The Master in food safety and quality, can adapt to scientific knowledge in the field of food, its constantly changing legislation and update quality standards for food safety. Study the masters in food safety and quality of MFI also allows for a comprehensive approach to the variety of food industries that exist in the market and knowledge of the processes that apply to them.
Business development of the food industry, regulations and legislation of the European Union, make producers and suppliers responsible for providing consumers with safe and healthy food. In this context an increasingly professional organizations defendant arises, technical quality and food safety manager to ensure and guarantee the quality of products and processes and thus the satisfaction of customers and consumers. Figure auditor's food safety and quality control responsible for the design, development, implementation and system audits hygiene and food safety is needed.
Upon completion of the online Master in Quality, Hygiene and Food Safety will get a double degree by IMF and the University Camilo Jose Cela, with which you will open a world of new job opportunities in the areas of development, production, transport and food handling . You will be able to implement in any organization norms, standards and quality standards: ISO, OHSAS, HACCP, BRC, IFS, GlobalGAP, SAL ... When performing a training course on food security IMF, will have access to job opportunities and practices which bring the acquired knowledge to the real world in the food industry and food businesses.
Acquire an integrated and professional approach to ensure the quality and safety of products and processes in order to achieve customer satisfaction and consumers.
You will also learn to:
The Master in Food Safety and Quality is developed in order to unite and reconcile personal and professional life with the possibility of studying. Based on a flexible methodology study.
Both methodologies are based on five key points:
Continuous assessment as during the Masters. Each module is evaluated by combining an online review and the development of case studies.
The final obtaining master's degrees by the UCJC (Universidad Camilo José Cela) and Master by MFI Business School, is subject to overcoming each module testing and development work to master.
Labor demand for professionals in this sector is growing, with very optimistic expectations of growth, both at EU and global level, increasing rigor and requirement of food controls.
This course provides you with an in-depth understanding of health determinants and outcomes that transcend national boundaries, and the policy responses required to protect and promote population health in a globalising world. It is the world’s first Masters level course on global health policy by distance learning.
The course is aimed at students and professionals from both health and non-health backgrounds who seek to understand more about the policy environment associated with issues of global health. It will be of value especially to those who may be seeking to assume positions related to issues of global health policy in national, regional or global health organisations, health-related research institutions, non-governmental organisations and private consultancies.
By the end of this course, you will be expected to:
- have established a solid foundation in various theories and practices concerned with global health policy
- understand the emerging institutional structures and governance mechanisms to address global health issues
- gain a good appreciation of relevant health policy research methods, such as comparative analysis and cross country learning
- be able to apply these analytical and methodological skills to address the multifaceted challenges posed by global health issues.
The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) is Britain's national school of public health and a leading postgraduate institution in Europe for public health, global health and tropical medicine. LSHTM won the Gates Award for Global Health in 2009, and received $1 million in prize money. The winners are chosen by a jury of international health leaders from more than 100 nominations from around the world, and the award is administered by the Global Health Council. LSHTM is both the first academic institution to win the award and the first British winner.
The course is delivered predominantly through provision of interactive CD-ROM materials with supplementary online texts and exercises. Tutorial support is available via the online Virtual Learning Environment through which your fellow students may also be contacted. You also have access to the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine’s online library resources.
If you have any questions, please contact our Student Advice Centre.
The Global Mental Health MSc is jointly run by King’s College London and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, providing a unique course of study for students who wish to gain a comprehensive understanding of the issues surrounding the new discipline of global mental health. You will acquire the knowledge and skills required to design, implement and evaluate mental health programmes in low resource settings as well as learning how to conduct and critically evaluate research. Our course constitutes an excellent preparation for careers in policy, research and work in international agencies.
Across the world, and especially in low and middle-income countries, most people who have mental health problems are not supported by trained professionals, or able to access to evidence-based treatments. Global mental health is about changing that situation – investigating the needs of people in different settings and formulating the most locally appropriate and feasible way to better support them. You will learn how to develop policies, systems, services and clinical interventions as well as epidemiological and other research methods used to evaluate services and interventions. The course will prepare you for work in the governmental and non-governmental sectors, as a policy advisor, global mental health researcher or clinical academic.
You will be taught through a mix of lectures, seminars and tutorials.
Contact time is based on 24 academic weeks.
Students will have 3-4 teaching days per week and 1-2 days self-study depending on the term.
Typically, one credit equates to 10 hours of work.
You are assessed through a combination of coursework and examinations and may typically expect assessment by:
Examination (30%) | Coursework (30%) | Practical (40%)
The study time and assessment methods detailed above are typical and give you a good indication of what to expect. However, they may change if the course modules change.
Our graduates will be well-equipped to enter careers in national mental health policy and planning, epidemiological and mental health services research, and advisory and advocacy roles in government, international agencies and non-governmental organisations.
IMF Business School presents the most complete Master, with three professional specialties and at the pace you choose,
You will find:
• A curriculum adapted to new trends in the area of occupational risk prevention.
• Proven experience in the training of technicians in prevention, endorsed by IMF Business School and the school of political science and sociology, with a remarkable labour insertion.
• Taught by professionals in exercise with extensive experience working and teaching and new additions of contrasting professional and scientific background
The main aim of this master's degree is to give students the knowledge and skills necessary for the development of functions and activities as a technician in higher level occupations in three specializations:
• Job Security
• Ergonomics and applied psycho-hygiene work
The course in Ocupational Risk Prevention is 100% available online so the student is central to all activities and is in full control of their studies. The student has access to administrators, academic coordinators and personal tutors.
Students have many teaching tools available to them including:
• Administrative and training management tools.
• Adobe Connect to enable communication between students and teachers.
• Planning and time management tools.
• Complete access to results and feedback throughout the course.
• Tools for the delivery of activities and evaluation
The continual evaluation is between 60 and 70% of your final grade and will be 100% undertaken online. The Final Evaluation is between 30 and 40% of your final grade and is undertaken 100% online.
At the end of our master students can take the following career paths:
• Professional development as a mutual of accidents of work and occupational diseases, a society of prevention or an own prevention service, Commonwealth or away.
• Opositar the body of technicians of prevention of public administration.
• Management of risk prevention in institutions of any size.
• Auditor in the area of occupational risk prevention.
• Advice in consulting specialized in prevention.
• Health and safety technician/Manager.
•Coordinator of occupational health and safety at work.
Possibility of practices
IMF Business School, through its website and Employment Practices, offers students the possibility of internships in companies.
This is a joint programme in health policy, offered by LSE and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM).
You will have the opportunity to have close contacts with leading research centres in the field of health policy, such as LSE Health and Social Care, based in the Department of Social Policy.
This programme aims to develop critical analysis of issues within the areas of health policy, planning and financing, and enable you to devise appropriate health policy responses. The programme is taken by students from a wide range of backgrounds including: social science or medical training; health service managers or health care providers and those who have worked in national health care systems, international agencies or NGOs. This programme provides training relevant to countries at all levels of development, although participants are able to specialise in issues of common concern to countries with similar health systems and problems.
Applicants must apply through the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine at https://www.lshtm.ac.uk/study/masters/health-policy-planning-financing#how-to-apply
Career destinations after graduation are wide and varied, reflecting the diverse international mix and multi-disciplinary nature of the Health Policy, Planning and Financing class. Graduates from the programme are typically employed by national governments, international organisations, research/management consultancy, industry and the voluntary sector.