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After graduating high school, many people from all around the world enroll in a college or university with the hope of obtaining a bachelor’s degree. Bachelor’s degrees are internationally acknowledged academic achievements that are typically earned after about four years of close study of a given topic.

Just what is a bachelor’s degree? Bachelor’s in Health degree programs vary considerably in terms of content and curriculum. The two most popular bachelor’s degree designations are the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Science. Both are typically four-year undergraduate degrees. However, the Bachelor of Arts is more likely to encompass a broad educational foundation, while the Bachelor of Science typically involves more thorough study of a particular subject matter.

Bachelor’s degrees in Health are widely believed to enhance one’s career opportunities and earning potential in the medical field. They are also prerequisites for master’s degrees in health studies, which are required for some medical jobs.

Bachelor’s in Health programs vary broadly in terms of how much they cost. Because tuition rates fluctuate based on where the school offering a program is located and how prestigious that school is, those seeking entry to a specific program should contact the school offering it directly for accurate enrollment information.

Many quality schools across the globe offer online bachelor’s degrees in health, and prospective students can get in contact with many of these schools and programs through our database. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Bachelor in Public Health

University of Tampa College of Natural and Health Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Tampa

The B.S. in Public Health degree program is designed for students primarily interested in the improvement of health and prevention of disease and disability. The program mission is to improve health [+]

Bachelor of Science in Public Health

The B.S. in Public Health degree program is designed for students primarily interested in the improvement of health and prevention of disease and disability. The program mission is to improve health throughout the lifespan. The program focuses on:

Identifying social and behavioral determinants of health, Developing and evaluating interventions and policies leading to the improvement of population health, and Preparing professionals for leadership positions in advocacy and public health service.

Upon completion of the program, students will be well qualified for graduate studies and/or leadership roles in public and private organizations. These organizations may include hospitals, group practices, community health centers, and community-based nonprofit organizations, public and private corporations, foundations, workplaces, schools, colleges, and local, state and federal public health agencies.... [-]


Bachelor in Biomedical Sciences (BSc)

Middlesex University London
Campus Full time 3 years August 2017 United Kingdom London

Our BSc Biomedical Science Degree with Honours course appeals to students with a science background who are interested in a career in hospital laboratories... [+]

Bachelor in Biomedical Sciences (BSc)

Our BSc Honours Biomedical Science degree course appeals to students with a science background who are interested in a career in hospital laboratories, scientific research or further study.This is a dynamic course taught by enthusiastic lecturers and backed by experts in the field. Our labs and teaching rooms are new and built to our own specification to ensure that you have the best possible experience, and we have capped the number of students we take to ensure small classes receiving a personally tailored learning experience.The degree is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science, giving students a professional qualification that can take them onto a recognised career path.Middlesex recently opened its state-of-the-art bioanalytical laboratories for teaching and research. With investment totalling £3 million the facilities match, and in some cases surpass, those offered at UK medical schools.The labs provide the next generation of scientific instrumentation for molecular analysis, post the genomic era - in line with the new focus in scientific research on protein-hunting rather than gene-hunting.As well as being used by undergraduate and postgraduate students, they will be used by academic and research staff who continue to pioneer research particularly into developing affordable treatment for AIDS-related cancer patients in third world countries.Some of the main features of the new laboratories are:... [-]


Bachelor of Nursing Science

St. Theresa International College
Campus Full time 4 years June 2017 Thailand Nakon Nayok

Our Bachelors of Nursing Science program shall empower you to make the right decisions for improving the health of your patients. The program shall help you acquire all the skills needed to guide, support, treat and rehabilitate the patients you serve. [+]

Bachelor Degree 2017. Do you have a passion for saving lives? Our Bachelors of Nursing Science program shall empower you to make the right decisions for improving the health of your patients. The program shall help you acquire all the skills needed to guide, support, treat and rehabilitate the patients you serve. Being one of the longest-running programs at St Theresa International College, you will have the opportunity to learn from our well-experienced and well-renowned faculty in a truly inspiring environment. What will I learn? The program is designed to prepare nurses for a variety of healthcare settings – from hospitals and clinics, to private practices and community agencies. It shall help you acquire the knowledge and skills needed to make significant contributions to the profession of nursing in order to achieve the optimal health of the population. The curriculum includes a biological and philosophical foundation with emphasis on health care development and community engagement. Courses are delivered by our nationally-recognized faculty and takes advantage of our outstanding laboratories and hospital simulation facilities. Throughout the program, you will be immersed in practical training designed to physically, mentally, emotionally, socially and spiritually mold you into a highly qualified nursing professional. Your practicum courses shall be hosted at numerous hospitals where you will acquire essential on-the-job experiences. Numerous classroom activities are arranged for you to develop team working skills that are needed for effective and efficient treatment of patients. For the first year of the program, you shall be immersed in intensive English language training which shall be crucial for effective communication and collaboration with multinational patients, health professionals and policy makers. Within the final year of the program, you will be required to complete a 6-week internship at hospital wards or departments of your choosing. Here you will learn to work with patients of all ages and cultural backgrounds throughout their road to recovery. The Possibilities Are Endless After graduating from the program, you will have acquired all the necessary knowledge and experiences needed to pass the official Nurse Licensing Examination. Over 70% of our graduates of 2014 have successfully passed their licensing exam in their first attempt, with 100% of them securing job positions at premier institutions. We take pride in the fact that students of the Faculty of Nursing Science are in such demands that many well-known hospitals throughout Thailand would offer working contracts/scholarships to selected 3rd and 4th year undergraduates. Careers Nurse for public or private hospitals Occupational Health Nurse Nurses for special agencies such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Nurse for health care services such as clinics, beauty spa and infant welfare centers Nursing academic for educational institutes Accreditation Our Bachelors of Nursing Science program is approved and accredited by Thailand’s Nursing and Midwifery Council and The Office of The Higher Education Commission. We continuously collaborate with Thailand’s Nursing and Midwifery Council to enhance the quality of the program, and to ensure that our nursing graduates are able to lead the delivery of high quality health care to the global community. We have partnered with numerous hospitals and medical centers to connect our talented nursing students to internships in Thailand’s dynamic medical sector. It’s our honor and privilege to work with these remarkable organizations in offering this essential opportunity for real world practice to our students. Before You Apply Applicants must have successfully completed high school (M.6) or equivalent – majoring in Science and Mathematics. Applicants should have satisfactory proficiency in English language. Applicants must be of good moral character and psychological capacity, and no contagious diseases. Must be no less than 155 cm. tall and weigh over 40 kg. Applicants should forward to us the below listed documents: Completed application form and fees. Certified true copy official transcript of records. Certified true copy of National ID card or passport. Two (2) recently taken 2×2 inch photographs. Certified true copy of name change certificate (if any). [-]

Degree Speech Therapy

Universidad Santa Paula
Campus Full time 32 months February 2017 Costa Rica San José

Language Therapist graduate of the University Santa Paula is a professional health area which is formed from a humanistic integral approach with great respect for diversity and responsive to the needs of society. [+]

Who is a speech therapist? The Speech Therapist graduate of the University Santa Paula is a professional health area which is formed from a humanistic integral approach with great respect for diversity and responsive to the needs of society. This professional is responsible for communication Promote health, prevent the emergence of conditions that may cause damages in communication or language; also detect, evaluate, diagnose and intervene communication disorders, language (oral and written), speech, voice, oral and pharyngeal function in children population, adolescent, adult and older adult. The speech therapist has knowledge to serve all populations with any difficulty communicating what can be generated by different causes such as neurological, structural or anatomical of fonoarticuladores organs, genetic or hereditary causes, causes syndromic, cronopatías, or causes sensory type. LABOUR CAMPOS Hospitals (Mexico, HNN, CENARE, INS, CIMA, etc.) public and private schools with regular or special education. Rehabilitation centers. Nursing homes. Hearing and language centers. private clinics. Surgeries privately. ACTIVITIES Joint disorders Disorders levels of language (do not know what is a comb) Diagnosis of disorders such as: organic cause Voice disorders or dysphonia Functional causes (trauma) Disorders in reading and writing Teaching deaf children to speak and people with impaired hearing organ. Therapy for people with aphasia (effusion) / dysarthria. Speech disorders Engines (feeding techniques) Therapy for people with neurodegenerative diseases Communicative Health Promotion and Prevention alterations that may affect communication, language, speech and voice. Determine the use of techniques that enable users in verbal and non-verbal level. Disorders in speech fluency and stuttering, tachylalia and bradilalia. Therapist profile Upon completion of studies, speech therapist has the knowledge both human communication and its disorders. Education: academic training and practical training. Contemplate multidisciplinary aspects. [-]

Bachelor of Nutrition and Food Sciences

University of South Australia
Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Adelaide + 1 more

With the increasing awareness of the importance of food and nutrition to health, our graduates are in strong demand. This program prepares you to work in the health and food industry developing innovative foods, promoting and managing diets and lifestyles for optimum health and conducting research for enhanced wellbeing. You will have the chance to choose between two streams – nutrition or food science. [+]

Bachelor Degree 2017. With the increasing awareness of the importance of food and nutrition to health, our graduates are in strong demand. This program prepares you to work in the health and food industry developing innovative foods, promoting and managing diets and lifestyles for optimum health and conducting research for enhanced wellbeing. You will have the chance to choose between two streams – nutrition or food science. The first two years of the program explore both streams through studies in fundamental sciences linked to food and nutrition, health studies, food sciences and human nutrition. In the third year, subjects focus on your chosen stream. [-]

Bachelor in Medicine, profile Global Health

University of Groningen
Campus Full time 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.... [-]


Biomedical Informatics

Duoc UC
Campus Full time 4 years February 2017 Chile Santiago

A Technician in Biomedical Informatics is a trained professional that can work in health institutions in the public and private sector. These professionals will design information systems linked to the decision making applying national and international health standards for coding, imaging, supply, and system development, among others. [+]

Bachelor Degree 2017. School of Health The School of Health at Duoc UC offers careers with a human, modern, dynamic, innovative and decisive vision of health problems, with a strong ethical basis and using the most modern clinical simulation centers of the country. The school also delivers the tools that allow students to become the best specialist in the area. Biomedical Informatics A Technician in Biomedical Informatics is a trained professional that can work in health institutions in the public and private sector. These professionals will design information systems linked to the decision making applying national and international health standards for coding, imaging, supply, and system development, among others. These professionals can also advise on the development of health information applications and computing architecture. Likewise, they can serve in consulting and project implementation organizations related to health issues as process analyst, project manager, planning and implementing of health systems. Professional Title: Degree in Biomedical Informatics How to apply First, check that your home university or polytechnic institute has an ongoing exchange agreement with Duoc UC. Thoroughly research your prospective courses. Most of our programs are in Spanish; therefore make sure you have sufficient proficiency in this language for your classes. We do offer a free 44 hour Spanish course for all non-native Spanish speakers, but in order to successfully complete your courses we advise at least an intermediate Spanish level. For non-Spanish speakers, Duoc UC also offers the Tourism and Hospitality Program, fully taught in English Required documents Download and fill in the application form Transcripts Letter of motivation Copy of your passport Enrollment certificate Nomination letter from home institution Once you have all the documentation, please have the coordinator of international relations at your home institution send a digital version to Maria Jimenez mjimenezt@duoc.cl Please bear in mind that after receiving your documentation it can take up to a month for us to process it and send you an answer, due the large amount of documentation we receive during the admission periods. Application deadlines 15 August– 15 October*: application for the first semester, March – July term 15 February – 15 April*: application for the second semester, August – December term *We advise students with Chinese nationality to apply as soon as the application period begins since the visa procedure can take up to six months. Acceptance letter A month after the application period ends, students will be informed via e-mail whether they have been accepted or not. In the case of being accepted, a hard copy of the acceptance letter will be sent to the International Student Officer of the student’s home institution. [-]

Bachelor of Health Care in Nursing

JAMK University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time August 2017 Finland Jyväskylä

Meet people from around the world, learn about different cultures and at the same time study to be a competent nurse! You will learn to plan, implement and develop health-promoting, preventative, healing and rehabilitative work in health care. You can work in basic health care, social welfare or specialised health care, private companies, organisations, international positions in the field or as an entrepreneur. [+]

About the Program Degree: Bachelor of Health Care Training type: Full-time studies Length: 210 credits Annual intake: 40 Application period: 10 Jan 2017 - 25 Jan 2017 Meet people from around the world, learn about different cultures and at the same time study to be a competent nurse! You will learn to plan, implement and develop health-promoting, preventative, healing and rehabilitative work in health care. You can work in basic health care, social welfare or specialised health care, private companies, organisations, international positions in the field or as an entrepreneur. Content of the Nursing Studies The nursing studies are based on a personal study plan, which allows you to build your own career path. The education in Degree Programme in Nursing is highly esteemed and meets the strict quality requirements set in the EU legislation - A Bachelor of Health Care is a Registered Nurse. Practical training, which represents one third of the nursing studies, is implemented in several phases in various health care environments. This allows you to acquire a deep understanding and a wide view of the different possibilities that a career in nursing can offer. Part of the practical training can also be completed abroad. Basic Studies Entrepreneurship and innovation Research studies Language studies Common basic courses in health and social studies Clienthood in the field of health and social services Health promotion and well-being Professional Studies Evidence based nursing Health promotion Clinical nursing Family oriented nursing Multiprofessional nursing Implementation of the Studies The studies are very practically-oriented and contain lectures, exams, group work, online studies, practical training that promotes vocational skills and participation in working-life projects. We offer modern healthcare lab environments where you learn skills, knowledge and decision-making together with our teachers, experts and fellow multi-professional students. Applicant's Health Issues The person applying for a place to study health and social studies (Nursing) must meet certain health requirements to be able to study and work in the field. The applicant should consider the following points: studying and working in this field requires a good mental health diseases of the locomotive organs, chronic skin diseases, and allergies may constitute a problem during the studies or later in actual work, and diseases transmitted through blood may restrict the possibilities to work in the field this field is not suitable for people with alcohol or substance abuse problems Eligibility for Further Studies After graduation as Bachelor of Health Care and three years of relevant work experience, you will be eligible for the master's degree programmes offered by Finnish universities of applied sciences. You can also develop additional competences through participation in continuing education programmes, which can be completed while working. If you consider a career in teaching, you can apply for admission to the Teacher Education College. The graduates of the master's degree programmes offered by Finnish universities of applied sciences are eligible for admission to post-graduate studies at universities. The universities set their admission criteria individually for each case. Skills Needed in Nursing Studies You are expected to have good English skills actively plan your studies be interested in co-operation with other people have good social skills. Career Opportunities As a nurse, you can work in nursing specialist positions, for example, at the receptions and wards of health care centres, in home care, in companies of the nursing and caring field, specialised health care clinics, wards, operating rooms, mental health offices and international tasks. Student Testimonial "JAMK has taught me the many practical skills and educational knowledge for my future profession as a registered nurse. From my point of view, the educational process of JAMK University of Applied Sciences has worked extremely well to prepare me for the tasks I will be performing in my future position." You Chen, Class of 2015 How to Apply Apply online www.studyinfo.fi 10 – 25 January 2017 by 3:00 p.m. Finnish time (UTC+2). Applicants applying with non-Finnish qualifications must send the required enclosures to their first-preference UAS admission services by 8 February 2017 by 3:00 p.m. Finnish time (UTC+2) at the latest. Required enclosures: copies of the original degree certificates (high school/secondary school) authorised translation of the certificate if needed (in English, Finnish or Swedish, the translation must have the translators' signature and stamp) All eligible applicants are invited to entrance examinations. Invitations to entrance examination or decisions on eligibility are sent by email in the end of March. Entrance examinations are arranged in April. The invitation letter (email) will include all the details about time, location, and special arrangements. Results are announced on 30 June 2017, at the latest. If you are admitted, start visa/residence permit application procedure (if needed) immediately at the beginning of June. If you are admitted, you must confirm your study place by 14 July 2017 by 3:00 p.m. Finnish time (UTC+2), at the latest. If you do not return the form on time, you will lose the study place. If you have applied with an upper secondary education completed in Finland (suomalainen ylioppilastutkinto tai ammatillinen tutkinto), please send a copy of your educational certificate(s) to us by 14 July 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at the latest. Please remember that your admission is conditional until your relevant original certificates have been checked. The polytechnic/UAS may withdraw the admission if an applicant has given false information or has forged document(s). Studies will begin in the middle of August 2017. Please, arrive to Jyväskylä by that time! Concerning the Degree Programme in Nursing JAMK may require a criminal record from the students whose practical training includes working with minors (under 18 year olds). Furthermore, please check the health requirements in DP in Nursing. We communicate by email, so please remember to type your email address correctly into your application! Check your email regularly, including your spam and junk folders. Notice, that there is tuition fee for NON-EU/EEA-citizens. Lukuvuosimaksuja ei ole suomalaisille tai muiden EU-maiden kansalaisille! [-]

Bachelor - Sport Studies

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

Formerly known as Sports, Health and Management. Starting next academic year, the new name for the bachelor programme Sports, Health and Management will be Sport Studies. [+]

Bachelor Degree 2017. Sports, Health and Management: www.hanzegroningen.eu/shm Formerly known as Sports, Health and Management. Starting next academic year, the new name for the bachelor programme Sports, Health and Management will be Sport Studies. Hanze UAS is part of a conglomerate of eight national universities of applies sciences, that have levelled the playing field of sports education. To provide prospects, current students, stakeholders and the professional field with a less ambiguous message concerning the content of our programme, all sport related studies within the Netherlands have changed their name accordingly. Sport Studies at Hanze UAS in Groningen is a three year bachelor's programme that teaches students to be a skilled sports professional. If you are passionate about sports and interested in the health industry, Sport Studies is definitely the programme for you! Programme overview The Institute of Sport Studies offers a three year bachelor's programme, made up of 180 European Credits. The programma prepares you to be an innovative professional in the dynamic field of sport, health and management. You learn to put health on the agenda of individuals, organisations and society at large. You develop influental skills and manage related projects and organisations but you are also capable of coaching and offering advice to others. These broad competences are reflected in the programme. Therefore, you will acquire a wide range of competences in which subjects like policy, entrepreneurship and marketing alternate with subjects like behaviour and physical activity. Just want to follow a semester? You also have the opportunity to follow specific courses for just one semester as well. For example through a minor and/or as an exchange student. The following semesters are offered: 1. Health Enhancing Physical Activity (first semester academic year) 2. Policy and Entrepreneurship (first semester academic year) Career opportunities Students who have finished the Sport Studies programme have a large range of possible career options. Since the programme focuses on a wide perspective in terms of subjects concerning sport, health and management, students can expect to find or create jobs within this wide area. Possible jobs will focus on for example training and coaching, policy, management, consultancy, entrepreneurship, life style coaching and healthy ageing. Many students, finishing their Sport Studies programme, actually create new jobs themselves. Students develop a large range of competences, and function very well in positions that involve many different responsibilities. [-]

Bachelor of Healthcare in Nursing

Lapland University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 42 months August 2017 Finland Kemi

The goal of the degree programme is to educate health care professionals with general and special knowledge in health care and nursing. The studies enable graduates to work in Finland and other international environments in hospitals and health centres as well as in the private sector. [+]

Bachelor of Healthcare in Nursing The goal of the degree programme is to educate health care professionals with general and special knowledge in health care and nursing. The studies enable graduates to work in Finland and other international environments in hospitals and health centres as well as in the private sector. The aim of the programme is to provide the students with a broad core knowledge base as well as the advanced knowledge necessary to fulfil current and future needs in health care. The students receive good theoretical and practical skills in nursing, nursing science and nursing research so as to be able to contribute to the development of nursing. In the learning process the student formulates links between practical experience and theoretical concepts. These links require the integration of theory and practice and that is facilitated by reflection on practice. The clinical practice can be done in Finland or abroad. [-]

Bachelor in Leisure Science

Oral Roberts University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Tulsa

The Leisure Science major at ORU examines the leisure programs pertinent to schools, camps, leisure centers, and churches and the methods of delivering those programs to the community. The key stages of developing a leisure program are explored as well as leadership roles in supervising and directing volunteers and other personnel within the program. [+]

Bachelor Degree 2017. Program Overview The Health, Leisure, and Sport Sciences Department is an integral part of the university's whole-person philosophy. Its objectives are twofold. First, through a general education program it seeks to assist every student in developing a personal wellness life-style that is conductive to optimal health fitness and well-being. Second, through a professional education program, it provides a curriculum and experiences for students to work in the health, fitness, leisure or sport management fields, teach physical education, or qualify for physical therapy or medical school. The Leisure Science major at ORU examines the leisure programs pertinent to schools, camps, leisure centers, and churches and the methods of delivering those programs to the community. The key stages of developing a leisure program are explored as well as leadership roles in supervising and directing volunteers and other personnel within the program. Facilities The HLSS department is located in the Kenneth H. Cooper Aerobics Center. Kenneth H. Cooper, a former Air Force physician and innovator of the exercise program used by astronauts, supported this aspect of the whole-person philosophy. The Aerobics Center facility includes classrooms, an indoor swimming pool, basketball courts, an indoor running track, and state-of-the-art exercise equipment for both men and women. The faculty and staff provide an encouraging environment for students to learn and participate in activities that will provide enjoyable leisure and fitness on a regular basis. Outcomes With a degree in Leisure Science several career options are available. A few of the options you may consider include: Parks, recreation, and leisure facilities management Leisure management Leisure products or services marketing operations Travel and tourism industry [-]

Medical Imaging Sciences (BHS - MIS)

Gulf Medical University
Campus Full time 4 years United Arab Emirates Ajman

Bachelor of Health Sciences – Medical Imaging Sciences is a four year under graduate program that aims at developing health professionals competent to work in multi-disciplinary health care settings with skills specific to medical imaging. [+]

Bachelor of Health Sciences – Medical Imaging Sciences is a four year under graduate program that aims at developing health professionals competent to work in multi-disciplinary health care settings with skills specific to medical imaging. Students enrolled in MIS major will develop executive skills, logical reasoning ability and diverse Medical Imaging competencies for professional practice through focused coursework and hands-on experience in Medical Imaging procedures. Who is a Medical Imaging professional? Medical Imaging graduate, also known as a Radiographer, utilizes the clinical applications of radiation and medical physics in conjunction with accurate positioning of the human body in order to image the area of interest, with the use of highly sophisticated and advanced machineries such as digital X-ray, multi-detector CT scanner, Interventional Imaging suites and high field Magnetic Resonance Imaging within a hospital or a medical diagnostic center. Top reasons to select the MIS Major & potential Career Opportunities Demand for qualified Radiographers is strong in every healthcare setting Work in hospitals, diagnostic centers in public or private sectors (after fulfilling local license/ regulatory requirements). Join colleges or universities as instructor in MIS Join research centers and institutes as research assistants Join as application/technical specialist in various biomedical instrument companies Pursue higher education in: X-ray / Conventional Radiography Mammography Computed Tomography Magnetic Resonance Imaging [-]

Bachelor of Physiotherapy

Vincent Pol University in Lublin, Poland
Campus Full time Part time 6 semesters February 2017 Poland Lublin + 1 more

Graduates of Bachelor of Physiotherapy program gain knowledge and professional preparation in accordance with the requirements being in effect in health protection. [+]

Bachelor Degree 2017. Bachelor of Physiotherapy with the possibility of enrolment on Master Studies

On 23 July 2003, the Minister of Science and Higher Education has given permission Vincent Pol University in Lublin to pursue an undergraduate degree in Physiotherapy. Studies in this field are Bachelor's degree programmes and take six semesters.

Physiotherapy is a health care profession concerned with human function and movement. It is a highly competitive field of healthcare that covers treatment in a wide range of different settings. Physiotherapists work as practitioners using core skills in exercise therapy, manual therapy and electro-physical modalities helping a wide range of people who are affected by injury, illness or by disability. Working as a Physiotherapist requires dedication and motivation. A strong aptitude for problem solving is necessary along with plenty of patience as many cases will require long-term treatment. Good people skills, particularly communication, are absolutely essential. ... [-]


Bachelor Degree of Nursing

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

University Graduate Study of Nursing is a university program already recognised in the USA and in EU Member States (especially in Scandinavian countries, the Benelux countries, Great Britain and Ireland). Upon completion of such program in said countries, it is possible to obtain a highly responsible position in organisation of primary healthcare within health institutions, in the education of nurses, and it is also possible to continue one's education in postgraduate study programs. [+]

Basic characteristics of the University Graduate Study of Nursing - Compliance of the study program and proposed study organisation with determinants of the Bologna Declaration; University Graduate Study of Nursing is a continuation of education carried out in two cycles: undergraduate studies lasting for 3 years, i.e. 6 semesters, and graduate studies lasting for 2 years, i.e. 4 semesters. - The objective of the University Graduate Study of Nursing is to educate professionals for independent work in clinical hospitals, health institutes and institutions, as well as for work as associates in health and clinical research (projects, communication, presentation) at higher education institutions offering education in health. - Specific strategic goal is to enable scientific training in the scientific field of nursing, to train teaching personnel who shall, upon completion of graduate studies, be competent for independent teaching in the field of healthcare, for participation in research and for continuation of scientific training in the Postgraduate Doctoral Study of Biomedicine and Health. - According to the structure of the proposed study program, it is obvious that teaching is carried out in classes organized based on the field of study, in the form of lectures, seminars, clinical rotations and methodical exercises, individual students' work with participation of mentors and other extracurricular and curricular activities. - Participation of guest teachers form foreign universities based on signed cooperation agreements, and of esteemed domicile and foreign experts in the field of healthcare and in the scientific field of nursing, but also in other scientific fields, because the study program includes significant elements of interdisciplinarity. - Correlation of scientific observations, specialist knowledge and expert skills through emphasis on practical teaching – clinical exercises in the field of healthcare performed at the teaching sites of the Faculty of Medicine: Clinical Hospital Centre Osijek, Medical School Osijek and Health Centre Osijek. Competencies students acquire upon completion of the proposed study Upon completion of two years, i.e. 4 semesters (120 ECTS credits) of the University Graduate Study of Nursing, the students acquire competencies (depending on optional courses they choose) to teach classes in the field of healthcare, to organise, analyse and research models of patient healthcare with a holistic approach to patients, to participate in clinical research or to continue with their education towards a doctoral degree. Thereby, students are trained to independently work in the system of education of healthcare workers, not only at the Faculty of Medicine and its teaching sites, but also at other education institutions that train healthcare workers at basic or bachelor's level. Along with teaching competencies, upon their completion of the study program the students will be capable of taking the most responsible tasks in the organisation of healthcare in clinical departments and in the community, if they choose to do so. Upon completion of the studies, it is also possible to continue one's education in the University Doctoral Study of Biomedicine and Health, which is offered at the Faculty of Medicine in Osijek. Outcomes of the study Outcomes of the study program can be divided in several groups according to knowledge and skills: Factual and theoretical knowledge: - Evaluation of facts in the field of theory, philosophy and expert practise in the field of healthcare, - Evaluation of theoretical knowledge, philosophy and expert practise in the field of healthcare as well as (correlating) knowledge in other fields (medicine, pedagogy, psychology, management...) which may serve as basis for scientific research in the field of healthcare. Cognitive skills: - Using (based on critical review) of literature and other information and making of one's own conclusions through deduction, - Making plans and conducting research; gathering, analysing and interpreting of the obtained results and their practical application, - Evidence-based research of healthcare, - Assessing outcomes of medical care and their impact on satisfying of human needs, - Applying ethical principles in research and healthcare practice, - Teaching healthcare classes in secondary schools for nurses, and in the undergraduate studies of nursing, - Teaching health education classes in education institutions, - Planning and organizing of training, education and improvement in the field of health at schools and health institutions, - Making of curriculum, - Planning and organising of teaching (lectures, seminars, exercises), - Didactic preparation and organisation of the teaching process, - Cooperation and/or independent research of general and specific pedagogical issues in the field of healthcare – nursing, - Postgraduate/doctoral studies and life-long learning. Psychomotor skills: - Performing of complex healthcare procedures in accordance with quality standards. Independence and responsibility: - Decision-making and change management, - Taking personal and team responsibility which contributes to professional development, - Taking social and ethical responsibility during task performance and for resulting consequences of those tasks. [-]

Bachelor in Animal Health & Welfare

Aeres University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Netherlands Almere Dronten Canada Halifax Iceland Portugal Spain + 6 more

The study programme is directed towards students who are interested in a study in the livestock sector, in particular in the field of animal health and welfare. [+]

Bachelor Degree 2017. Aeres University of Applied Sciences offers students an English-language degree programme in the livestock sector for a successful career in one of the following professional profiles: Researcher/epidemiologist Policy advisor/lobbyist Sales manager/account manager External relations officer Consultant animal health / welfare The study programme is directed towards students who are interested in a study in the livestock sector, in particular in the field of animal health and welfare. Livestock are the focus of attention durings this course and you will receive extensive practical training. Consumers are demanding honest and sustainably produced food of a high quality. Entrepreneurs have to meet increasingly higher demands in the field of animal welfare and food safety. All of the above issues will be covered during the study, which includes modules such as advising, research, EU directives and regulations, animal nutrition and animal health. Aeres University of Applied Sciences is one of the foremost agricultural universities in the Netherlands in the field of entrepreneurship. As far as we are concerned it is not just about knowledge, it is also a question of developing yourself as an enterprising person. Graduates often find a career within the industry, NGOs, government and other national and international institutions where animal health and welfare are important topics. QUALIFICATION After successfully completing this one-year programme, graduates will receive an Ingenieur degree (bachelor’s honours degree) in Animal Husbandry. [-]