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Introduction to Environmental Health

  • Qualification:

    Course Unit

  • Study mode:

    Online

  • Payment options:

    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    6 weeks

  • Start date:

    May 2019

  • Awarded by:

    Monash University

Course UnitCourse unit
Work towards a qualification one subject at a time, or complete a stand-alone course unit for personal interest or professional development. You may be eligible to receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for studying this unit.

Course Rundown

The topic of environmental health has rarely been more relevant than it is today. If you’re a healthcare professional looking to expand your public health knowledge, Monash Online Introduction to Environmental Health single-unit course is a perfect place to start.

Delivered entirely online, this course delves into physical, chemical and biological hazards in the environment and the impact they have on people’s health. Over six weeks, you’ll learn how to identify, analyse, manage, control and prevent environmental health risks.

This course is a sound introduction to the theory, principles and practices involved in the universally important field of environmental health.

Eligibility

There are no prerequisites for this course.

What You’ll Learn

This is a single-unit course and may be used toward credit for future studies in health.

Why study with Monash University?

Monash University offers its students a unique learning opportunity with their 100% online courses. Receive a premier experience with their personalised and interactive online courses in health, psychology and technology.

Undertake an online course and receive full access to instructors, fellow students, and dedicated tools including discussion forums and live video chat. With over 280,000 graduates and a ranking in the top 1% of the world’s universities (Times Higher Education Learning 2016-’17), Monash University is widely recognised and renowned as innovators of education.

Student Support

As a student of Monash Online, you’ll be able to access their study planner tool, which will aid you with your time management and act as your personalised study timetable.

Their simple to navigate online courses makes online learning as seamless as possible, plus you'll have a personal Student Success Advisor to guide you throughout your learning journey.

Exchange ideas, receive feedback and generate opportunities by connecting with instructors and peers in real time.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this unit, you will have the knowledge and skills to identify and analyse environmental health risks and implement models for communication, mitigation and prevention.

Successful completion of this unit can be used as credit toward a full qualification.*

*Subject to course entry requirements

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

The fee for this health course unit is $3,737.50