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Escuela Nacional de Sanidad (National School of Public Health)

The courses offered by the Escuela Nacional de Sanidad (National School of Public Health, ENS) are broken down under the following headings:

  • Master's degree: Training programme designed to further students' careers in the field of Public Health and Health Administration. The minimum workload is 900 hours and the following formats are available: intensive full-time or discontinuous based on accumulation of credits.
  • Higher and Specialist Diplomas: Programmes designed to complete students' professional training in a specific area of Public Health, Health Administration or related disciplines. The minimum workloads are 400 and 120 hours respectively, and the following formats are available: intensive full-time or discontinuous based on accumulation of credits. The Master's degree and Diploma courses consist of different modules and short courses, to which students can add the credits obtained in another course at the Escuela Nacional de Sanidad, considered relevant for this purpose (for example, credits from the Higher Diploma in Public International Health could count towards the Master's degree in Public International Health).
  • Continuous training courses: Training programmes, with a workload of less than 120 hours, geared to the continuous training of public health professionals in the following areas, within the field of Public Health and Health Administration: epidemiology and biostatistics, social and behavioural sciences, health programmes, environmental health, tropical medicine, health planning and economics, management and supervision of health services, nutrition in public health, and other related disciplines. Some of these courses are an integral part of the Master's degree and Diploma courses, as compulsory or optional modules.

 

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