Distance learning courses

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We offer a number of distance and e-learning options. In addition, we are proud to work in conjunction with the Worldwide University Network, an international alliance of prominent higher education institutions that also provides distance learning opportunities.

Benefits of distance learning

  • Learn at a time convenient to you
  • Learn from the comfort of your own home or workplace
  • Improve your work-life balance
  • 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

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

Advanced Emergency Care - MSc

Advanced Nursing Studies - Cert/Dip/MMedSci

Applied Professional Studies in Education - MA

Biblical Studies by Distance Learning - MA/PGDip/PGCert

Cleft and Speech - MSc/Postgraduate Diploma

Cleft Palate Studies - Postgraduate Certificate

Clinical Supervision for In-patient and Complex Care Settings - PG Cert (distance learning)

Dental Public Health (MDPH)

Early Childhood Education - MA (UK)

Education, International Post Graduate Certificate in (iPGCE )

English Studies - MA (online)

Health Informatics - MSc

Information Management (Professional Enhancement Programme) - MSc/Diploma/Cert

Information Systems (Professional Enhancement Programme) - MSc/Diploma/Cert

International Health Management and Leadership (Distance Learning) - MSc

International Health Technology Assessment - MSc

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

Librarianship (Prfessional Enhancement Programme) - MA/Cert/Diploma

Maternity Care - Cert/Diploma/MMedSci

Midwifery - Master/Cert/Diploma/MMid

Music Psychology in Education - MA

Psychology for Musicians - MA

Public Health - MPH

Speech, Cleft and - MSc/Postgraduate Diploma

Speech Difficulties - MSc/Diploma/Certificate

Statistics - Graduate Certificate

Statistics - MSc

Statistics with Financial Mathematics - MSc

Statistics with Medical Applications - MSc

Traditional Music of the British Isle - MA

Vision and Strabismus - MMedSci/Diploma/PG Cert

World Music Studies - MA

The Worldwide University Network

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The Worldwide Universities Network partners offer a range of collaboratively delivered masters programmes, allowing students to benefit from specialist expertise at more than one university.

Worldwide University Network distance and e-learning courses

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