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M.Sc. in Environmental Health

Offered by: International Medical University (IMU)
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Exam BodyInternal Postgraduate Degree, Malaysia
Course Duration1.5 - 4 Yrs
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
Fees41000/Course
Fees (International Student)USD$70000 + £66750/Course
FacultySchool of Postgraduate Studies
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyMasters Degree Level
Field of StudyMedicine & Healthcare
Mode of StudyBy Mixed Mode
Course Description

The postgraduate degree programme is being designed to have a flexible modular approach, whereby a student will be able to accumulate credits from completed modules. Modules will be designed to fit applicants with different basic degree qualifications such as Biomedical Science, Nursing, Pharmaceutical Science and Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences.

Curriculum

COURSE STRUCTURE

Full Time

Semester 1
  • Environmental Health
  • Principles of Research Methodology and Epidemiology
  • Biostatistics
  • Masters Dissertation
Semester 2
  • Health Management and Economics
  • Environmental Pollution
  • Masters Dissertation
Semester 3
  • Masters Dissertation

 

Part Time

Semester 1
  • Environmental Health
  • Principles of Research Methodology and Epidemiology
  • Masters Dissertation
Semester 2
  • Biostatistics
  • Masters Dissertation
Semester 3
  • Health Management and Economics
  • Masters Dissertation
Semester 4
  • Environmental Pollutants
  • Masters Dissertation
Semester 5
  • Masters Dissertation
Semester 6
  • Masters Dissertation
Semester 7
  • Masters Dissertation
Semester 8
  • Masters Dissertation

 

The teaching format will generally include lectures (face-to-face and e-learning), supplemented by field visits, on site discussions, case studies and self-directed learning. The Core Modules will be taught in Semesters 1 and 2 and the Elective Modules in Semesters 2 and 3. The Research Module will extend across Semesters 1, 2 and 3.

It is an innovative curriculum therefore it will highlight the importance of various pollutants (outdoor and indoor air quality / water quality) on human health. It will introduce current methods for assessing health impacts and appropriate intervention strategies to regulate and improve environmental health. This would enable innovations in the management of environmental pollution.

For Selectives / Electives

There is a selective option for students to study the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Programme on Occupation Health and other relevant elective modules on environmental health

The curriculum is reviewed periodically and is subject to change.

Assessment

The components of assessment consist of continuous assessments, written final examination and the research thesis.

Entry Requirements
A. ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS
B. ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with minimum cGPA of 2.75, as accepted by the HEP Senate; orBachelor’s degree or equivalent with minimum cGPA of 2.50 and not meeting cGPA of 2.75, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment;Bachelor’s degree or equivalent not meeting cGPA of 2.50, can be accepted subject to a minimum of 5 years working experience in relevant field. All students are normally required to provide written evidence of their ability in the English Language in order to study in IMU. Generally the standard English Proficiency requirements are usually overall band score of IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 550 (PBT) or 79 (IBT) or MUET band 4.
Intake Months

March and September

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.


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