Health Professions of Prevention Sciences

Elettrocardiogramma: risultati
Master programme
A.Y. 2020/2021
LM/SNT4 - Health professions for preventive care
Master programme
120
ECTS
Access
Limited enrollment with admission test
2
Years
Course location
Milano
Language
Italian

The master’s degree programme in Health Professions of Prevention Sciences is designed to provide graduate with the necessary training to:

  • employ specific scientific knowledge in relation to their professional role in order to make decisions concerning the organisation and management of health services supplied by professional healthcare personnel in the medical field within health facilities, including preventive and protection healthcare services and the Local Health Authorities;
  • employ the necessary health economics and business organisation skills in order to organise health services and manage the human and technological resources available, evaluating the cost/benefit ratio;
  • monitor specific sectors of the health organisation within the sphere of preventive healthcare make use of research methodologies and tools for the management of preventive healthcare services;
  • oversee the optimisation of all resources (human, technological, educational, financial) employed in preventive healthcare facilities;
  • plan and carry out educational initiatives in order to provide refresher and continuing training in relation to the relevant healthcare facilities;
  • develop teaching competences within their specific professional role through tutorials and the coordination of internships designed to provide basic, further and continuing training.

Graduates in Health Professions of Prevention Sciences can pursue careers in:

  • the management of preventive healthcare facilities (organisation/monitoring of facilities and provision of effective services);
  • university teaching: graduates can pursue a career in University teaching upon successful completion of any competitions set out in the regulations;
  • continuing training;
  • university research within their sphere of competence (upon successful completion of any competitions set out in the regulations).

Employment Statistics (Almalaurea)

Admission: Limited enrolment with admission test.

Admission without any supplementary exams for graduates

  • Environment and Workplace Prevention Techniques (Classe L/SNT4)
  • Health Assistance (Classe L/SNT4)
  • Methods of prevention in the environment
  • Health assistance

English language

Students are expected to attain level B1 proficiency in English.

Proficiency may be certified at the time of matriculation by submitting a certificate of level B1 language proficiency or better, or by sitting the SLAM (University Language Centre) placement test during the first year of studies only, between September and December. Students who do not pass the test must follow the SLAM language courses and obtain appropriate certification within the year the plan of study calls for a language exam.

Course, stage and workshops attendance: mandatory

Courses list

year
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Trainingship 1^ year 17 425 Italian MED/50
First semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Pre-professional Interdisciplinary Course I with elements of environmental and human sociology 13 104 Italian MED/42 MED/44 SPS/09 VET/06
- Economic sociology and sociology of work and organisations2
- Hygiene and public health2
- Occupational medicine8
- Parasitology and animal parasitic diseases1
Psychology applied to social relations, communication and group dynamics 8 64 Italian M-DEA/01 M-PSI/01 M-PSI/06 SPS/07
- Demology, ethnology and anthropology2
- General psychology2
- General sociology2
- Work and Organizational Psychology2
Second semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Basics and instruments of business economics applied to healthcare sector 5 40 Italian SECS-P/07
Health law and professional, ethical and legal liabilities 5 40 Italian IUS/07 IUS/13 MED/43
- Forensic medicine1
- International law2
- Labour law2
Informatics 3 24 Italian INF/01
Statistics and epidemiology 4 36 Italian MED/01 MED/42
- Hygiene and public health1
- Medical statistics3
Undefined
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
English assessment B1 (2 ECTS) 2 0 Italian
Study plan rules
Elettivi - Lo studente, al primo anno, deve altresì maturare 3 CFU in attività formative a scelta.
year
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Laboratories 2 30 Italian MED/44 MED/50
Trainingship 2^ year 13 325 Italian MED/50
First semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Applied research and quality assessment methodologies 9 72 Italian BIO/11 M-FIL/03 SECS-S/02 SECS-S/05
- Molecular biology2
- Moral philosophy1
- Social statistics2
- Statistics for experimental and technological research4
Design and management of educational processes 6 48 Italian M-PED/01
Planning, organisation and monitoring in healthcare organisations 6 48 Italian SECS-P/10
Pre-professional Interdisciplinary Course II 8 64 Italian MED/17 MED/42 MED/44 MED/50 VET/05
- Applied medical techniques1
- Hygiene and public health2
- Infectious diseases2
- Infectious diseases of domestic animals1
- Occupational medicine2
Second semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Professional management 6 48 Italian MED/44 MED/50 SPS/09
- Applied medical techniques2
- Economic sociology and sociology of work and organisations2
- Occupational medicine2
Conclusive activities
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Final exam 7 0 Italian
Study plan rules
Elettivi - Lo studente, al secondo anno, deve altresì maturare 3 CFU in attività formative a scelta.
Si consiglia vivamente di seguire la sequenza di esami prevista nei singoli semestri del piano di studi.
Location
Milano
Fees, scholarships and benefits

University fees

For students enrolled on bachelor’s, master’s and single cycle degree programmes are divided into two instalments of different amounts and with different payment deadlines:

  • the first, corresponding to the minimum amount, is the same for all students 
  • the second - technically referred to as an ‘all-inclusive fee’-  that is variable.

Students can also be entitled for tuition fee reductions such as:

More info at: Fees - current academic year

Scholarships and benefits

The University also provides a range of financial benefits to students meeting special requirements (merit, financial or personal conditions, international students), including: