Courses at Institute of Health Care B.Sc. (Hons) Environmental Health and B.Sc. (Hons) Mental Health Nursing are two of the courses which will commence this October.
Those students who successfully complete the first two years of the Environmental Health programme, may be given the possibility of branching into Nutrition or Dietetics both of which are potentially good employment areas.
The B.Sc. Mental Health Nursing Studies programme will address all aspects of psychiatry, psychology, sociology, psychiatric nursing and personal development necessary to prepare sophisticated and highly professional graduates in mental health nursing.  Those interested in following this programme must have the University entry requirements or be able to apply under the maturity clause (23 years or older).  They must have a strong sense of caring, be highly motivated and able to use their own initiative.  An open public meeting is being held at the Institute of Health Care, St Luke's Hospital at 0900hrs on 4 August, 2004.  All interested persons are welcome.  For further details, telephone Isabelle Farrugia on 25951831.

Other courses at I.H.C. are: Diploma in Nursing (limited to a maximum of 30 students); B.Sc. (Hons) Communication Therapy; B.Sc. (Hons) Medical Laboratory Science; B.Sc. (Hons) Nursing; B.Sc. (Hons) Physiotherapy (limited to a maximum of 15 students)
B.Sc. (Hons) Radiography; Post Qual. Diploma in Health Services Management; M.Sc. in Nursing/Midwifery Studies.

21 July 2004