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Students enrolled at universities around the globe often take courses.  An academic course lasts one full term, and it usually focuses on a specific subject. The course helps students gain the credits necessary for graduation and prepare for future work opportunities.

What is a course in health? This class provides students with knowledge about the field of health. There are a variety of health courses available. Some focus on public health while others are more scientific in nature. There are also health courses available for students who are interested in pursuing careers in the healthcare industry.  Many degrees require students to learn about this subject, and some universities offer distance-learning options to accommodate the needs of students who are working and attending school.

A course in health will help you gain credits towards graduation and equip you with useful knowledge for the workplace. The courses available may differ by school, and the subject matter is often useful in real life settings. Many students are able to qualify for higher paying jobs when they finish school.

The cost of a course varies with each school. There are universities around the country that offer classes on health, and they each have their own fees for tuition.  If you want more details about the specific costs, it is best to contact the university.

Once students complete this course, they usually continue their education in order to qualify for a degree. With the right degree, there are often jobs available in the healthcare field.  Some people work as nurses while others find jobs in administration. It is also common for people with a health background to work in government or research.

 

To learn more about the different courses available, it is best to look online. 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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Accelerated Massage Therapy Program

Canadian College Of Massage & Hydrotherapy
Campus Full time 16 months January 2019 Canada Toronto Cambridge Halifax Regional Municipality + 2 more

If you are a prospective student looking for a more expedient schedule and wish to take our MT Diploma Program in a more abbreviated time frame this option could be for you. The accelerated program offers the same high quality curriculum and exceptional instruction in a shorter timeframe without the breaks offered in the 21-month program.

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If you are a prospective student looking for a more expedient schedule and wish to take our MT Diploma Program in a more abbreviated time frame this option could be for you. The accelerated program offers the same high-quality curriculum and exceptional instruction in a shorter timeframe without the breaks offered in the 21-month program.

Semester Overview

Semester 1

At the start of our 2218-hour competency-based program, students are introduced to musculoskeletal anatomy, including palpation and kinesiology, which forms the core expertise base for massage therapists. In addition, students begin their journey of learning the massage and assessment skills required to start clinical practice. Finally, the subjects of ethics, professionalism, and communication within the therapeutic relationship, support them in understanding and fulfilling their role as a healthcare professional.... [-]


Clinical Research as a Lucrative and Exciting Alternative to a Master’s in Healthcare Administration

Clinical Research Fastrack
Online & Campus Combined Full time 4 weeks September 2018 USA Scottsdale

Clinical Research Fastrack offers a 4-week Education Program that trains professionals interested in health administration, the advancement of medicine, and health sciences to work in the lucrative, growing clinical research industry. [+]

Clinical Research Fastrack offers a 4-week Education Program that trains professionals interested in health administration, the advancement of medicine, and health sciences to work in the lucrative, growing clinical research industry.

Why move into Clinical Research, and in what ways is it similar to Health Administration?

Clinical researchers coordinate and monitor clinical trials that are taking part at physicians’ offices and hospitals. Many healthcare administrators move into clinical research because of the career opportunities available and the potential for rapid advancement in this growing field. Clinical research is a field on the cutting edge of science and technology testing out new therapies, devices, and drugs to treat conditions and improve the health of patients. Clinical research is the practice of executing FDA clinical trials to test the safety and effectiveness of a drug, medical device, diagnostic or other therapy. The trials are administered by professionals versed in the rules, regulations, and protocols of research and those interested in health administration make very strong candidates to work in clinical research.... [-]


Curriculum Implantology

Cézanne Dental
Campus Full time Germany Berlin

The principle statement of the consensus conference implantology, the work community of the scientific experts in Germany, underlines the high importance of oral implantology in modern dentistry. [+]

7 modules for your success! In the package or individually bookable!

The principle statement of the consensus conference implantology, the work community of the scientific experts in Germany, underlines the high importance of oral implantology in modern dentistry. The trend is clear: the number of implant treatments in Germany is increasing by 10-15% annually, and in 2012 alone, 1 million Implants inserted in Germany; more and more patients are learning about this method and are calling for appropriate treatment for functional and aesthetic reasons. The increasing awareness of the population takes this trend into account and is still strengthening it.

For you, this development gives you great prospects for your own practice and a long-term increase in sales potential - provided you are well-informed about the subject. With the Curriculum Implantology, we offer you a comprehensive and systematic series of courses in the heart of Berlin at the Cézanne Training Center, which is presented by experienced speakers from practice.... [-]


Physiotherapy Foundation Programme

ONCAMPUS
Campus Full time 1 year January 2019 United Kingdom Cambridge

There are five academic pathways to choose from and you will study the pathway most suited to your chosen progression degree. Academic skills relevant to the specific subject area will be taught to fully prepare you for university study. The pathways are Business, Economics, Finance and Management, Engineering and Sciences, Humanities, Law and Social Sciences, Life Sciences and Art and Design. [+]

International Foundation Programme (IFP)

This one-year (3 terms) programme offers successful students guaranteed progression* to Coventry University. You will study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the Coventry University campus.

This programme gives guaranteed progression* to Year 1 of a wide range of undergraduate degrees or the International Year One in Business & Management.

Who is this programme designed for?

This programme is designed to prepare international students, who have completed senior secondary education, for entry to undergraduate studies at Coventry University. If you successfully complete the IFP you are guaranteed placement on a suitable programme of undergraduate study at Coventry University. The IFP is set at level 3, which is equivalent to A-level standard in the UK.... [-]


Pre-Medicine Program

University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Bradford

Interested in a career in medicine? Think you might want to be a doctor? Well, you will eventually need to earn a doctor of medicine or doctor of osteopathic medicine degree. But first, you’ll need a bachelor’s degree. You can do that on our campus. [+]

Pre-Medicine Program

Program Designation:

Pre-Professional

Program Contact:

Dr. Mary Mulcahy and Dr. David Merwine Interested in a career in medicine? Think you might want to be a doctor? Well, you will eventually need to earn a doctor of medicine or doctor of osteopathic medicine degree. But first, you’ll need a bachelor’s degree. You can do that on our campus. While you’re here, you can choose any major. However, most of our students who are in medical school or who are now doctors majored in biology. Once you earn a four-year degree, you can apply to medical school. We have an agreement with the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, PA, which will allow you to enter their medical school after just three years of undergraduate coursework, enabling you to become a doctor in even less time. In each case, these agreements mean that if you meet certain requirements, you will automatically be admitted to one of their doctoral programs. What you can do with a degree in Pre-Medicine.... [-]


MClinDent in Endodontology

Healthcare Learning
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom London

Two of the UK’s most respected education and academic organizations have joined forces to provide an innovative, technology-driven MClinDent in Endodontology. [+]

Overview

Healthcare Learning and BPP University have joined forces to deliver an innovative, technology-driven MClinDent in Endodontology. This programme is taught through both online and hands-on residential modules, meaning you don’t have to put your career on hold. Students will also benefit from being able to communicate with a diverse multi-ethnic global community of peers with whom they will also share residential courses in fantastic settings.

The programme is delivered through Healthcare Learning’s secure online e-learning system which guides students towards their goals through a detailed activity timeline.

Graduates will gain an academic qualification from BPP University, combining academic excellence with the real-life focus of a professional environment so that graduates are fully prepared for a flourishing career.... [-]


International Foundation Course in Pharmacy

INTO Manchester in partnership with The University of Manchester
Campus Full time 9 months September 2018 United Kingdom Manchester

Prepare for your pharmacy degree at The University of Manchester with the International Foundation course at INTO Manchester in partnership with The University of Manchester. [+]

The University of Manchester was the first UK university to offer a pharmacy degree and is now ranked 6th in the UK for Pharmacy and Pharmacology (The Times and the Sunday Times Good University Guide).

Why apply for the International Foundation programme? A guaranteed conditional route to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree at The University of Manchester (subject to passing an interview and online test and meeting the conditions of the offer set). A quality-assured, NCUK accredited programme recognized by The University of Manchester. Access to a range of university facilities, including a world-class library, sport and social facilities.

Course options available

There are two options available for this course:... [-]


Berkeley International Study Program (Health and Society Track)

University of California, Berkeley
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters January 2019 USA 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 Berkeley International Study Program (BISP) is now taking student nominations from select universities in Norway to attend UC Berkeley for one or two semesters starting in Fall 2018 and Spring 2019. [+]

You Can Study Health at UC Berkeley for One or Two Semesters

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 offering students the opportunity to attend UC Berkeley for one or two semesters starting in Spring 2019 and beyond.

The BISP Track in Health and Society offers a wide selection of courses that are relevant to those studying in fields such as health care, health management, health economics, sports medicine, health education, and public health.

It may even be useful for students who intend to practice medicine, including nursing, although normal coursework in the sciences is not part of the curriculum.... [-]


Ultrasound Technology Course

ATI College
Campus Full time Part time 18 - 27 months September 2018 USA Norwalk Los Angeles + 2 more

The goals for ultrasound technician program are to train students to become professional sonographer in medical field, to reach to develop interpersonal skill in interact with patient and medical administrative, to train utilizing sound waves to producing picture of human body while in examination procedure, to assist to improve ability to practice proper patient care, to make sure students have the ability to procedure high-quality image with optimum info to diagnosis process, and to provide understanding, medical ability, problem solving skill to work in sonography occupation. [+]

The goals for ultrasound technician program are to train students to become professional sonographer in medical field, to reach to develop interpersonal skill in interact with patient and medical administrative, to train utilizing sound waves to producing picture of human body while in examination procedure, to assist to improve ability to practice proper patient care, to make sure students have the ability to procedure high-quality image with optimum info to diagnosis process, and to provide understanding, medical ability, problem solving skill to work in sonography occupation.

What Does an Ultrasound Technician Do?

Graduates of this program may assume a responsible position as a member of the health team in a hospital, imaging center, doctor’s office or clinic. Position may also be available in private practice, industry, or government. Duties may include performing ultrasound scans of the upper abdomen, pelvic area, microscopic/scopic, anatomy of veins and arteries, or superficial structures.... [-]


International Foundation in Pharmacy, Health and Life Sciences

University of East Anglia
Campus Full time 9 - 12 months September 2018 United Kingdom Norwich

The International Foundation in Pharmacy, Health and Life Sciences programme combines academic study, intensive English language teaching and study skills to prepare you for entry into the first year of a science-related degree.

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Conduct experiments and practical sessions in our very own, fully equipped laboratories, providing the perfect preparation for a science or health sciences university degree.

Why apply for the International Foundation programme? A guaranteed route to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree at UEA (subject to meeting the specified entry requirements). You are a student of the University from day one, on a quality-assured, UEA-validated programme.

Course options available

International Foundation (3 terms) - this is the standard option, suitable for most students. Extended International Foundation (4 terms) - this option incorporates an additional term of intensive English language tuition at the beginning of the course, and English language entry requirements are lower. Where will this programme take me? ... [-]

Computerized Medical Office Management

OPMI Business School
Campus Full time 900 hours September 2018 USA New York

This program is designed to prepare students to become familiar with clinical assistant functions, and administrative and clerical skills related to the primary role of providing supportive health care services in a medical office or clinic. [+]

Program Overview

This program is designed to prepare students to become familiar with clinical assistant functions, and administrative and clerical skills related to the primary role of providing supportive health care services in a medical office or clinic. The learning will be based on today’s trend of healthcare and the students will learn to master current technology and resources to manage a medical office. The students will also engage in studies for career preparation such as communication skills, human relations, professionalism, problem-solving, and employment strategies. After completion of in-class studies, students will undertake internship where they will be placed in a medical office for real-life application of skills and training. ... [-]


Program In Structural Osteopathy

ISMET - Formación en salud y terapias naturales
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Spain Barcelona

Qualification Once completed and passed the evaluation tests of all subjects will be processed the "Graduate in Structural Osteopathy" (1.114h), once passed and completed the second course Evaluation system The evaluation is continuous, with different parts throughout the year and it is explained by each teacher at the beginning of each subject. [+]

Study Modalities

On-site in mornings

Subjects of health sciences in afternoon and Saturday group, or Online mode. There is the possibility of combining several modalities, check availability of each subject.

Access to studies: currently, natural therapies training is not regulated by the Ministry of Education, and therefore the access required of students is ESO or equivalent

Professional outings

Open an osteopathic care center, work in health centers, rehabilitation centers, sports centers, spas, hotels, luxury cruise, spas and wellness centers.

Titling

Once completed and passed the evaluation tests of all subjects will be processed the "Graduate in Structural Osteopathy" (1.114h), once passed and completed the second course... [-]


Course: Summer Program in Medicine

European Centre for Career Education
Campus Full time 6 weeks July 2019 Czech Republic Prague

Benefit from the experience of our Summer program and the tailor-made elective in the beautiful Prague in the Heart of Europe. The Summer Program on Medicine offers a vast range of lectures and also internships to choose from. [+]

Course 2018. Medicine

Expand your knowledge and skills in modern medicine by attending our summer program and elective.

Benefit from the experience of our Summer program and the tailor-made elective in beautiful Prague in the Heart of Europe. The Summer Program on Medicine offers a vast range of lectures and also internships to choose from. We aim to develop students at a professional and personal level by focusing on the needs of each individual student.

This year’s program will take place from 9th July until 17th August 2018 in Prague

With research in medicine moving at tremendous speed, how can students keep their knowledge up to date? How often do medical students hear that they will understand the medical world and learn the most only after they enter the real world?... [-]


Medicine

Cambridge Immerse
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2019 United Kingdom Cambridge London + 1 more

Cambridge Immerse is a unique two-week residential educational experience with a diverse and enriching curriculum, designed and taught by Cambridge University and Oxford University tutors. [+]

Overview of course Session 1: July 23rd 2017 – August 5th 2017 Session 2: August 6th 2017 – August 19th 2017 Residential in a central University of Cambridge college. Classes designed and taught by University tutors. A variety of carefully planned skills workshops. Dedicated university and subject-specific advice. Inclusive of all excursions and extracurriculars. Diverse range of international participants. Participant Assessment. Certificate of Participation. Summary

Cambridge Immerse is a unique two week residential educational experience with a diverse and enriching curriculum, designed and taught by Cambridge University and Oxford University tutors. Tutorials and seminars are taught by experts in an optimal learning environment that stimulates academic enquiry; yet the carefully planned schedule ensures that the programme not only meets the academic needs of the participants, but also provides a unique insight into the university city through an abundance of extracurricular activities.... [-]


Specialization Course In Hospital Administration And Health Management

FGV
Campus Part time 3 - 4 semesters February 2019 Brazil São Paulo

The CEAHS - Specialization Course in Hospital Administration and Health Systems - is a lato sensu postgraduate course, recognized as an international MBA by AMBA (Association of MBAs) aimed at professionals interested in expanding their skills and knowledge on the management of the Health sector. [+]

About CEAHS

The CEAHS - Specialization Course in Hospital Administration and Health Systems - is a lato sensu postgraduate course, recognized as an international MBA by AMBA (Association of MBAs) aimed at professionals interested in expanding their skills and knowledge on the management of the Health sector.

General information

In the first half of 2018, two classes will be offered by CEAHS, beginning in February:

Class Monday to Wednesday Group sixth and saturday

Duration

Class Monday through Wednesday: 3 semesters (1 year and a half) Class 6 and Saturday: 4 semesters (2 years)

Class schedule

Classes Monday to Wednesday - 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Class Friday and Saturday - Friday: from 15h to 22h40 / Saturday: from 9h to 17h40 (AULAS QUINZENAIS) ... [-]