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Courses are individually offered classes that afford higher education opportunities in various areas of study. By taking a series of classes focused in one category, students might pursue a certificate or degree in their field of interest.

Across the Atlantic, the discussion about online courses and their potential to restructure higher education has been raging for some time. Courses are structured as weekly online conferences; communication with the course tutor and other learners takes place in a virtual learning environment. The online courses are intended to fit around your calendar; you access the course whenever it is suitable for you.

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Clinical Research as an Alternative to a Bachelor’s in Nursing

Clinical Research Fastrack
Online & Campus Combined Full time 1 month November 2018 USA Scottsdale

Clinical Research Fastrack offers a 1-month program that provides individuals who are interested in nursing, medicine, and health sciences the necessary tools, experience, and connections to work in the thriving clinical research industry.

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Clinical Research Fastrack offers a 1-month program that provides individuals who are interested in nursing, medicine, and health sciences the necessary tools, experience, and connections to work in the thriving clinical research industry.

Clinical Research is a segment of healthcare that involves running clinical trials on drugs, medical devices, and other therapies to determine their safety and effectiveness. This field involves many skills gained from nursing experience can be transferred. Many nurses, including graduates of our Clinical Research Fastrack Program, pursue careers in clinical research to earn more and to work in a rewarding healthcare career without the high burnout rate that exists for nurses.... [-]


Master of Science in Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling - online

Thomas University
Online Part time September 2018 USA Thomasville

The mission of the graduate program in Clinical Rehabilitation & Mental Health Counseling is to create a dynamic learning environment that advances the intellectual and personal development goals of our students to work as professionals in the field of rehabilitation counseling. This includes preparing each student to pass the national Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) exam as well as be academically prepared to become Licensed Associate Professional Counselors. [+]

The mission of the graduate program in Clinical Rehabilitation & Mental Health Counseling is to create a dynamic learning environment that advances the intellectual and personal development goals of our students to work as professionals in the field of rehabilitation counseling. This includes preparing each student to pass the national Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) exam as well as be academically prepared to become Licensed Associate Professional Counselors. Students with a 3.5 GPA may participate in the Chi Sigma Iota Society. The Clinical Rehabilitation & Mental Health Counseling program accomplishes this mission through the following objectives:

Faculty will provide rigorous and intellectually challenging studies that require creativity, discipline, and personal responsibility. Students will learn diversity, respect, community involvement, and cultural experiences through 63 hours of coursework. Students will learn through classroom, practicum, internship, and community service experiences, addressing professional issues and community needs and the needs of persons with disabilities consistent with the program's mission. The Division will provide students with the Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE) required classes, using CORE standards. The students will be eligible to sit for the CRC exam after successfully completing 75% of the masters in Clinical Rehabilitation & Mental Health Counseling program. ... [-]

PGCert/PGDip/Masters in Obesity Care and Management

The College of Contemporary Health
Online Part time April 2019 United Kingdom London

This course has been designed to provide a structured pathway for healthcare professionals to enhance their knowledge and skills in the area of Obesity Care and Management, culminating in a work based project. The course is delivered wholly online, through the CCH-X learning environment. Building on this innovative method of delivery, the course is offered at three start points throughout the academic year... [+]

Online Distance Learning

This course is validated by London South Bank University.

This course has been designed to provide a structured pathway for healthcare professionals to enhance their knowledge and skills in the area of Obesity Care and Management, culminating in a work based project. The course is delivered wholly online, through the CCH-X learning environment. Building on this innovative method of delivery, the course is offered at three start points throughout the academic year enabling students to undertake their learning at a period in time that suits both their personal and professional commitments. Study is on a part-time basis helping to reduce the intensity of effort required. These features combine to make the MSc in Obesity Care and Management truly unique in its ability to suit the needs of even the most time-strapped professional. In order to prepare them for the rigours of postgraduate study in an online environment, all students are required to complete the especially developed Introduction to Academic Online Learning module prior to starting the course.... [-]


Course in Mapping inequalities in health using GIS (E-learning)

Royal Tropical Institute (KIT)
Online Full time 3 weeks November 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

The aim of the course is to provide participants with the necessary knowledge and skills enabling them to use of GIS as a tool for improved planning and performance of disease control. [+]

The aim of the course is to provide participants with the necessary knowledge and skills enabling them to use of GIS as a tool for improved planning and performance of disease control. Special attention is given to data-management requirements and how routine program data incorporated into GIS system can be effectively utilized to strengthen program management. Participants will be introduced to space-time analysis of epidemiological data, risk mapping, and geospatial access analysis.

This module is an online learning course. The facilitation of the learning experience is conducted exclusively via a Moodle-based virtual learning environment (virtualgrounds.kit.nl), which will contain all learning materials. An interaction between learners and the lecturer will be through e-communication (using the KIT Virtual Grounds and other tools such as Skype).... [-]


Course In Industrial Quality In The Pharmaceutical Sector

CESIF
Online Part time 6 months April 2019 Spain Spain Online

Aimed at graduates or graduates in pharmacy, chemical, biological, veterinary and other university diploma related to the pharmaceutical sector. It is aimed at recent graduates or practicing professionals in the sector that require a degree of specialization as a professional development tool. [+]

A WHO SHOULD

Aimed at graduates or graduates in pharmacy, chemical, biological, veterinary and other university diploma related to the pharmaceutical sector.

It is aimed at recent graduates or practicing professionals in the sector that require a degree of specialization as a professional development tool.

OBJECTIVES

The primary objective of CESIF is the training of professionals with a high level of expertise in various technical and managerial positions offered by companies, complementing the teaching areas with a comprehensive and personalized preparation for the search.

DURATION

750 hours. 45 virtual classrooms, virtual tutorials 5 hours, 450 hours of personal work and 250 hours for the manufacture of the final project. ... [-]


Course in Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine: Approaches for targeted drug delivery and advanced nanotherapeutics

E-Learning University of Athens
Online 10 weeks May 2018 Greece Athens

Approaches for targeted drug delivery and advanced nanotherapeutics. Nanomedicine is a combination of nanotechnology and medicine. It provides new direction in medical diagnosis, monitoring and treatment at the level of single molecules or molecular assemblies at the “nano” scale. [+]

Approaches for targeted drug delivery and advanced nanotherapeutics

Nanomedicine is a combination of nanotechnology and medicine. It provides new direction in medical diagnosis, monitoring and treatment at the level of single molecules or molecular assemblies at the “nano” scale. Additionally, continuing improvement in the pharmacological and therapeutic properties of drugs is driving the revolution in novel drug delivery systems.

This unique and innovating online course platform focuses mainly on the applications of nanotechnology to drug delivery and highlights several areas of opportunity where current and emerging nanotechnologies could enable novel classes of therapeutics.... [-]


Online Course: Applied Economic Modeling for the Veterinary Sciences

Elevate Health
Online Part time 6 weeks September 2018 Netherlands Netherlands Online

The aim of this hands-on course is to enable you to become familiar with using the relevant tools so that you can become more actively involved in economic decision-making, particularly with regard to disease control. [+]

Applied Economic Modeling for the Veterinary Sciences

Economic modeling underpins decision-making in the entire field of animal health economics, so a good understanding of the issues and tools involved is vital. The aim of this hands-on course is to enable you to become familiar with using the relevant tools so that you can become more actively involved in economic decision-making, particularly with regard to disease control.

Many economic tools have been developed and are currently being applied to support decisions concerning animal health. These include basic methods such as partial budgeting, cost-benefit analysis, and decision analysis, but also more advanced methodologies such as linear programming, the Markov chain and Monte Carlo simulation. You will learn about all of these, together with how to detail the critical steps in a systems analysis and choose appropriate modeling types and techniques.... [-]


Course: Public Health Minor

Texas Tech University Worldwide eLearning
Online Full time 18 hours September 2018 USA USA Online

Requires a total of 18 hours in the courses across five core areas of Public Health: Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Environmental, Social and Behavioral Science, and Health Policy and Management. [+]

Public Health Minor

Requires a total of 18 hours in the courses across five core areas of Public Health: Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Environmental, Social and Behavioral Science, and Health Policy and Management. Fifteen hours should be in HLTH courses with at least 3 hours from 3000 level or above elective courses. This minor may be completed entirely online.

Degree HLTH 1306 - Introduction to Public Health HLTH 2302 - Environmental Health and Awareness HLTH 3301 - Epidemiology HLTH 3311 - Communicable and Chronic Diseases HLTH 4308 - Introduction to Biostatistics

Elective Choices (pick any one of the following courses)

HLTH 3312 - Health Considerations of Special Populations HLTH 4307 - Health Program Planning and Evaluation HLTH 4313 - Mental Health [-]

Mastering Nursing Care and Emergency Medicine for Adults Course

Global Edulink
Online Full time Part time 20 hours Open Enrollment United Kingdom London + 1 more

This course is comprehensive and includes a section on emergency medicine so you can understand how emergency medicine works, how to identify simple symptoms of serious illnesses and how to treat pain. [+]

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Being a nurse is perhaps the most worthwhile thing you can do, and if you hope to enter this profession this course is the perfect opportunity. This Mastering Nursing Care and Emergency Medicine for Adult course will give you the specialist skills, education, and training needed to prepare you for the workplace.

This course is comprehensive and includes a section on emergency medicine so you can understand how emergency medicine works, how to identify simple symptoms of serious illnesses and how to treat pain. In addition, the course provides extensive learning material focusing on adult nursing, including pain management, medication administration, and infection control.... [-]


Training Course in Neonatology

Unitelma Sapienza
Online Full time Part time 12 months Open Enrollment Italy Rome Spain Spain Online Mexico Mexico Online Australia Australia Online USA USA Online Canada Canada Online + 11 more

In this course doctors and nurses gain comprehensive knowledge of diseases of preterm and term infants including the underlying physiology and management. They also gain clinical competency in acute resuscitation and all procedures required in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. [+]

Objectives

In this course doctors and nurses gain comprehensive knowledge of diseases of preterm and term infants including the underlying physiology and management. They also gain clinical competency in acute resuscitation and all procedures required in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Content and Program

The course includes 70 video lessons given by experts in the field presenting the main neonatal diseases and the most frequent diagnostic and therapeutic interventions.

Particular attention is given to the clinical aspects which are explained in a simple way, thanks to the use of images and video.

The course shows the main techniques and the operation of numerous and complex devices normally used in neonatal intensive care units.... [-]


Course in Vital Signs: Understanding What the Body Is Telling Us

Coursera
Online Part time 6 weeks September 2018 USA USA Online

The vital signs – heart rate, blood pressure, body temperature, respiration rate, and pain – communicate important information about the physiological status of the human body. In this six-part course we explore the anatomy and physiology underlying the vital signs so that you will develop a systematic, integrated understanding of how the body functions. [+]

The vital signs – heart rate, blood pressure, body temperature, respiration rate, and pain – communicate important information about the physiological status of the human body. In this six-part course we explore the anatomy and physiology underlying the vital signs so that you will develop a systematic, integrated understanding of how the body functions. Relevant body systems are reviewed including cardiovascular and respiratory, followed by explanations of how the function of these systems affects vital signs. We discuss normal ranges, normal variants, and the mechanisms that underlie changes in the objective measurement of vital signs. The course also includes demonstrations of appropriate techniques for measuring vital signs in yourself and others.... [-]


Veterinary Support Assistant Course

Oplex Careers
Online Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online

We’re offering you an online Veterinary Support Assistance training course for just £39. Whether you need to brighten up your CV, looking for a career change or just want to learn something new, the online Veterinary Support Assistance course is ideal for anyone who wants to learn about providing care and support for animals and pets. [+]

Apply Now for Summer 2017

We’re offering you an online Veterinary Support Assistance training course for just £39. Whether you need to brighten up your CV, looking for a career change or just want to learn something new, the online Veterinary Support Assistance course is ideal for anyone who wants to learn about providing care and support for animals and pets.

Course Highlights Price: Only £39.00 Was £349.99 Course Type: Online Course Duration: 90 hours, recommended hours Syllabus: 11-course modules Tutor Support: Full tutor support included Exams: Yes, exam fees are included. Start learning: you can start your online learning 24/7 and study towards your goals. Fine Print Qualification: Level 3 CPD Award Certificate: PDF Certificate included with course, optional Hard Copies £9.99. Access: Unlimited 24/7 access for 12 months, option to extend if needed. Compatibility: Desktop, Mac, Laptop, Tablets, Smartphone and Smart Devices ... [-]

Course in Preventing the Zika Virus: Understanding and Controlling the Aedes Mosquito

FutureLearn
Online Part time 3 weeks Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online

Discover the science behind the Zika outbreak to understand how it is spread and can be controlled. [+]

The Zika virus is suspected to be the cause of cases of microcephaly in newborns in South America, and this outbreak has now been declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern by the World Health Organization. With global attention towards this disease increasing rapidly, it is becoming clear that there is limited knowledge around how the carriers, or vectors, of Zika, are best avoided and controlled.

Focus on the Zika virus

This free online course will begin by considering the science behind the outbreak to try to understand where the Zika virus has come from, its symptoms, and its effect on infected individuals. Our attention will then turn towards the vector primarily responsible for transmission of Zika: the Aedes mosquito.... [-]


Course in Massage

International Career Institute
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

Massage therapy is recognized by many individuals and even by medical professionals as highly effective in alleviating and managing many kinds of body pains and illnesses. With such acceptance, it is not surprising that the massage industry grew to a remarkable level. Join this fast-rising industry today by completing a massage course from ICI. [+]

Massage therapy is recognized by many individuals and even by medical professionals as highly effective in alleviating and managing many kinds of body pains and illnesses. With such acceptance, it is not surprising that the massage industry grew to a remarkable level. Join this fast-rising industry today by completing a massage course from ICI.

Course Outline Therapeutic Massage Professional Ethics for Massage Practitioners Human Anatomy and Physiology Effects, Benefits, Indications, and Contraindications of Massage Equipment and Products Sanitary and Safety Practices Massage Movements Massage Techniques Therapeutic Procedure Hydrotherapy Massage In a Spa Setting Massage In Medicine Athletic and Sport Massage Therapeutic Massage Styles Therapeutic Exercise Business Practices (employment / running your own practice) Career Prospects ... [-]

Aromatherapy, Holistic & Massage Therapy Accredited Course - CPD & IAO Accredited

iStudy
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

The art of releasing stress with Aromatherapy, Holistic & Massage Therapy Are you interested in learning massage? Is the daily workload causing too much stress? Then relax your body and learn how to do Aromatherapy, Holistic & Massage Therapy with this popular course. Aromatherapy is the practice of using the natural oils extracted from flowers, bark, stems, leaves, roots or other parts of a plant to enhance psychological and physical well-being. It is used for a variety of applications, including pain relief, mood enhancement, and increased cognitive function. Masseuse uses these for their practice. One of the types of massages it is used for is the holistic massage. Holistic massage is an individual treatment that is specifically tailored to each client. A holistic practitioner treats the client as a whole, taking into account their emotional and spiritual well-being, as well as their physical body. Learn the techniques to become a proficient masseuse and all secrets the secrets behind holistic massage with this intriguing course. So start joining now! [+]

Course Highlights

Aromatherapy, Holistic & Massage Therapy Accredited Course is an award-winning and the best selling course that has been given the CPD Certification & CiQ GOLD accreditation. It is the most suitable course anyone looking to work in this or relevant sector.

It is considered one of the perfect courses in the UK that can help students/learners to get familiar with the topic and gain necessary skills to perform well in this field. We have packed Aromatherapy, Holistic & Massage Therapy Accredited Course into 54 modules for teaching you everything you need to become successful in this profession.

To provide you ease of access, this course is designed for both part-time and full-time students. You can become accredited in just 1 day, 4 hours and it is also possible to study at your own pace.... [-]