Part-time master's degree

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The modular Master in Interdisciplinary Health Promotion degree programme is aimed at anyone working in the area of health promotion, prevention or rehabilitation. In this part-time course you can take either individual teaching modules or the complete master's programme. You decide yourself how fast you want to go.

Modules on Nutritional Science, Movement, Diagnostics in Health Promotion, Management, Health Psychology and Occupational Healthcare Management provide evidence-based knowledge and enable the development of interdisciplinary competences.

Who is the course for?

You already have your Bachelor's degree or professional training in the area of health promotion, preventative healthcare or rehabilitation and would like to gain further qualifications on a part-time basis.

How is the course taught?

  • A blended learning concept is used so that modules can be worked on wherever and whenever it suits. Online tutors support the learning process.
  • Traditional face-to-face lectures are held as block sessions on weekends (Friday, Saturday, Sunday), usually in Freiburg. We provide the semester schedule well in advance, to allow for your planning.

Who is offering the course?

  • Furtwangen University in cooperation with the Albert Ludwigs University in Freiburg

Two options: Master's Degree or individual Certificates of Advanced Studies (CAS)

Master's degree in Interdisciplinary Health Promotion

Degree awarded Master of Science
Programme duration Part-time 3 to 5 years depending on individual needs
Location Mainly online, face-to-face lectures in Furtwangen or Freiburg
Programme begin Winter and summer semester
Application deadline 15 February for summer semester, 15 August for winter semester
Entry requirements Undergraduate degree with 180 ECTS (Bachelor) and a minimum of one year work experience
Language of instruction German
Tuition fees €13,300 (including CAS fees)

Interdisciplinary Health Promotion Professional Development Certificates - Certificate of Advanced Studies

Qualification awarded Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS)
Programme duration 1 year (1 semester per module), Time required: 375 hours in total; 8 hours/week; 2 weekends of block face-to-face lectures per module
Location Mainly online, face-to-face lectures in Furtwangen or Freiburg
Programme begin Winter and summer semester
Application deadline Two weeks before module begin
Entry requirements Vocational training or university degree, plus a minimum of one year work experience
Language of instruction German
Tuition fees €2450

Programme structure

"Interdisciplinary Health Promotion" is modular in concept and offers in total four different certificate options (Certificate of Advanced Studies). These are independent of each other and can be taken separately. Together with in depth-modules and research skills modules, they make up the master's programme.

New: Orthopaedic Manual Therapy
Those working in the area of physiotherapy now have the opportunity to take Orthopaedic Manual Therapy (OMT) modules and the OMT exam while at the same time gaining an academic degree. The OMT modules are marked in red in the graphic.

Contact

Karen Markowski
HFU Akademie
Course management
07723 920-2676
Furtwangen Campus, Room M 0.06
mark(at)hs-furtwangen.de

Further information and application

For more information on costs, dates and applications please check the following website: www.igf-studium.de