Part time Bachelor in Health Sciences in Europe

Top Part time Bachelor Degrees in Health Sciences 2017 in Europe

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Bachelor Degree in Physiotherapy

The Department of European Studies “Jean Monnet“
Online & Campus Combined 3 years December 2017 Switzerland Locarno

Physiotherapy is an autonomous profession whose practitioners should work in an open and equal professional relationship with other health professionals. Physiotherapists assess patients and then plan and implement treatment using various forms of physical resources (movement, electricity, water, heat, minerals, mud, climatic conditions, ultrasound, laser) in cooperation with the patients or users and their families, under the supervision and under the direction of medical doctors-specialists in physical medicine and rehabilitation. The curriculum is adapted to the modern needs of the profession, is appropriate for the student's abilities and current needs of modern health care and health tourism. Duration of study: The course lasts for six (6) semesters. Three (3) academic years Credits: 180 ECTS [+]

Top Part time Bachelor Degrees in Health Sciences in Europe. Competency achieved upon completion of the proposed studies After completing three years or six semesters (180 ECTS) of undergraduate study in Physiotherapy, students will be competent to organize and implement models application of physiotherapy which are trained for independent work in medical institutions, health-rehabilitation centers, professional sport clubs and other facilities for health tourism. The Bachelor in physiotherapy qualify themselves with their education for participation in the rehabilitation team work through: - Assessment of the status of the user and the need for physiotherapy treatment - Conduct kinesiometry and other measurements in order to diagnose functions of the locomotor system - Planning and Programming physiotherapy treatments - The application of special physiotherapy treatments according to the needs of users - Evaluation of the effects of treatment - Participation in education physiotherapists and other health professionals - Participating in research in the field of physical therapy - Training for teamwork, especially for interdisciplinary model in solving users problems - Continue of their own education - Work on the improvement of the profession. Studies program should help future physiotherapists: - the acquisition of humanistic and holistic approach to the person who is in the treatment of physical therapy, - achieve sensitivity to individual needs and preferences, -in action according to established or identified needs, - to provide the skills, - the foundation of practice on knowledge, - to develop critical thinking, - to encourage interest in continuing professional development. - to encourage scientific research in the field of physiotherapy Linkage studies with basic and modern skills and profession The physical therapy profession involves care for persons of all ages in health. Physiotherapists are now far more than just a hospital staff responsible for carrying out the program prescribed by a doctor and therefore there is a growing need for advanced knowledge and learning about new technologies in the field of communication, assessment and treatment. [-]

Bachelor of Health

Macquarie University
Campus 3 years January 2017 Australia North Ryde

This degree explores the social, political, cultural, economic and environmental determinants and outcomes of health, locally and globally. With an interdisciplinary... [+]

Bachelor of Health

 

This degree explores the social, political, cultural, economic and environmental determinants and outcomes of health, locally and globally. With an interdisciplinary view of health and an integrated awareness of the determinants, distribution and consequences of health and ill-health in society, this degree offers a core set of units and electives from a wide variety of other fields.

 

Key features

This degree’s flexible structure lets you incorporate electives such as development studies, economics, Indigenous studies and politics into your degree. A health placement internship is completed in the final year, providing the opportunity for practical, workplace-based learning in a health-related field which is appealing to employers. Option to undertake a double degree with a Bachelor of Arts – Psychology or a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours). ... [-]

Human Medicine Bachelor Study Program

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences
Campus 6 semesters October 2017 Austria Krems

The Human Medicine master programme builds on the Health Sciences bachelor degree. Besides offering the scientific training required to enter the medical profession, the programme is geared towards providing the skills needed by independent practitioners. [+]

Top Part time Bachelor Degrees in Health Sciences in Europe. The Human Medicine master programme builds on the Health Sciences bachelor degree. Besides offering the scientific training required to enter the medical profession, the programme is geared towards providing the skills needed by independent practitioners. The curriculum also supports development of the core competences of medical experts – professional conduct, interdisciplinary collaboration and communicative abilities – and other key qualities required for a medical career. On completing their degree, graduates receive the academic title of doctor of medicine (Dr.med.univ.). This wide-ranging programme provides students with comprehensive expertise. Courses include a strong practical element and students get to grips with concrete medical issues at an early stage. The emphasis is on health science topics in a range of disciplines. An additional focus on technology and economics means that graduates will have developed strong interdisciplinary communication and problem-solving skills, and excellent clinical abilities. As a result they are ideally placed to assume the responsibilities of decision-makers in an advanced health care system. The programme’s distinctive practical element comes courtesy of our close relations with a network of university hospitals comprising facilities in St Pölten, Krems and Tulln. The Biomedical Engineering, Health Economics/Health Care Management and Applied Clinical Science electives give prospective physicians the opportunity to carry out specialist research into these topics during their degree. Assessment At the end of the programme, students are required to write a master thesis. They begin working towards the thesis in the first semester, when they present a synopsis of a study project. Students obtain specific methodological expertise during elective courses, and use this know-how to draft a study protocol which serves as the basis for their master thesis. The electives, which students select from a range of modules, lay the groundwork for the master thesis. The elective subjects are: - Biomedical Engineering - Health Economics/Health Care Management - Applied Clinical Science Master thesis supervisors, in consultation with the degree programme director, may require students to attend a voluntary elective with a workload of 10 ECTS credits, if this is essential for meeting the methods-based and content-related requirements of the master thesis project. Students may also choose to take voluntary electives (especially in the Biomedical Technology elective) subject to the approval of their thesis supervisor and the degree programme director. Curriculum The Human Medicine master programme builds on the Health Sciences bachelor degree, and also has a modular structure, with the timing and contents of each module designed to meet the requirements of cross-disciplinary learning. These requirements play an integral part in courses offered throughout the various semesters, creating a link to clinical practice and promoting the development of clinical skills. The modules in years 1 and 2 enhance clinical abilities and proficiency by means of small-group learning. The specific health topics covered in each course focus on the problems which human medicine experts frequently encounter in day-to-day practice. Students receive practical clinical training in the course of a 48-week internship in the third year of the programme. Courses focus primarily on clinical practice, and case studies are used to illustrate theory-based course contents. Small-group bedside teaching approaches enable students to carry out detailed, problem-based and patient-centred analysis of specific cases, as well as promoting professional conduct and interdisciplinary working practices. The objective is to help students to develop suitable reflective and decision-making capabilities, stamina, a feeling for psychological well-being and a strong sense of responsibility. The focus is also on enhancing the skills required to form interpersonal relationships, to recognise, understand and handle group dynamics, to manage tasks and responsibilities, as well as to identify and deal sympathetically with borderline situations and uncertainty. This in turn supports the students’ interpersonal and professional socialisation. The Interdisciplinary Approaches course concentrates on health economics and biomedical engineering topics such as procedural due process, process and quality management, analysis and discussion of health and social policy issues, health care planning, institutional matters and ethical questions. The aim is to teach professional conduct as defined by the CanMEDS Roles. Career Perspectives Thanks to the highly integrated, interdisciplinary structure of the Human Medicine programme, students acquire a unique skills portfolio that enables them to pursue a medical career. As fully qualified medical experts, programme graduates have first-class medical abilities, excellent communication skills, and can adopt collaborative, interprofessional working practices. However, graduates can also act as managers, trainers, academics, and advocates on health-care issues. The choice of electives allows students to acquire in-depth knowledge and specialist abilities tailored to the needs of tomorrow’s health system. This opens the door to an attractive career in some of the most important fields of modern medicine, including biomedical engineering, health management and clinical research. Entry requirements -Bachelor degree in Health Sciences from Karl Landsteiner University -Alternatively, an equivalent qualification in health sciences with a workload of at least 180 ECTS from a recognised Austrian or foreign higher education institution -Proof of German language proficiency with minimum level C1 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR): German-language secondary school Goethe-Zertifikat C1 issued by the Goethe Institut ÖSD Mittelstufe Deutsch certificate -Proof of English language proficiency with minimum level B2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) for the Biomedical Engineering and Health Care Management electives: IELTS (minimum score: 6.0) TOEFL (minimum score: 87) Cambridge: First Certificate in English (FCE) or an equivalent qualification [-]

Health Science Bachelor Study Program

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences
Campus 6 semesters October 2017 Austria Krems

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences is the first Austrian higher education institute to offer interdisciplinary medical degree programmes in line with the requirements of the Bologna model. The Health Sciences bachelor programme gives students the skills they need to enter new, cutting-edge health professions, and lays the foundations for developing medical expertise. [+]

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences is the first Austrian higher education institute to offer interdisciplinary medical degree programmes in line with the requirements of the Bologna model. The Health Sciences bachelor programme gives students the skills they need to enter new, cutting-edge health professions, and lays the foundations for developing medical expertise. The combination of courses in human medicine, biomedical engineering and health economics is designed to produce medical experts with state-of-the-art skills profiles. Thanks to a clearly structured curriculum aimed at nurturing professional qualities, programme graduates will have developed interdisciplinary communication and problem-solving skills, and are also in a position to identify and respond to health-related problems. They are able to work effectively in the highly complex public health sector, skilfully discuss problems and take appropriate responsive action. A fully integrated curriculum geared towards enhancing expertise in a diverse range of subjects gives students the interdisciplinary communication, professional and problem-solving skills they require to address medical, biomedical engineering and health economics issues. The Health Sciences bachelor programme is a prerequisite for entry to, but not a replacement for the Human Medicine master programme, which is designed to build on the knowledge acquired by Health Sciences programme graduates. Assessment At the end of the degree programme, students sit a final examination, and are required to write a bachelor thesis which may be used as the basis for their subsequent master thesis and the related synopsis. The bachelor thesis enables students to enhance and demonstrate their theoretical and methods-based skills in relation to medical practice. Students are also expected to show that they can employ appropriate, systematic approaches to produce an academic paper and present their findings – both orally and in writing – in accordance with academic practice. In addition, the structure of the paper should meet academic standards. Curriculum Courses focus primarily on clinical practice, and case studies are used to illustrate theory-based course contents. Small-group learning enables students to develop detailed, problem-centred and patient-focused approaches. Training in professional behaviour and conduct helps students to develop suitable reflective and decision-making capabilities, stamina, a feeling for psychological well-being and a strong sense of responsibility. The focus is also on enhancing the skills required to form interpersonal relationships, to recognise, understand and handle group dynamics, to manage tasks and responsibilities, as well as to identify and deal sympathetically with borderline situations and uncertainty. This in turn supports the students’ interpersonal and professional socialisation. Graduates of the programme are true medical experts, able to demonstrate outstanding medical expertise, clinical abilities and a professional attitude. They will have developed the core competences of modern-day medical practitioners: communication skills, team spirit and a professional mindset. However, graduates can also act as managers, trainers and advocates on health-care issues. Modular courses are offered in all semesters. The timing and content of these courses are designed to meet the requirements for interdisciplinary learning. The modules in years 1 and 2 are designed to promote several different kinds of expertise (basic knowledge, context, skills and abilities, and academic background). Year 3 prepares students for the Human Medicine master programme and training in clinical practice with a series of specialised courses focusing on medicine. The lead-up to these courses begins in semester 4, when students either take a preparatory course prior to a clinical placement and then complete a hospital internship, or gain experience of a particular occupation. Career perspectives The cross-disciplinary structure of the Health Sciences programme enables graduates to develop a unique skills set covering a highly diverse range of health topics. These skills provide an excellent foundation for training in health economics, which in turn opens up career opportunities in areas such as medical documentation. The combination of training in medical and biological principles with technological know-how paves the way for further qualifications in biomedical engineering. The blend of courses in medicine, technology and economics means that programme graduates will also be in strong demand in the pharmaceutical industry. Students aiming to enter specialised occupations such as medical documentation assistant and pharmaceutical adviser have the option of taking advanced electives in the course of writing their bachelor thesis. Entry requirements -Proof of general higher education entrance qualification The proof of general higher education entrance qualification may be fulfilled by one of the following certificates: secondary school-leaving examination (Matura) vocational matriculation examination (Berufsreifeprüfung) general university entrance examination for medical degree programmes (Studienberechtigungsprüfung Medizin) international secondary school-leaving examination that is considered equivalent to one of the aforementioned Austrian examinations: Latin: Proof of completion of a Latin course of at least 10 hours/week at a secondary school – if you cannot provide proof, you will be required to sit a supplementary examination in Latin before taking your bachelor examination Biology: Proof of completion of a biology course of at least one hour/week at a secondary school after the eighth year of compulsory education, or proof of a supplementary examination in biology pursuant to section 124a Universities Act (Universitätsgesetz) in conjunction with section 2 University Entrance Qualification Order 1998 -Proof of English language proficiency with minimum level B2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR): IELTS (minimum score 6.0) TOEFL (minimum score 87) Cambridge: First Certificate in English (FCE) or an equivalent qualification [-]

Bachelor of Health Care in Nursing (Registered Nurse)

Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences (SeAMK)
Campus 42 months September 2017 Finland Seinäjoki

The degree programme will qualify the student as a Registered Nurse (RN). The programme trains nurses who are the experts in nursing in different working environments. Their main task is to promote and maintain health and to prevent illness. They care for ill and suffering individuals, families and communities and also rehabilitate them. [+]

Top Part time Bachelor Degrees in Health Sciences in Europe. The degree programme will qualify the student as a Registered Nurse (RN). The programme trains nurses who are the experts in nursing in different working environments. Their main task is to promote and maintain health and to prevent illness. They care for ill and suffering individuals, families and communities and also rehabilitate them. ARE YOU INTERESTED IN: nursing in multicultural settings humane and social profession as Registered Nurse (RN) supporting, helping and caring for healthy and sick human beings in all ages using modern technology in nursing developing and researching nursing according to scientific methods achieving good skills both in English language and in Finnish language knowing the responsibilities of RN in nursing During your studies you will develop evidence-based theoretical thinking and practical skills in nursing. The programme includes supervised clinical practice according to EU-directives, partly conducted abroad. YOUR STUDIES INCLUDE COMPETENCE IN: acting ethically promoting and maintaining health doing practical nursing acts giving the right medication improving decision-making in nursing advising and guiding the patients interacting and co-operating in multiprofessional teams and with colleagues developing and researching nursing managing and planning in nursing organisations nursing in multicultural settings HOW ARE YOUR STUDIES ORGANISED? Your studies are full-time studies. The programme is taught and conducted in English, but it also includes studies in Finnish so that the foreign students will be able to use the Finnish language at the end of the education. Part of the practical training should be done in Finnish speaking organisation during the studies. Literature reviews, scientific articles and researches which are needed in the learning process are written mainly in English. The programme includes theoretical contact lectures as well as independent learning studies. Learning methods depend on the topics, eg. lab skills and virtual methods are used. Theoretical studies will be organized mainly at the School of Health Care and Social Work. You train nursing during the practical periods in different kind of nursing settings both in Finland and abroad for a total period of 50 weeks. During the practical training you combine theoretical and practical knowledge in nursing. JOB OPPORTUNITIES The degree programme gives excellent employment opportunities in the health care sector all around the world. In Finland Registered Nurses work in hospitals, health care centres, elderly homes, rehabilitation centres, in the private sector, in the voluntary sector and also as entrepreneurs. HOW TO APPLY? The next chance to apply for the Bachelor of Health Care, Nursing (Registered Nurse) is 10 - 25 January 2017 in the joint application at www.studyinfo.fi SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME At Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences, scholarships can be granted to students required to pay a tuition fee. The principles of the scholarship scheme of Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences are as follows: All first year students, who are required to pay a tuition fee, will be granted a scholarship, which covers 50% of the annual tuition fee. Scholarships for first year students will be paid by the last day of November. To be eligible for a scholarship after the first academic year the student must accrue: a minimum of 55 credits during the previous academic year in a Bachelor degree programme a minimum of 20 credits during the previous semester (half a year) in a Master degree programme The amount of the scholarship after the first academic year: 60 % of the annual tuition fee for students, who have accrued the credits mentioned above with the mean grade 3-5 (scale 0-5). 30 % of the annual tuition fee for students, who have accrued the credits mentioned above with the mean grade 1-2 (scale 0-5). Scholarships for continuing students will be paid by the last day of September each year. [-]

Bachelor in Physiotherapy

Hanze University of Applied Sciences - Groningen, the Netherlands
Campus 4 years September 2017 Netherlands Groningen

With a ​physiotherapy diploma, you have a broad future. In your native country as well as abroad you can start in a hospital, nursing home, rehabilitation centre or a medical day nursery. Or of course you could set up your own practice. Internationally, the Dutch training is highly regarded. [+]

Physiotherapy: www.hanzegroningen.eu/ip Health care appeals to you. You love working with people and you would like to mean something to them. You're a good listener, you find it easy to put yourself in other people's shoes and you have patience. Yet you also deliberately make a stand for yourself. You prefer keeping your options open and creating your own opportunities. Should you feel that all this applies to you, then Physiotherapy might be right up your street. With a ​physiotherapy diploma, you have a broad future. In your native country as well as abroad you can start in a hospital, nursing home, rehabilitation centre or a medical day nursery. Or of course you could set up your own practice. Internationally, the Dutch training is highly regarded. Programme overview Competence-based curriculum The study programme Physiotherapy is a professional allied health programme. In order to guarantee that your knowledge meets the criteria set by the professional field, these criteria are translated into competences. Your education revolves around the development of these competences. Examples of these competences are: working methodically and applying clinical-based thinking providing interested parties with information on prevention conducting research adopting a professional attitude communicating with others in your field, and with other health professionals. Study structure The Physiotherapy programme is a four-year programme (240 EC). Each year is divided into two semesters and each semester into two blocks. During these blocks, you will have approximately 17 contact hours per week; independent learning and practical training fill the remaining hours. The theoretical part is offered in small tutorial groups (12 students). An assessment takes place at the end of each block. Studying abroad As a member of the European Network of Physiotherapy Higher Education (ENPHE), the Bachelor programme of Physiotherapy is involved in the development of the European standard for physiotherapists. Due to this network you can acquire a truly international outlook: you may think, for instance, of exchange programmes with foreign Bachelor programmes. In this way you will have the opportunity to do internships abroad. Profession As a physiotherapist you work at the quality of life. A defective locomotor apparatus restricts people in their activities. It affects their freedom. Whether it is an old lady recovering from a hip operation, a construction worker with back complaints or a sportsman with an injury - all of them are hampered in their possibilities. In these cases, pain often plays an important part. As a physiotherapist, you have a number of techniques and instruments at your disposal to help the patients referred to you by their general practitioner and/or specialist. Sometimes you are able to remedy complaints, sometimes you may prevent them and sometimes you can assist people to manage optimally within their limitations. You assess the patients, make the physiotherapeutic diagnoses, draw up plans for treatment, attend to patients and give them information, for instance about exercises and prevention. Everything you do focuses on the human being behind the disorder. [-]

Bachelor in Physical Education and Sport

Charles University Faculty of Physical Education and Sport
Campus 3 years October 2017 Czech Republic Prague

Graduates from the course “Physical education and sport” are qualified and have the necessary competence to pursue professional careers in a wide range of activities related to physical education and sports, in sports clubs and athletic institutions, fitness centres, travel agencies, culture and leisure centres, municipal authorities, etc. [+]

Top Part time Bachelor Degrees in Health Sciences in Europe. Graduates from the course “Physical education and sport” are qualified and have the necessary competence to pursue professional careers in a wide range of activities related to physical education and sports, in sports clubs and athletic institutions, fitness centres, travel agencies, culture and leisure centres, municipal authorities, etc. A balanced structure of compulsory, additional and voluntary credit-earning subjects in social sciences and biomedicine, physical education didactics, selected sports disciplines including a series of regular and related practical training allows students to get thorough understanding of a comprehensive set of professional issues and make an informed choice of their line of study. Graduates from our bachelor courses may continue with advanced “Physical education and sports” studies to earn a masters degree. Description of the entrance examination and evaluation criteria The process of admission is conducted via a postal form. The Admission Committee decides on acceptance or non-acceptance without the applicant’s presence. The decision is based on the complete documents sent by the applicant, or on the results of the applicant’s discontinued studies at the Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, Charles University (UK FTVS). Conditions for admission The applicant is required to send an Application Form and a Letter of Motivation together with: a/ a sport doctor’s confirmation, b/ for the Bachelor study programme – a certificate of educational background, required by the Act on Higher Education (e.g. a national secondary school leaving exam certificate, or a ‘nostrification’ (Czech Republic recognition of secondary education), c/ curriculum vitae and a letter(s) of recommendation for study, d/ internationally recognised certificate(s) proving the applicant’s English language skills. Information on the exercise of graduates The graduate has gained the academic qualification and the required knowledge and comprehension of theories and methods of the study branch, is able to use the knowledge, which have been developed into professional competencies through an accomplishment, in the job as sports instructor, organiser in a sport organisation, etc., is able to develop suitable exercise programmes with the optimal physical and mental strain for different target groups or individuals, is able to collect and evaluate data of clients with help of relevant methods, and present them to the public and specialists in accordance with social, scientific, and ethical aspects.The learning outcomes gained in the subjects of humanities and biomedicine, in the didactics of physical education and sport will enable find a wide range of jobs in the labour market. [-]

Bachelor in Physiotherapy

Charles University Faculty of Physical Education and Sport
Campus 3 years October 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The graduate in physiotherapy is qualified for a paramedical health care profession. S/he is allowed to provide treatment within preventive, diagnostic, remedial and rehabilitation care, which can be provided in medical facilities of all types, including rehabilitation institutions and specialized departments, social care facilities, spas and sports facilities. [+]

The graduate in physiotherapy is qualified for a paramedical health care profession. S/he is allowed to provide treatment within preventive, diagnostic, remedial and rehabilitation care, which can be provided in medical facilities of all types, including rehabilitation institutions and specialized departments, social care facilities, spas and sports facilities. S/he is endowed with practical skills within the full extent of physiotherapy, acts independently and uses a broad spectrum of physiotherapeutic methods, including therapeutic procedures based on physical agents. S/he is able to assess the effect of the therapy applied. The therapist is endowed with knowledge and skills that comply with the WCPT regulations. Description of the entrance examination and evaluation criteria The process of admission is conducted via a postal form. The Admission Committee decides on acceptance or non-acceptance without the applicant’s presence. The decision is based on the complete documents sent by the applicant, or on the results of the applicant’s discontinued studies at the Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, Charles University (UK FTVS). Conditions for admission The applicant is required to send an Application Form and a Letter of Motivation together with: a/ a sport doctor’s confirmation, b/ for the Bachelor study programme – a certificate of educational background, required by the Act on Higher Education (e.g. a national secondary school leaving exam certificate, or a ‘nostrification’ (Czech Republic recognition of secondary education), c/ curriculum vitae and a letter(s) of recommendation for study, d/ internationally recognised certificate(s) proving the applicant’s English language skills. Information on the exercise of graduates The graduate in physiotherapy is qualified for a paramedical health care profession. S/he is allowed to provide treatment within preventive, diagnostic, remedial and rehabilitation care, which can be provided in medical facilities of all types, including rehabilitation institutions and specialized departments, social care facilities, spas and sports facilities. S/he is endowed with practical skills within the full extent of physiotherapy, acts independently and uses a broad spectrum of physiotherapeutic methods, including therapeutic procedures based on physical agents. S/he is able to assess the effect of the therapy applied. The therapist is endowed with knowledge and skills that comply with the WCPT regulations. [-]

Bachelor in Public Health

UNIVERSITATEA BABEȘ-BOLYAI
Campus 3 years October 2017 Romania Cluj-Napoca

Cluj School of Public Health is the only Public Health program taught completely in English in the entire Central and Eastern Europe. The program was designed in order to prepare independent professionals in the field of Public Health at the highest standards. The program is customized to cover every aspect of Public Health’s field, but is also allowing students to focus on their area of interest... [+]

Top Part time Bachelor Degrees in Health Sciences in Europe. Cluj School of Public Health is the only Public Health program taught completely in English in the entire Central and Eastern Europe. The program was designed in order to prepare independent professionals in the field of Public Health at the highest standards. The program is customized to cover every aspect of Public Health’s field, but is also allowing students to focus on their area of interest. Also, the program is highly competitive and challenging, but supportive and student-oriented, with experienced professors and mentors that offer a world-class education leading to successful graduates. It is a program designed to link learning, teaching and research, in a way in which theoretical knowledge can be applied. The program offers various career perspectives and professional opportunities in a new, dynamic and challenging field. This way, the program brings an interdisciplinary approach on Public Health tackling five major fields: Health Policy and Management, Social and Behavioral Health, Epidemiology, Statistics, and Environmental Health. The Program A rigorously structured academic curriculum which acquaintes students with the Public Health field, starting with the basic knowledge and offering along the way the possibility of a deeper understanding on specific areas of interest. A special designed program in which theoretical knowledge is inextricably linked with practical activities. A mentorship program to offer you support and advice on all aspects of your academic work. Innovative teaching and learning practices. The Facilities SPH’s library – includes over 1500 titles (books, periodicals, CDs and DVDs) covering a range of Public Health topics, being one of the largest Public Health libraries in Romania. A tailored working environment opened to students’ use. You can come whenever you want to work on your projects, learn, or simply interact with colleagues. Here you have access to computers and high-speed wireless network. An epidemiology research laboratory, where students can perform laboratory based research. Access to computers, network connections and technology that enables access to digital content, interactive methods of teaching and learning, and eliminates time and space constraints by allowing interaction with students and professors from universities around the world. Career opportunities Public Health is a new and exciting field that offers plenty of job opportunities to suit everyone’s interests, needs or skills. As a public health professional you will have a large offer of job perspectives, as well as the opportunity to work in a challenging and dynamic field. Public health is about preventing health problems before they happen. So, if you feel rewarded working towards improving your life and the life of those around you, then public health is the field for you. Depending on whether you like to work with numbers, answering questions through research or just love working with people, together with the knowledge and the skills acquired during the program, you can pursue a career in: Health policy and management, Health administration, Community and Behavioral Health, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Occupational and Environmental Health, Health Promotion [-]

Contemporary Approaches to Integrated Care & Service Delivery (Top-up) - BSc (Hons)

University of Bolton
Campus 1 - 3 years August 2017 United Kingdom Bolton

This top-up course is for staff working in health and social care and offers an opportunity to access degree-level studies through module credit accumulation. The course has a very flexible framework that can be adapted to fit your personal circumstances, employment and professional development, enabling you to develop a programme that is directly relevant to your professional role. This study route also provides the greatest flexibility for... [+]

Contemporary Approaches to Integrated Care & Service Delivery (Top-up) - BSc (Hons) This top-up course is for staff working in health and social care and offers an opportunity to access degree-level studies through module credit accumulation. The course has a very flexible framework that can be adapted to fit your personal circumstances, employment and professional development, enabling you to develop a programme that is directly relevant to your professional role. This study route also provides the greatest flexibility for accreditation of prior learning from ‘smaller’ units of learning. The course offers a broad range of specialist modules covering the practical skills and knowledge for professional practice. It also covers the theoretical framework through the study of research methods, clinical examination skills, leadership skills and legal, ethical and professional issues that are key transferable knowledge and skills to enable work both in Acute and Community Care. For all our professional development courses we are happy to accept self-funded or employer-funded applicants. All modules are included in the continuing professional development service level agreement with the NHS Health Education North West. Applicants should contact their manager to explore funding arrangements. About the course The Health and Community Studies Academic Group is clearly focused in its commitment to developing a health and social care workforce that can manage and achieve success in their lifelong personal and professional aspirations. The course is designed to provide you with the key transferable knowledge and skills required to work across both Acute and Community Care. It is a top-up degree programme and consists of 6 modules. Practice-based learning is integral to the programme and you will be drawing upon your practice placement experience within each module to enable you to apply theory to practice. In addition one of the key features throughout the course is that many of the sessions will be delivered by expert healthcare professionals and expert service users. The modules we offer for this programme are inspired by research for this curriculum development and supported by highly qualified and enthusiastic knowledgeable staff. Special features We currently recruit students to the existing undergraduate and professional development programmes from a range of backgrounds including nursing, midwifery, public health practice, allied health professions, ambulance personnel, local authority, assistant practitioners, mental health practitioners and support workers. The framework of the course provides the opportunity for students to study single stand-alone professional development modules at level HE6 to undertake a programme leading to BSc (Hons). This course is highly flexible and tailored to your individual learning requirements. What you will learn You will enhance your critical awareness of current issues within health studies and health and social care practice and develop an in-depth knowledge of a range of health and social care topics and the principles and theories which underpin them. You will achieve high levels of proficiency in the key skills relevant to your personal and professional development planning needs including team skills, problem solving, numeracy, oral and written communication skills, and information and communication technology. You will learn to take responsibility for the extension of your learning and to exercise independent judgement in the investigation, analysis and evaluation of health care fields that you perceive as relevant to your own practice and you will develop the confidence to apply your knowledge and reflect on experience in the independent critical analysis and evaluation of health and social care practice. You will also learn about the biological basis of disease and therapeutics and leadership concepts including theories and styles. You will enhance your research skills and learn to develop evidence-based concepts and explanations from law, psychology, social policy and sociology. You will also gain an insight into working within the community setting. What you will study You will study the core compulsory modules of 1) Clinical Examination Skills, 2) Biological Basis of Disease and Therapeutics, 3) Leading and Managing Teams, 4) Principles of Community Practice, 5) Research Proposal. You will also study a further elective module. There is a wide range of modules available from which you can choose such as: Legal, Ethical and Professional Issues; Multidisciplinary End of Life Care; Safeguarding Children; Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults; Care of the Older Person, Contemporary Approaches to Dementia Care; and Developing a Culture of Compassionate Care – to name but a few. Entry requirements You will need: - Current registration with a professional body, for example the Nursing and Midwifery Council, Health Professions Council or the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain; - Diploma in Nursing or equivalent; - Where applicable, evidence of sufficient experience in an occupational role; - A nomination or reference from the current or most recent employer \ manager or equivalent. For all applicants an essential part of the entry criteria is to attend an interview with the admissions tutor in order to explore with you where you may start on the programme. As a modular degree based on continuing professional development, it is essential that your prior experience and learning is considered when deciding on any advanced standing to which you may be entitled. This may be based on qualifications already gained through Accreditation of Prior Certificated Learning (APCL) or it may be based on making a claim for significant work experience, Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL). This process of granting an applicant appropriate advanced standing will be overseen by the Health Pathway Admissions team and APL Panel. If English is not your first language you will also normally need IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent). [-]

Healthcare Science - BSc (Hons)

Cardiff Metropolitan University
Campus 3 years August 2017 United Kingdom Cardiff

Our professionally accredited programme is specifically designed to enable students to develop, integrate and apply scientific knowledge and skills to the multi-disciplinary investigation of human health and disease. With elements of work-based training incorporated into every year of the programme, it is carefully tailored to prepare graduates for a career in the NHS. [+]

Top Part time Bachelor Degrees in Health Sciences in Europe. Tuition Fees are fully paid for those who successfully gain a place on this course. Healthcare Science is a dynamic and continually evolving discipline that requires highly trained individuals to perform an array of laboratory based techniques that contribute to the overall care and wellbeing of patients. Our professionally accredited programme is specifically designed to enable students to develop, integrate and apply scientific knowledge and skills to the multi-disciplinary investigation of human health and disease. With elements of work-based training incorporated into every year of the programme, it is carefully tailored to prepare graduates for a career in the NHS. The programme is closely linked with the workforce planning requirements for NHS Wales, therefore offering an enhanced level of employability. During the second year of study, students will specialise in one of the following disciplines: Blood Science, Cellular Science, Genetics Science or Infection Science. Successful graduates will also be eligible to apply for registration as a Biomedical Scientist with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), further enhancing the career opportunities. Due to this programme being NHS funded, unfortunately deferred applications cannot be considered. ​Course Content​ Students will graduate with one of the following awards: - BSc (Hons) Healthcare Science (Blood Science) - BSc (Hons) Healthcare Science (Cellular Science) - BSc (Hons) Healthcare Science (Genetics Science) - BSc (Hons) Healthcare Science (Infection Science) If competition for certain specialisms should arise, academic achievement, the outcome of an interview process and student CV will be taken into account. Learning & Teaching​ A range of teaching and learning methods are employed throughout the programme. These include lectures, tutorials, workshops and a significant number of laboratory-based practical sessions. The Blackboard VLE is also used to provide students with key information relating to programme modules, careers advice information and administrative information relating to their programme of study. All students are assigned a personal tutor when they first enrol, who will remain their tutor and provide pastoral support throughout their studies. Students produce a PDP (Personal Development Portfolio) during year one, and the personal tutorial system encourages students to continue to develop their interpersonal and reflective skills throughout their studies. We are proud of our ‘Open Door Policy’ which encourages students to contact staff for advice and guidance whenever they require it. Assessment You are continually assessed through examinations, coursework and portfolio assignments, case studies and in the final year, a work based research dissertation/scientific poster presentation. In addition, whilst undertaking work based training, students are required to complete a Healthcare Science Practitioner Training Manual and the Institute of Biomedical Science pre-registration portfolio for the Certificate of Competence. [-]

Professional Bachelor in Physiotherapy

Latvian Academy of Sport Education
Campus 4 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

To provide professional studies in rehabilitation field corresponding to Latvia state economic and social needs, providing it with qualified and professionally trained physiotherapy specialists. [+]

Programme aims: To provide professional studies in rehabilitation field corresponding to Latvia state economic and social needs, providing it with qualified and professionally trained physiotherapy specialists. Final examinations: Practical examination Theoretical examination Diploma paper Bachelor paper Further education possibility: Professional Master higher education programme „SPORT SCIENCE” [-]

Bachelor in Medicine, profile Global Health

University of Groningen
Campus 3 years September 2017 Netherlands Groningen

The Bachelor's profile Global Health in Groningen is an international Bachelor's degree in Medicine. You will pay attention to different aspects of global health, such as emerging diseases [+]

Bachelor in Medicine, profile Global HealthLanguage: English (100%)

The Bachelor's profile Global Health in Groningen is an international Bachelor's degree in Medicine. You will pay attention to different aspects of global health, such as emerging diseases, different health care systems and nutrition.

The programme is multidisciplinary and patient-centred. As a student of this programme you can participate in a Junior Scientific Master class.

The programme is taught in English. However, as a Bachelor's student you need to learn the Dutch language as the subsequent Master's programme is taught in Dutch. In this Master's programme you work in the hospital to obtain your medical degree. After this, you can train to become a medical specialist or a medical researcher.... [-]


Bachelor of Cosmetology

College of Education and Therapy in Poznań
Campus 4 years October 2017 Poland Poznań

The College of Education and Therapy offers 4-year higher vocational studies, with a practical profile in the area of cosmetology. Graduates of these studies receive a bachelorʼs degree. The choice of subjects taught during the course ensures that during eight semesters of study students acquire attractive qualifications and a wide scope of practical skills. [+]

The College of Education and Therapy offers 4-year higher vocational studies, with a practical profile in the area of cosmetology. Graduates of these studies receive a bachelorʼs degree. The choice of subjects taught during the course ensures that during eight semesters of study students acquire attractive qualifications and a wide scope of practical skills. The objective of cosmetology studies is to train specialists-cosmetologists with an extensive theoretical and practical knowledge to enable them to perform selected cosmetic procedures (including skin revitalisation, anti-ageing procedures and skin improvement), select cosmetics and identify their application on the basis of pharmacological knowledge as well as the use devices used in cosmetic procedures. As part of the course, students acquire practical skills in the area of improvement of physiological condition of the body and work in close co-operation with medical staff (dermatologist, alergologist, plastic surgeon) during skin care procedures performed on diseased skin. Graduates can find employment not only in beauty salons, but also in cosmetic laboratories, cosmetic departments of pharmacies and centres of sports recovery. Professional knowledge also allows them to organise, establish, equip and run a cosmetic practice. In response to the demands of the market the College embraces new technologies and innovations in cosmetology. We co-operate with companies manufacturing and distributing modern cosmetics and equipment. Training courses and cosmetic presentations take place thanks to co-operation with such cosmetic brands as Clarena, Farmona, Fenice, Yasumi, Vanite and Blomdhal. The launching of the cosmetology programme at the College of Education and Therapy in Poznań and introduction of certified workshops and seminars, apart from the basic curriculum of studies, is a response to changing challenges of the labour market. There is a growing demand for specialists in cosmetology, health care and beauty in Poland. The market of cosmetic products and services has recently been one of the most dynamic in Poland and in the world. The number of beauty salons, spas and fitness clubs is increasing. They answer to a growing demand for this kind of service. Cosmetic treatments these days are much more difficult than they used to be. Apart from popular procedures, most beauty salons offer specialist treatments which require professional knowledge certified by diplomas. Professionals looking after the health and beauty of other people must have sound medical knowledge in anatomy, physiology, biology, dermatology and civilisation-related diseases. By taking part in workshops and seminars: you will get four additional certificates with your graduation diploma, you will get to know modern devices used in physiotherapy and aesthetic medicine thanks to modern training rooms and highly qualified staff running practical classes in cosmetology lab, you will meet specialists such as cosmetologists, dermatologists, physicians in aesthetic medicine, biotechnologists, physiotherapists. [-]

Bachelor of Dental Hygiene

College of Education and Therapy in Poznań
Campus 4 years October 2017 Poland Poznań

The College of Education and Therapy offers 4-year vocational studies in dental hygiene. The graduates receive a bachelor’s degree. The subjects taught during the course ensure that during eight semesters students acquire attractive qualifications and a wide scope of practical skills. [+]

Top Part time Bachelor Degrees in Health Sciences in Europe. The College of Education and Therapy offers 4-year vocational studies in dental hygiene. The graduates receive a bachelor’s degree. The subjects taught during the course ensure that during eight semesters students acquire attractive qualifications and a wide scope of practical skills. Students finish after passing all semesters, after which they write a bachelor thesis and take a diploma examination. Dental hygiene studies prepare the students to carry out hygiene and prevention procedures, in particular the examination of the oral cavity, preventive and cosmetic dental procedures, dental health education and promotion of oral health, independent work in education of children and adults as well as oral hygiene instruction. Dental hygiene studies are based on modern medical knowledge including, apart from oral hygiene, beauty and health procedures, the aim of which is ensuring a natural and attractive appearance, good well-being and protection against the destructive effect of the environment, lifestyle and changes taking place as a result of diseases. Dental hygiene work uses the concepts of psychology, pedagogy and sociology in prevention of diseases and development of pro-health behaviour and includes running training for dental nurses and dental assistants with secondary education. A graduate of dental hygiene studies is professionally prepared to the challenges of the ever changing labour market. The studies are set within the area of education in medical sciences, health sciences and physical culture sciences. A graduate has inter-disciplinary preparation in three areas: medicine and dentistry, psychology and education, and economics and marketing. A graduate should be able to use a foreign language according to the requirements of the B2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages of the European Council and use specialist language in order to cope in the European labour market and to extend his or her skills on the basis of generally available specialist knowledge included in online periodicals on the Internet. [-]