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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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Course: Classical Methods in Data Analysis

Elevate Health
Online Part time 12 weeks May 2018 Netherlands Netherlands Online

This online medical course, offered by the MSc Epidemiology program of the UMC Utrecht and Utrecht University, provides an understanding of the basic applications of biostatistics in the analysis of medical research data. [+]

Top Courses Online. Classical Methods in Data Analysis This online medical course, offered by the MSc Epidemiology program of the UMC Utrecht and Utrecht University, provides an understanding of the basic applications of biostatistics in the analysis of medical research data. Topics are: types of data, location and variability measures, samples and populations, distributions, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, comparing two or more means or proportions (parametric and non-parametric methods), and relationships between two variables (correlation, simple linear regression). The course also includes an extensive discussion of the multiple linear regression model. This is an ideal course for anyone who wishes to further his medical education by getting a better understanding of data analysis. Learning Objectives √ have insight in the √n law and its consequences for sample size √ have insight in the general principles of decision procedures (“testing”), and be able to apply these procedures in practice using common statistical packages (SPSS, R) √ understand the principles of the following statistical analysis techniques: Student T tests (1-sample, 2-sample and paired), Analysis of Variance (1-way and 2-way ANOVA), Simple and multiple linear regression analysis, 1-sample, 2-sample and paired proportion tests (χ 2 test for goodness-of-fit, Pearson’s χ 2 test and McNemar’s χ 2 test) √ know in which situations these techniques can be applied and the conditions that should be met to obtain reliable results using these techniques √ be able to apply these techniques using common statistical packages (SPSS, R) √ have insight in the Kolmogorov Smirnov test (normal... [-]

Course In Industrial Quality In The Pharmaceutical Sector

CESIF
Online Part time 6 months April 2018 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. DOCUMENTATION For the duration of the course, each student will have access through the Virtual Campus, to all relevant documentation to the areas scheduled. It all contents of study and supporting materials necessary for the proper development of the course is included. TUTORIALS Each student will carry out various practical work related to the main areas of the course to be subsequently evaluated by the Program Manager. PROGRAM OF CONTENTS The program of Industrial expert in the Pharmaceutical Quality, Is divided into 5 blocks to include all aspects necessary for the formation of the pupil. REGULATORY FRAMEWORK integrated markets, mutual recognition agreements and global supply. Quality regulations in the pharmaceutical sector. CGMP / FDA, ISPE ICH; ISO 9001. Current challenges and harmonization of regulatory frameworks. US cGMP / FDA, ISPE ICH; ISO 9001. Role of quality in a pharmaceutical company. Since... [-]

Course in Occupational Health in Developing Countries

FutureLearn
Online Part time 6 weeks Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online

This free online course provides an introduction to occupational health – a part of public health that is neglected in many developing countries, where industrial activity is increasing, but the health and safety of workers is hardly discussed. [+]

Top Courses Online. This free online course provides an introduction to occupational health – a part of public health that is neglected in many developing countries, where industrial activity is increasing, but the health and safety of workers is hardly discussed. The course will teach you basic knowledge of occupational health and how to prevent the development of diseases and injuries, which are caused by working conditions in developing countries. After the course, you will understand: the basic concepts of occupational health; the tasks and structure of occupational health services; the most important risk factors for illness and injuries at workplaces globally; the major occupational diseases; the different steps in risk assessment at the workplace; the association between workplace exposure and health effects; and the main steps in preventing exposure to health hazards in the work environment. Understand the role of different actors in occupational health Through this course, you will be able to understand the interaction between the actors within occupational health, including employers, employees, health and safety personnel, occupational health services, occupational health clinics and the Labor Inspection. You will also reflect on occupational health from a global perspective and know how to work on the issue in a low-income setting. The course has been developed in association with: Simon Mamuya, Gloria Sakwari, Vera Ngowi and Alexander Tungu of Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Wakgari Deressa of Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia Akwilina Kayumba of the Occupational Safety and Health Authority, Dar es... [-]

Multi-professional Support for Learning & Assessment in Practice - Advanced Professional Development [Level HE6] [Online, 30 weeks] part-time

University of Bolton
Online Part time 30 weeks August 2017 United Kingdom Bolton

If your role as a health care professional involves training, supporting, mentoring and assessing learners in the workplace then this course has been designed around your needs, and those of your employer. It is specifically for nurses and allied health professionals (AHPs) whose role involves supporting learners in the workplace, and those who help train new employees or students in their working environment. This is an excellent continuing... [+]

Multi-professional Support for Learning & Assessment in Practice - Advanced Professional Development [Level HE6] [Online, 30 weeks] part-time If your role as a health care professional involves training, supporting, mentoring and assessing learners in the workplace then this course has been designed around your needs, and those of your employer. It is specifically for nurses and allied health professionals (AHPs) whose role involves supporting learners in the workplace, and those who help train new employees or students in their working environment. This is an excellent continuing professional development course for anyone seeking career progression. It meets the specific needs of employers and will help participants gain access to higher levels of responsibility at work. Supporting and developing learners in the workplace is a challenging and rewarding part of many health care roles, and these professional, management skills are in great demand. You may study this course via online distance learning (please note that this requires access to a computer, the internet and the ability to use a web browser e.g. Microsoft Internet Explorer) and attendance at a Practice setting. The main topics covered by the course include: establishing effective working relationships; facilitation of learning; assessment and accountability; evaluation of learning; creating an environment for learning; context of practice; evidence based practice; and leadership. Together these skills will allow you to successfully support and assess learners in the workplace. Assessment in all cases is by the submission of coursework. There are no exams. The course is flexible and designed to fit... [-]

Course in Natural Health (Nutrition & Diet)

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

A career in natural health will never go out of style because what you will be taking care of is everyone’s best investment – the body. [+]

Top Courses Online. A career in natural health will never go out of style because what you will be taking care of is everyone’s best investment – the body. Today, as more and more people lead hectic lifestyles and have demanding careers, stress and sickness are always around the corner. ICI’s natural health course is carefully developed by nutrition & diet experts to arm you with information and skills needed to be a credible professional in the field. Course Outline Introduction to Nutrition Further Concepts to Nutrition Advanced Concepts to Nutrition Biochemistry Human Nutrition Anatomy & Physiology Counselling Psychology Physical Fitness, Health, and Wellness Career Prospects Nutrition practitioners can gain employment in various institutions like hospitals, nursing care facilities, outpatient service facilities, gyms, health clubs and other healthcare centres. Upon completion of the course, you can be a nutritionist or weight loss consultant and with further study, there is an option to become a personal trainer or dietician. Alternatively, if you do not wish to be employed by a specific company, you can also put up your own private consultancy. The primary objective of this profession is to enhance a person’s health or lifestyles through helpful advices about food and nutrition. The health industry is growing fast and employment opportunities are expected to increase in the coming years. If you like to join this exciting industry, enrol in ICI’s natural health course today! [-]

PGCert/PGDip/Masters in Obesity Care and Management

The College of Contemporary Health
Online Part time April 2018 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 Aims The Masters in Obesity Care and Management aims to: Equip graduates with the knowledge skills and attributes to enable them to deliver individualised, effective, and evidence based care and management plans to obese individuals. Develop a reflective, enquiring, critical and innovative approach to professional practice Foster a commitment to excellence in providing for those requiring obesity care and management through ensuring an analytical approach that is based on best available practice. Enhance digital literacy skills for both academic... [-]

SRHR: Policy, Governance and Financing (SRHR POL)

Royal Tropical Institute (KIT)
Online & Campus Combined Full time 3 weeks April 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

This course looks at the the key issues in the good governance of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) responses, including HIV, the complex political and financial terrain when developing policies and strategic plans? Maternal health, family planning, adolescent health, abortion and HIV, and the policies and strategies that address these, are among the most internationalized and to some extent politicized of all health issues. [+]

Top Courses Online. What are the key issues in the good governance of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) responses, including HIV? How can one negotiate the complex political and financial terrain when developing policies and strategic plans? Maternal health, family planning, adolescent health, abortion and HIV, and the policies and strategies that address these, are among the most internationalized and to some extent politicized of all health issues. In this blended course, that combines classroom sessions with e-learning, you identify SRHRrelated international agreements, development commitments and financial mechanisms, and analyse how these influence national policies and plans and vice versa. You will perform an SRHR strategic policy review from a multi-stakeholder perspective, addressing governance and financing structures and their implications for planning and managing the responses. This course is tropEd accredited and can be followed as a stand-alone course or as part of the Master in International Health or Master in Public Health programmes. There are scholarships available from the Netherlands Fellowship Programme for this course. [-]

Health and Social Care Course

Oplex Careers
Online Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online

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. [+]

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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. Course Highlights Price: Only £19.00 Was £299.99 Course Type: Online Course Duration: 90 hours, recommended hours Syllabus: 9 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 With over 90 hours of learning split across 9 easily accessible modules, the course has been designed to provide learners with an enjoyable and informative learning experience. The Health and Social Care course is studied online, meaning you can study in your own time, at your own pace, on your own schedule. Study whenever it suits you best, day or night. You’ll have access to the course 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 12 months. What’s more, the course is CPD accredited, therefore upon successful completion of the course learners will be awarded with the certificate of completion, ensuring that the course will be recognised by employers and institutions. Course Syllabus The... [-]

Accredited IOSH - Working Safely Course with Exam

E-Careers
Online Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online Langley Marish

Become accredited by Europe’s leading health and safety body, The Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) by exploring the fundamentals of health and safety in the workplace. [+]

Top Courses Online. What are the objectives of this course? The course is designed to promote basic awareness of health and safety best practice in the workplace. Upon completion of the course, students will sit an exam which they will need to pass to gain certification. The exam consists of 10 multiple choice questions and a hazard spotting exercise. Recognise the need to work safely. Take preventative action and implement precautionary measures so as to not put themselves or others at risk. Recognise the importance of taking the appropriate precautions to prevent any health and safety issues from arising in the workplace. Use appropriate workplace precautions and preventative measures in order to create a healthy, safe and sustainable working environment. Understand emergency procedures and accident plans in their place of work and ensure that individual responsibilities are clearly understood in the event of a health and safety incident. Appreciate how industry affects the environment and list the ways in which individuals can minimise pollution and waste. Who is it intended for? This course is for any employee working within an organisation, it is especially suited to those who are looking to upskill and show their understanding of their own health and safety responsibilities with a recognised certification. Requirements There are no pre-requisites for this course. What marks this course apart? Once students have passed the IOSH Working Safely qualification they can apply for a CSCS green Labourer card, they can also study further health and safety qualifications. They will be... [-]

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 Programme 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. The program of the course is subdivided into the following 18 modules: Module I. Perinatal Medicine Module II. General aspects of Neonatology Module III. Immuno-Haematology Module IV. Care Module V. Pneumology Module VI. Nutrition and Gastroenterology Module VII. Surgical problems Module VIII. Infections Module IX. Neurology Module X. Tecniques and procedures Module XI. Genetics/ Metabolic deseases Module XII. Ophtalmological deseases Module XIII. Screening Module XIV. Radiology Module XV. Nephrology Module XVI. Dermatology Module XVII. Devices and instruments Module XVIII. Cardiology Admission Requirements To enroll this you must own a Bachelor or Master degree and must be a doctor or a nurse qualified to practice that profession. Duration Access to the platform will be allowed for a period of 12 months from the date of enrolment. After completing the course the student will receive a certificate of participation.... [-]

Certificate in Explore a Career in Medical Coding Online Course

Courses for Success
Online Part time 6 - 8 weeks January 2018 USA USA Online

Take your first step toward a lucrative career as a medical coder! In this course, you'll learn how to use the CPT manual and the ICD-9-CMto find medical codes for any disease, condition, treatment, or surgical procedure. [+]

Top Courses Online. Start Now To Explore a Career in Medical Coding Take your first step toward a lucrative career as a medical coder! In this course, you'll learn how to use the CPT manual and the ICD-9-CMto find medical codes for any disease, condition, treatment, or surgical procedure. This knowledge will help prepare you to work almost anywhere in the medical field—doctors' offices, clinics, public health facilities, hospitals, labs, nursing homes, insurance agencies, or even the comfort of your own home. We'll go through each of the main systems of the human body—integumentary (skin), musculoskeletal, respiratory, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, endocrine, and male and female genitourinary—outlining the medical terminology, conditions, diseases, injuries, treatments, and procedures you'll see most often in each of those systems. Along the way, we'll go through lots of real-world examples and coding exercises to get you using your coding tools in conjunction with your analytical skills to come up with just the right codes to describe any medical situation. In the process, you'll get all the hands-on experience you'll need to code medical insurance claims with confidence. By the end of this course, you'll know how to find your way through both the CPT manual and the ICD-9-CM manual, and you'll be well on your way to a career as a medical coder! Course content © 2014 Portions by Penn Foster Inc. and Education To Go, a Division of Cengage Learning, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction or redistribution of any course material without prior written permission is... [-]

Expert Care At The End Of Life

La Salle Centro Universitario
Online 7 months September 2017 Spain Madrid

The principles and objectives of care in care at the end of life are to promote a high quality of life, according to their dignity and autonomy of the sick [+]

Expert Care at the End of Life

The principles and objectives of care in care at the end of life are to promote a high quality of life, according to their dignity and autonomy of the sick, all this without forgetting their physical, emotional, social and spiritual considering the patient and his family as a unit to try. This requires specific professional training to respond appropriately to these growing demands intervention and care. Agenda

Module I. Fundamentals of Care at the End of Life Module II. The chronic patient Module III. The terminal and chronically ill people around Module IV. Support psycho Module V. Care in the phase of the last days Module VI. Supporting the spiritual needs Module VII. Professional Ethics Module VIII. Specialization Module: ... [-]

Expert - Expert In Pharmacy And Pharmacy

Campus Universitario Europeo
Online Full time Part time 6 months September 2017 Spain Málaga A Coruña Madrid + 3 more

Thanks to expert Pharmacy and Pharmacy, receive a solid education that will allow you to acquire theoretical and practical knowledge essential to practice Technician [+]

Expert - Expert in Pharmacy and Pharmacy Thanks to expert Pharmacy and Pharmacy, receive a solid education that will let acquire theoretical and practical knowledge essential to practice Technician Pharmacy, and thus improve your daily work or promote yourself occupationally: Will master the general principles of pharmacology, including drug concepts, active ingredient, indication, dosage, side effects, etc.. You will acquire sufficient knowledge of anatomy and physiology to understand the origin of the disease and drugs indicated for different pathologies. You will learn the secrets of client communication pharmacy technician with knowledge needed to provide psychological support to the patient. Meet and hang of the pharmacy and the various disciplines that comprise: homeopathy, dermofarmacia cosmetic, orthopedic, herbal medicine, optics, etc.. Learn the different management tasks pharmacies and pharmacy and hospital pharmacy. ... [-]


Expert On Eating Disorders And Obesity

Escuela Europea de Salud
Online Part time 2 - 6 months September 2017 Spain Madrid

The training will take place entirely in distance mode by giving the student the material published in book format (IFBN the Ministry of Culture, personalized paperback) and in pdf format in a pendrive with a tablet or laptop (choice) and assessment will be enabled platform to reflect the effect of interactions between tutor-student / a, which are reflected the ... [+]

Expert on Eating Disorders and Obesity The training will take place entirely in distance mode by giving the student the material published in book format (IFBN the Ministry of Culture, personalized paperback) and in pdf format in a pendrive with a tablet or laptop (choice) and assessment will be enabled platform to reflect the effect of interactions between tutor-student / a, which are reflected evaluations, grades, thesis, time connectivity and general questions that might occur along the training activity, providing permanent access UEMC. During the development of the course, students will be in contact with the tutor or course tutors permanently using the tools made available on the schedule. With distance methodology we allow fulfill the objective of the training reaches all participants labor issues, distance, family conciliation or other issues preclude the availability of time and / or organization. Places: 100. Online assessments. Tutoring online, skype and telephone. Study mode: Distance. The material is delivered in modules and books in pdf pendrive. Language: Castilian. Type: Title own. Title obtained: Expert in Eating Disorders and Obesity. Home: permanent. Completion: 2 months (minimum) - 6 months (maximum). GENERAL PURPOSE Provide the necessary training to intervene effectively to disorders of eating behavior, both in its preventive and palliative phase. Ensure that students have a broad and comprehensive view of nutritional done through a thorough study of food fact and social context in which develops and possible strategies to use. Train to be able to channel all information and early detection of alterations... [-]

Doctorate In Natural Medicine

The International College of Healing Arts - Colegio Internacional de las Artes de la Sanidad
Campus or Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment USA Conroe

Doctorate in Natural Medicine offers a holistic approach to disease prevention and wellness Natural Medicine general.Estudiar take a long-term commitment to education and work útil.Destinado prepare to achieve their career goals and contribute to global expansion natural, healthy and integrative medicine ... [+]

Top Courses Online. Doctorate in Natural Medicine offers a holistic approach to disease prevention and wellness. Natural Medicine study takes a long-term education and work útil.Destinado prepare to achieve their career goals and contribute to the global expansion of natural, healthy and Integrative Medicine. Modalidad: Or distance Certification: Upon completion of 2 modules you get the "Certificate Diploma in Natural Medicine" For THE INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE OF HEALING ARTS and may apply for membership in the "American Association of Naturopathic Physicians" of the United States (Naturopath American Medical Association) extra cost. It will also be held once a year classroom course for the review of its modules studied. And if you wish you can belong to "the Association of American naturopathic doctors" in the United States and attend your annual meeting with a major exhibition of more than 300 companies showing their products in the city of Las Vegas, Nevada. USA Requisitos: Successful completion of the Diploma in Natural Medicine in the College of Arts International Health Official photo identification (copy) Two passport-size photographs black and white 2 size photographs black and white Mignon Prior affinity with natural medicine Understanding and appreciation in health Make your deposit corresponding to register. Dirigido a: General practitioners, alternative medicine Doctors, Nurses, Licensed Physical Education, sports coaches, fitness or rehabilitation, massage, PEOPLE WITH HEALTH PURPOSES. ADVANCED MODULE 1 Anatomy Homeopathy Herbalist Iridology Nutrition Diseases and Natural Treatments MODULE 2 SPECIALIZED Description: Anatomy Homeopathy Herbalist Iridology Nutrition Diseases and Natural Treatments [-]