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Environmental Health (Hons)

Liverpool John Moores University

36 months
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16100 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

The professionally-accredited BSc Environmental Health (Hons) at Liverpool John Moores University offers you extensive opportunities to secure hands-on experience through a wide range of field trips and our extensive links with environmental health professionals.

Overview

Environmental Health (CIEH), this course is your first step to becoming an Environmental Health Practitioner. It covers the five key areas of Environmental Health, enabling you to specialise in any of these areas after graduation. These areas are:   

  • housing 
  • food safety
  • health and safety
  • environmental protection
  • health protection and promotion

Located within the Public Health Institute at LJMU, the course benefits from extensive links with a range of organisations in the public, private and voluntary sectors and provides a wealth of expertise at your fingertips. You will also be following in the footsteps of famous Liverpool practitioners, as both the first Medical Officer of Health (Dr Duncan) and the first Environmental Health Practitioner (Thomas Fresh) in the country were appointed in the city. 

BSc Environmental Health (Hons) at Liverpool John Moores University course includes the food practical examination (including an offsite 2 day training course) and the Integrated Professional Assessment, key requirements for registration as an Environmental Health Practitioner. Along with taught sessions the course provides a range of field trips for students focusing on the key areas of environmental health.

Career

By the time you graduate, you will have developed essential practical and professional skills plus your knowledge base, putting you ahead of the game when it comes to securing a job. In addition this programme is currently the only one in LJMU that includes all elements of the World of Work scheme within the curriculum.

You can expect to be able to forge a successful career in environmental health or a number of related fields. You may also choose to become a registered Environmental Health Practitioner (EHP).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Key Study Skills
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Understanding Populations
  • Environmental Health Law and Policy
  • Environmental health concepts
  • Practical skills for Environmental and Public Health 
  • Work Based Learning - Developing Environmental Health skills
  • Food Safety
  • Environmental Protection
  • Housing and Public Health
  • Research Methods for Environmental Health
  • Health and Safety

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum points required from qualifications 112
  • ​We shortlist applicants based on current qualifications, predicted grades, references and personal statement. We are looking for applicants who are interested in creating a fairer and healthier world. We are also looking for applicants who are keen to learn new skills and develop those they already possess. We want applicants with the ability to:
  • Communicate effectively and confidently
  • Understand and discriminate between ideas and methods in the field of public health
  • Evaluate new ideas and add them to their existing knowledge when they judge them to be sound
  • Appraise knowledge and suggest possible solutions to a range of problems
  • Take responsibility for organising and delivering their own work, for developing as an independent learner, and planning their own career pathways.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16100 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • Full-time industrial placement year fee: £1,850 per annum
  • Full-time international placement year fee: £3,650 per annum

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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