Study patterns: Environmental Health MSc (online)

On this page, you will find the study patterns for our MSc Environmental Health (online) programme.

This study pattern highlights the module(s) that you will need to study and select for the academic year. The scheduled modules for the remainder of your programme, outlined below, are based on the current plan, however, please note that the order of these may be subject to change. Should any changes be made, we will communicate this to you as soon as possible. Should you have any concerns regarding this, please do not hesitate to contact us on +44 (0)1332 594000 or onlineadmissions@derby.ac.uk.

For our students completing the programme at the standard rate of study, we recommend that you study 20 hours per week. 

Environmental Health, MSc (online) - standard (3 years) with spring (January) start

Study PatternSpringSummerAutumn
Year 1

Food Control
(7EV551)
20 credits

Public Health: UK and International Perspectives
(7NU546)
20 credits

Pollution Assessment and Remediation 
(7EV548)
20 credits

Year 2 

Professional Issues in Environmental Health 
(7EV537)
20 credits

Occupational Health and Safety
(7EV553)
20 credits

Housing Standards
(7EV552)
20 credits

Year 3 Independent Scholarly Activity 
(7EV995)
60 credits
Independent Scholarly Activity 
(7EV995)
60 credits continued
Independent Scholarly Activity 
(7EV995)
60 credits continued