11 Courses in Medicine 2020

Scholars may choose to enroll in a course to continue their professional development. Some courses may take several months to finish, while others may be completed in a few days. They are usually offered in diverse fields, allowing students to find the particular subject that meets their needs. What are courses in medicine? These classes introduce students to medical science and the ways a person&… Read more

Scholars may choose to enroll in a course to continue their professional development. Some courses may take several months to finish, while others may be completed in a few days. They are usually offered in diverse fields, allowing students to find the particular subject that meets their needs.

What are courses in medicine? These classes introduce students to medical science and the ways a person’s lifestyle and age affect health. Students usually study biology and chemistry, and classes might emphasize the philosophy behind medicine as well as ethical concerns. Some courses may focus on understanding ailments such as heart disease and diabetes, while others cover prescription medications and the way they are designed. Topics such as physiology and pathology may also be covered. Some courses offer the opportunity to intern with pharmaceutical companies or hospitals.  

After completing a course, students learn how to address specific health problems and conduct themselves professionally in the medical field. Additionally, students gain critical-thinking skills that can help them analyze difficult problems in the workplace. These skills may sometimes help students find advanced positions.

The cost of taking courses in medicine sometimes depends on whether a student attends part-time or full-time. Expenses can also differ from school to school and country to country.

Scholars may use the knowledge gained in medical courses in many ways. Some students choose to continue their education and work as dentists or pharmacists. Others may become nurses or general practitioners. Opportunities are also available to be home health aides or therapists. Students who prefer technical work may become clinical laboratory technicians or radiologic technicians. Additionally, some scholars may pursue work as medical assistants or health information technicians. They may also choose to become speech-language pathologists or physical therapists.

If students need a flexible schedule, they may be interested in online courses. These can be taken at many universities across the globe. 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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Royal Tropical Institute (KIT)
Amsterdam, Netherlands

The Netherlands Course on Global Health and Tropical Medicine or Nederlandse Tropen Cursus (NTC) provides essential preparation for medical doctors, nurses, midwives and other ... +

The Netherlands Course on Global Health and Tropical Medicine or Nederlandse Tropen Cursus (NTC) provides essential preparation for medical doctors, nurses, midwives and other health professionals who intend to work in low- and middle-income countries or societies. -
Courses
Full-time
3 months
English
09 Mar 2020
15 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Immerse Education
Cambridge, United Kingdom

Choosing to study medicine is a big decision. It will require long hours, years of study, and unwavering dedication; studying medicine can be challenging, but also incredibly ... +

Choosing to study medicine is a big decision. It will require long hours, years of study, and unwavering dedication; studying medicine can be challenging, but also incredibly rewarding. The Immerse Medicine summer school programme is a unique two-week course designed to prepare participants for the challenges and expectations of undergraduate study. -
Courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Jul 2020
Campus
 
Olinda School
Olinda, Brazil

This course takes place throughout the year, except during the first half of January and the second half of July. The course lasts a minimum of four weeks and may be extended ... +

This course takes place throughout the year, except during the first half of January and the second half of July. The course lasts a minimum of four weeks and may be extended at the discretion of the student. -
Courses
Full-time
4 weeks
English
Campus
 
Charles University The Institute for Language and Preparatory Studies
Prague, Czech Republic

In close cooperation with the Technical University of Liberec, we offer you preparatory courses for successful study at this university.

In close cooperation with the Technical University of Liberec, we offer you preparatory courses for successful study at this university. -
Courses
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Bjørknes Høyskole
Oslo, Norway

Det første året i Oslo består av 6 kurs over to semestre som til sammen gir 60 studiepoeng

Det første året i Oslo består av 6 kurs over to semestre som til sammen gir 60 studiepoeng -
Courses
Full-time
6 years
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Institut de Médecine Tropicale
Brussels, Belgium +1 More

The postgraduate course in Tropical Medicine and International Health provides health professionals with a broad and interdisciplinary training.

The postgraduate course in Tropical Medicine and International Health provides health professionals with a broad and interdisciplinary training. -
Courses
Full-time
5 months
Campus
 
IAS College
Lübeck, Germany

ICPF Med is a one-year course offered by IAS and University of Allensbach, with the objective of preparing qualified foreign medical doctors for Higher Studies in Germany. Upo ... +

ICPF Med is a one-year course offered by IAS and University of Allensbach, with the objective of preparing qualified foreign medical doctors for Higher Studies in Germany. Upon successful completion of this course, which includes German Language Training with a focus on medical terminology, hospital observerships, industry visits and much more, students can pursue their Masters in the healthcare sector. -
Courses
Full-time
English, German
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Oxford Royale Academy
Yarnton, United Kingdom

The Medicine Gap Year programme provides prospective medical students and practitioners with the chance to develop their academic understanding of Medicine through tuition and ... +

The Medicine Gap Year programme provides prospective medical students and practitioners with the chance to develop their academic understanding of Medicine through tuition and guided research. -
Courses
Full-time
10 weeks
English
Campus
 
Bjørknes Høyskole
Oslo, Norway

Bjørknes tilbyr i samarbeid med Pécs University Medical School i Ungarn og Det matematisk-naturvitenskapelig fakultet ved Universitetet i Oslo (UiO) en medisinutdanningen med ... +

Bjørknes tilbyr i samarbeid med Pécs University Medical School i Ungarn og Det matematisk-naturvitenskapelig fakultet ved Universitetet i Oslo (UiO) en medisinutdanningen med ett år i Oslo og 5 år ved Pécs University i Ungarn. -
Courses
Full-time
6 years
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Oxford Royale Academy
Oxford, United Kingdom +1 More

Medicine is arguably one of the most challenging professions and one that touches every single one of us at various points throughout our lives. If you’ve ever wondered ... +

Medicine is arguably one of the most challenging professions and one that touches every single one of us at various points throughout our lives. If you’ve ever wondered what exactly the “Hippocratic oath” is, or how the medical profession goes about researching new treatments, this course is for you. Through an interactive learning process with intellectual curiosity and debate at its heart, you’ll gain an understanding of some of the challenges faced by the medical profession, as well as building up a picture of the many different branches of modern medicine. -
Courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Campus
 
Bjørknes Høyskole
Oslo, Norway

Medicine basic subjects are an independent unit of study that gives 60 credits. The study provides a thorough introduction in medical subjects. The study fits well for student ... +

Medicine basic subjects are an independent unit of study that gives 60 credits. The study provides a thorough introduction in medical subjects. The study fits well for students who consider medical studies or other professional studies in health and complementary medicine, such as acupuncture and homeopathy. However, the study is also suitable for those who wish to work in the health and care sector and obtain a relevant competence letter for this. -
Courses
Norwegian
Jan 2020
Campus