campus
 
Somerset College
Taunton, United Kingdom

Develop your skills and knowledge of social care through a blend of work-based learning and classroom teaching, on our popular foundation degree in Health and Social Care.

Develop your skills and knowledge of social care through a blend of work-based learning and classroom teaching, on our popular foundation degree in Health and Social Care. -
Courses
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus