- Flexible study anywhere in the world
- Recognised qualifications from a leading international University
- Personal academic support throughout your studies
- English teaching
- Health economics
- Health sciences and medical/health professions education
- Human rights and humanitarian studies
- International development
- Mathematical finance
- Public policy and public management
- Church history and heritage
- Creative writing
- Railway studies
- Economics postgraduate summer session (microeconomics and quantitative methods)
How to apply
For details of fees and how to apply, see the course pages on Department websites.
Designed for teaching professionals or those working with children to develop a deep understanding of English language education.
Develop your knowledge of the basic principles and tools of health economics to apply them and understand their impact in the workplace.
Further your knowledge and understanding of basic and advanced issues in the economic evaluation of health technology assessment through high quality training in relevant theoretical and practical issues.
Designed to meet your needs as educators in medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy and other health professions. The overall aim of the course is to enable you to develop practical capabilities in critical, reflective understanding of learning and teaching in clinical practice.
Providing you with the relevant knowledge and skills to interpret primary laboratory data to improve your professional practice.
CPD for practitioners with a special interest in secondary care, this online module enables you to develop skills in coronary heart disease prevention using virtual patient cases and simulations.
Developing your capacity to understand and respond strategically to humanitarian needs in complex operational contexts, reflect critically on contemporary humanitarian issues and challenges at the headquarter and field levels, and design evidence-based policy.
For human rights defenders and other activists, offering you the knowledge and practical skills needed for effective human rights work under challenging circumstances.
Improve your capacity to influence, contribute to or lead the international development agenda at local, national or international levels.
Rigorous training in mathematical and computational techniques relevant to practitioners in the modern quantitative finance industry, in particular managing investment and risk.
Focusing on how the policy process and delivery of services are linked, develop your understanding of how policy is made, implemented and evaluated, and the key issues of managing public services.
Reflecting the current public service modernisation agenda, enhance your capacity to manage, lead, change and improve public services.
Offering a conceptual framework to understanding the relationship between ICTs, public service organisations and the management of change.
CPD for public service managers, gain a deeper understanding of how organisations interpret and respond to fast changing external environments, learn and adapt to deliver efficient services.
CPD for public service managers, focusing on how organisations identify, investigate and manage change, and how key change management decisions are made.
A highly-interactive series of credit-bearing modules, exploring both creative writing, and literary theory, and encompassing the writing of fiction, scripts and poetry.
Gain an understanding of how academics have investigated the social, cultural, political, business, economic, and technological aspects of British railway history between 1825 and 2002.
A unique opportunity to gain detailed and practical knowledge of the history, use, care and conservation of parish churches.
Obtain a regional geological understanding with which to interpret larger-scale Earth processes and structures.
For home astronomers: an opportunity to gain a formal postgraduate qualification in Astronomy and Astrophysics.
For prospective students of postgraduate programmes in economics and those wanting to enhance their skills in microeconomics and quantitative methods.