Cardiff Metropolitan University Environmental Health

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Cardiff Metropolitan University Environmental Health

Cardiff Metropolitan University Environmental Health

Environmental Health – BSc (Hons) Degree

Course Overview

A degree in Environmental Health at Cardiff Metropolitan University is more than just a degree.  It is an opportunity to study for five potential career opportunities within one discipline area.

Environmental Health includes occupational health, safety and wellbeing, environmental protection, housing, food safety and public health.  If you want to be a highly regarded professional in a career that will enable you to play an important role within society, then Environmental Health at Cardiff Metropolitan University is the programme for you.​

What makes us stand out from the rest? ​

  • We have excellent employability rates for graduates within public, private and independent sectors.
  • Uniquely, our programme is accredited by both the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health and the Institution of Occupational Safety & Health (IOSH) .  This means students are able to gain graduate membership of both organisations and increase their potential employability prospects.
  • We have excellent work based placement opportunities in both the private and public sector via the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health Student Training Directory and access to employers via our employability and work based learning module.
  • Our teaching team and is one of the largest dedicated teaching teams for any environmental health degree programme in the UK. Comprising of a Professor in Environmental Health, Doctor in Occupational Health and Safety, Doctor in Risk Perception, Five experienced Environmental Health Practitioners and a Chartered Health and Safety Practitioner.
  • We have been delivering environmental health and public health qualifications for over 40 years. Our BSc (Hons) Environmental Health programme has an excellent reputation and is one of the longest running in the UK.
  • We have excellent National Student Satisfaction scores averaging 95% over the last five years.​

Video: If you want to do a job that is challenging, fulfilling and makes a real difference to people’s lives then Environmental Health could be what you are looking for​. Watch this video from the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health and see for yourself – http://youtu.be/Ys7w4ly8UgQ