Course Structure

The Certificate program is offered by Distance Learning on a part-time basis, running for a period of eight months. 

Delivery of the program will involve a variety of teaching methods, including lectures in electronic format, online tutorials, web-based materials, paper-based reading, and an on-line discussion forum.

  • Each of the seven Program modules will consist of lectures in electronic format, supported by directed private study, and will include self-assessment elements
  • Lectures will consist of online lectures by leading experts in the field
  • Lecture material will be supplemented by a program of directed study, including review papers and original research publications
  • Students will be provided with a comprehensive portfolio of reading material in electronic format as part of the registration fee.