Master Degree in Latvia

Top Master Degrees in Health in Latvia 2017

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Master’s degrees are advanced academic programs that are available in many different study areas. Master programs can typically be completed in about two to three years. Depending on the school, they can even be earned online.

Latvia, officially the Republic of Latvia, is a country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe. It is bordered to the north by Estonia, to the south by Lithuania, to the east by Russia, and to the southeast by Belarus. The Latvians are a Baltic people, culturally related to the Lithuanians. Capital is Riga which is home to University of Latvia with more than 23,000 enrolled students.

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Master in Veterinary Medicine (First and Second Cycle Studies)

Latvia University of Agriculture
Campus Full time 6 years September 2017 Latvia Jelgava

'One Medicine - One Health' concept links human, animal and environmental health. In recent years the science of veterinary medicine has rapidly expanded. At present this science is vital for animal protection, herd health, monitoring of widespread diseases and safe food production of animal origin. It is important for human health to provide careful monitoring of livestock health and emerging zoonotic diseases [+]

Top in Latvia Masters 2017. 'One Medicine - One Health' concept links human, animal and environmental health. In recent years the science of veterinary medicine has rapidly expanded. At present this science is vital for animal protection, herd health, monitoring of widespread diseases and safe food production of animal origin. It is important for human health to provide careful monitoring of livestock health and emerging zoonotic diseases. Academic profile Veterinary medicine is a scientifically-practical branch, that studies animal diseases, diagnoses them, carries out treatments, prophylaxis and abatement, as well as supervises and controls hygiene of food products and prevents illnesses common for both people and animals. It deals with environment protection form pollution, as well as takes care of ethical, esthetical and economical needs of pet and animal owners. Specialists of the branch solve problems connected with maintenance and provision of animal health, as well as quality and control of food products in the country. A very important field nowadays is food hygiene and specialists within it deal with various technologies of products processing, production and distribution in order to provide the production and use of harmless and healthy products. You will gain knowledge of the structure and function of healthy animals, of their husbandry, reproduction, hygiene and their feeding, knowledge of the behaviour and protection of animals, knowledge of the causes, nature, course, effects, diagnosis and treatment of the animal diseases, including a special knowledge of the diseases which may be transmitted to humans, knowledge of preventive medicine, knowledge... [-]

Professional Master in Health Care Specialist in Sports

Latvian Academy of Sport Education
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

The aims of Professional Master higher education Study programme „Health care specialist in sport” is to ensure to the country’s economic, cultural and social needs corresponding professional interdisciplinary studies in the field of health care and sports science [+]

Professional qualification to be acquired: EDUCATION AND SPORT SPECIALIST with one of the following qualifications Sport physiotherapist Adapted physical activity specialist in rehabilitation The aims of Professional Master higher education Study programme „Health care specialist in sport” (47722) is: to ensure to the country’s economic, cultural and social needs corresponding professional interdisciplinary studies in the field of health care and sports science; to ensure in health care and sports science theoretical basis rooted, to professional standards corresponding, practically applicable professional studies of sports physiotherapist or adapted physical activities specialist in rehabilitation. The main tasks of Professional Higher Education Master Study programme „Health care specialist in sport” (47722) are: to educate fifth level professional qualification specialists in health care and sports science, as well as to promote their competitiveness in changing socio-economic conditions and international labour market; to implement to the field of health care and sports science characteristic in-depth knowledge acquisition (including independent learning skills) that promotes democratic values, develops personality and provides opportunity to develop new or improve existing systems, products and technologies and prepares for creative, research and teaching activities in the field; to promote the willingness of those who have obtained qualification of sports physiotherapist or adapted physical activity specialist in rehabilitation to consummate professional qualification by continuing studies in Doctoral and other lifelong learning programmes. The main sub-tasks of the study programme are: to provide a theoretical knowledge base in the fundamental, medical and clinical foundation disciplines of sports physiotherapy; to provide the opportunity to acquire... [-]