Distance learning courses

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Learn from world-leading academics on our postgraduate distance learning courses. Expert tutors will support you all the way and help you take your career to the next level.

The benefits of studying with us

  • Learn from internationally renowned academics from anywhere in the world, and at a time that suits you.
  • Advance your career while you work.
  • Access high-quality resources such as specially commissioned learning materials, books, journals and multimedia resources.
  • Stay in regular contact with tutors and other students through email, forums, discussions and online learning environments.

Distance learning postgraduate courses at Sheffield

Dental health

Dental Public Health (MDPH)

Education

Applied Professional Studies in Education - MA

Early Childhood Education - MA (UK)

Early Childhood Education – MA (Malta)

Education, International Post Graduate Certificate in (iPGCE )

English studies

English Studies - MA (online)

Healthcare, nursing and emergency care

Advanced Emergency Care - MSc

Advanced Nursing Studies - Cert/Dip/MMedSci

Clinical Supervision for In-patient and Complex Care Settings - PG Cert

Health Informatics - MSc

International Health Management and Leadership (Distance Learning) - MSc

International Health Technology Assessment - MSc

Public Health - MPH

Statistics with Medical Applications - MSc

Speech science and communication

Acquired Communication Disorders MSc/Cert/DiplomaAdvanced Emergency Care - MSc

Cleft and Speech - MSc/Postgraduate Diploma

Cleft Palate Studies - Postgraduate Certificate

Language and Communication Impairment in Children - MSc/Diploma/Certificate

Speech, Cleft and - MSc/Postgraduate Diploma

Speech Difficulties - MSc/Diploma/Certificate

Music

Music Psychology in Education - MA/Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate

Psychology for Musicians - MA/Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate 

Traditional Music of the British Isle - MA

World Music Studies - MA

Library and information management

Health Informatics - MSc

Library and Information Services Management - MA/Diploma/Certificate

Mathematics

Statistics - Graduate Certificate

Statistics - MSc

Statistics with Financial Mathematics - MSc

Statistics with Medical Applications - MSc

Orthoptics

Vision and Strabismus - MMedSci/Diploma/PG Cert

The Worldwide University Network

We're proud to work with the Worldwide University Network, an international alliance of prominent higher education institutions that also provides distance learning opportunities.

Worldwide University Network logoThe network offers a range of collaboratively delivered masters courses, which means you benefit from specialist expertise at more than one university.

Courses at Worldwide University Network Partners

Several WUN partners have major distance and e-learning provision in their own right. For more information use the links below.

University of California, San Diego, USA

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

The Pennsylvania State University, USA

The University of Sydney, Australia

University of Toronto, Canada

University of Washington, USA

University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

University of Leeds, UK

The University of York, UK