Postgraduate distance learning courses

Advance your career from any location with an internet connection. Our postgraduate distance learning courses give you access to internationally-renowned academics and innovative learning materials.

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Distance learning postgraduate courses by subject

Health and medicine, health technology
Speech and science communication
Library and information management

Why distance learning?

World-class lecturers brought to you

Learn from internationally-renowned academics and use innovative learning materials. Resources could include: specially commissioned learning materials, books, journals and multimedia resources.

Join an international community

Stay in regular contact with tutors and other students from all over the world through email, forums and discussions.

Learn while working

Advance your career while you work.

Flexible study

Study anywhere in the world, and at a time that suits you.

Weekly online events

Attend an online event when it suits you, all year round, as an alternative to an open day.

Every Wednesday, Sheffield Live sessions cover different aspects of University life. You can also meet your department and learn more about studying your subject.