Master 1 and 2

Courses at School of Medecine, University of Rennes 1

Master 2 MPCE in Modelling in Clinical Pharmacology and Epidemiology (co-accredited with Nantes, Brest, Angers and Tours Universities) – in French

Course objective: Advanced statistical methods in epidemiology and clinical pharmacology.
Duration: 1 academic year, 4 months of academic teaching and 5 to 6 months of internship.
Admission requirements: graduates with academic backgrounds in biostatistics, epidemiology, clinical research, computer langages.
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Courses at EHESP School of Public Health

EHESP School of Public Health offers several courses in the field of environmental health, each with its specific recruitment criteria and career opportunities.

Master of Public Health (MPH): specialization in “Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences” – in English

Course objective: Understanding local and global environment-related threats.
Duration: 1 academic year
Admission requirements: graduates with academic backgrounds in life/health science or environmental science.
The MPH brings together students with various backgrounds from all over the world and this specialization allows students to acquire a strong expertise in risk assessment and threat prevention related to life environments, with an added international dimension.
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Master 2 in public health and environmental risks (co-accredited with Paris 5, Paris 11 and Nancy 1 Universities) – in French

Course objective: Expertise in risk assessment for threat prevention in life environments.
Duration: 1 academic year, 4 months of academic teaching and 5 to 6 months of internship.
Admission requirements: professionals or graduates with academic backgrounds in life/health science or environmental science, willing to strengthen their skill in environmental public health (epidemiology, statistics, toxicology, risk assessment methods). Career opportunities include study, consulting or expertise activities (‘professional’ pathway) or research (‘research’ pathway in laboratories, agencies or companies).
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EHESP Health Engineering diploma (IGS) – in French

Course objective: Scientific and technical expertise for risk management – from decision-making support to implementation.
Duration: 12 months
Admission requirements: graduate engineers coming from various specializations. Students are awarded a specialization diploma recognized by the French Ministry of Higher Education.
EHESP Environmental Health Engineers are high-level specialists who demonstrate a wide scientific, administrative and technical expertise both in the identification of the chemical, biological or physical threats resulting from our environment and in the design and implementation of prevention and risk management tools.
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Advanced Master in Health and Environment: challenges for industrial and local development (co-accredited with Mines ParisTech) – in French

Course objective: Understanding the environmental and health impacts of economic and local planning decisions in order to conduct projects with an integrated vision of the challenges involved.
Duration: 12 or 22 months as a “work-study program”. 550 teaching hours and a 5-month professional mission leading to the writing of a professional thesis.
Admission requirements: professionals or graduates (with a master course level, or less if they have professional experience) with various profiles – urban planning, medicine, business schools, engineering, pharmacy, environmental science, political science, architecture… – willing to broaden their knowledge and skills in environment and/or public health in order to work in an interdisciplinary context.
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