2nd Cycle Degree/2 year Master in Health Professions of Prevention Sciences

Degree programme

Programme type 2nd Cycle Degree/2 year Master
Academic Year 2018/2019
Code 8878
Degree Programme Class LM/SNT4 -
Years in which the programme is being held I-II
Type of access Restricted access
Place of teaching Imola
Degree Programme Director Roberta Bonfiglioli
Language Italian

Programme profile


As laid down in D.M. of 08/01/2009, thisprogramme produces second cycle graduates with advanced training able to holdmanagerial positions in various health professions included in the class(Environment and Workplace Prevention Techniques and Health Care).

The programme includes frontal learningactivities in the classroom, internships in healthcare facilities where thestudents work alongside Preventive Health Care Specialists during the variousprofessional activities and the production of a dissertation on a specific areaof study concerning the specific professional profile.

The specific learning outcomes of theprogramme are:

- the acquisition of advanced professionalcompetences in their field;

- the acquisition of the competencesrequired for planning and monitoring of the specific activities;

- the acquisition of the competencesrequired to manage healthcare professionals in this field.

Students will acquire competences in thefollowing areas:

- Biology, Chemistry and Physics (elementsof these subjects applicable to the problems linked to pollution of living andworking environments);

- Botany and Agriculture (elementsconcerning important crops linked to problems affecting food hygiene andpollution of living environments);

- Veterinary Medicine (elements concerninganimal species linked to problems affecting food hygiene and pollution ofliving environments);

- Law (elements of public, criminal andlabour law);

- Psychology (elements of general, labour,educational and pedagogic psychology);

- Public Health (health organisation andeconomics for public health);

- Risk assessment (techniques oftoxicological, carcinogenic and major-accident risk assessment);

- Occupational and Environmental Medicine(aspects of population health related to pollution of living and workingenvironments and epidemiology);

- English language;

- Computing.

Access to further study

It gives access to third cycle studies (Dottorato di ricerca/Scuole di specializzazione) and master universitario di secondo livello.

Career opportunities

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