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Top Master Degrees in Health in Lithuania 2017

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A master’s degree is an advanced study program that can be completed in about two years, provided students have already earned a bachelor’s degree in a similar area. Students can choose to earn a Master of Arts, an MSc, or an MBA, depending on their current and future goals.

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Master’s degree in Medicinal Chemistry

Kaunas University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

Medicinal Chemistry – interdisciplinary area of studies and scientific research, which involves chemistry, biology, pharmacy and other sciences for creation and development of new medicines. The scope of the programme is preparation of qualified, motivated and creative specialists, who have deep knowledge of chemistry and research skills, are able to formulate and solve the issues of medicinal chemistry science and pharmaceutical industry, seeking to work at the high tech scientific and industrial companies, which produce and supply pharmaceutical preparations, or to continue their education in doctoral studies. [+]

Top in Lithuania Masters 2017. Medicinal Chemistry Master’s degree in Physical Sciences Medicinal Chemistry – interdisciplinary area of studies and scientific research, which involves chemistry, biology, pharmacy and other sciences for creation and development of new medicines. The scope of the programme is preparation of qualified, motivated and creative specialists, who have deep knowledge of chemistry and research skills, are able to formulate and solve the issues of medicinal chemistry science and pharmaceutical industry, seeking to work at the high tech scientific and industrial companies, which produce and supply pharmaceutical preparations, or to continue their education in doctoral studies. Top reasons to study @KTU Why KTU? Why Lithuania? Course outline More information about programme ktu.edu/m/medicinal-chemistry Academic mobility & internship opportunities KTU students are encouraged to use academic mobility programme among which Erasmus+ is the most popular. More than 350 Erasmus+ and 100 other bilateral agreements are made for student exchange, and the students may spend 1 semester in a partner university of KTU and gain credits which are transferred into their study plan. Just few universities-partners of the programme are University of Southern Brno University of Technology Czech Republic), University of Vienna, University of Malta (Malta), Nicolaus Copernicus University (Poland). Internship (studies practice) can be performed additionally to study plan (in summer between the 1st and 2nd year or as a part of Research projects). The students of this programme may perform internship in Lithuania or abroad using Erasmus+, IAESTE, AIESEC, ISIEC, P4V, etc. academic mobility programmes and designated scholarship.... [-]

Master’s Degree in Physical Activity and Public Health

Lithuanian Sports University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Lithuania Vilnius Kaunas + 1 more

The aim of this program is to prepare public healthpractitioners, researchers, developers and experts of health enhancing physical activity programs and projectsas well as specialists who are able to make and develop strategies and health promotion policies. [+]

Faculty: Sports Biomedicine Language: Sports Biomedicine Credits: 120 ECTS Begins: September Study type: Full-time Duration: 2 years Annual tuition fee: 2000 EUR; non-European 2000 EUR Prerequisites: Bachelor’s degrees in the fields of Rehabilitation, Pedagogics, Education, Sports, Management, Psychology Diploma: Master of Public Health OBJECTIVES The aim of this program is to prepare public healthpractitioners, researchers, developers and experts of health enhancing physical activity programs and projectsas well as specialists who are able to make and develop strategies and health promotion policies. The specialists will be able to manage and pursue their activities in educational, social, public and private sectors. MODULES Advanced Methods in Epidemiology and Modern Public Health (10 ECTS) [-]

Master in Physiotherapy

Lithuanian Sports University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

The programme based on international achievements in fundamental and applied interdisciplinary sciences and technologies has the aim to train advanced physiotherapy professionals who will be able to apply up-to-date scientific evidence-based diagnostic methods in clinical practice... [+]

Top in Lithuania Masters 2017. Language: English B2 level or IELTS 6.0/TOEFL 5.50 Prerequisites : Higher University education, Bachelor's degree in Rehabilitation/Physiotherapy, qualification of a physiotherapist OBJECTIVES The programme based on international achievements in fundamental and applied interdisciplinary sciences and technologies has the aim to train advanced physiotherapy professionals who will be able to apply up-to-date scientific evidence-based diagnostic methods in clinical practice, perform prevention of injuries and illnesses, raise hypotheses, initiate and implement biomedical research, develop local and international projects, supervise physiotherapists, work in private practice and continue studies at postgraduate level. TOPICS - Conceptual Framework and Differential Diagnosis in Physiotherapy - Methodology and Statistics in Biomedical Research - Modern Rehabilitation Technologies - Sports and Alternative Medicine - Non-communicable Diseases and Clinical Pharmacology - Sports Physiotherapy - Biology of Physical Activity and Fitness - Business Management and Law - Master Thesis COMPETENCES - Scientific knowledge and management of ideas - Communication: social and academic integration - Leadership and management of changes - Life-long professional learning and personal development - Evaluation of complex patient conditions and application of advanced methodologies of physiotherapy - Planning and implementation of research and publishing of findings - Organization and management of projects - Management and entrepreneurship CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Graduates will be able to work in health care and education institutions, professional organizations, sports and health centers and will be qualified to continue their studies towards PhD in biomedical sciences. [-]

European Bachelor in Physical Activity and Lifestyle

Lithuanian Sports University
Campus Full time 7 - 10 semesters September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

The aim of the program is to develop students into experts who are able to provide counselling in Physical Activity and Lifestyle. The students will possess competencies to deliver professional products aimed at improving the client's... [+]

Language: English B2 level or IELTS 6.0/TOEFL 5.50 Prerequisites: Secondary education OBJECTIVES To train physical activity and lifestyle specialists on the grounds of international level achievements in applied science and technology who would be able to apply the principles of educational consulting and health promoting physical activity; ensure help in changing lifestyle and identity at the first, second and third prevention levels; work in rehabilitation institutions as healthy lifestyle educators (trainers) as well as in business sector. MODULES All the PAL programme modules are distributed within seven semesters: Introductory semester. Introduction into teaching didactics & physical activity, public health, applied basic health sciences, behavioural change models, presentation & communication and project management are offered both in theoretical and practical ways. Health Enhancing Physical Activity. Students will get to know Physical Activity programmes suitable for various stages of health and fitness levels of target groups. Changing Behaviour. Students will study and practice basic counselling skills in order to help the clients to adapt to a long term healthy lifestyle. Nutrition. Students will learn about healthy nutrition, European cultural and policy differences in diet, diet-related health; also they will help the clients learn how to change eating habits. Entrepreneurship. The focus is made on possible job scenarios and students’ abilities to deal with various work environments as well as on employment policy and strategy. Basic University Studies and Internship. Students will study basic university subjects as well as have their internship. The study programme internship covers 15 credits (duration – 3 months).... [-]

Master of Health Care Management

Klaipeda University
Campus Full time Part time 4 semesters September 2017 Lithuania Klaipeda + 1 more

The aim of the graduate study programme of Health Care Management is to train highly qualified management specialists who would know and be able to apply scientific research methods, to manage health care organizations, to design and implement health care programmes. Master students study Health Policy, Organization and Management of Health Care, Health Ethics and Law, Service Management and other academic... [+]

Top in Lithuania Masters 2017. Master of Health Care Management The aim of the graduate study programme of Health Care Management is to train highly qualified management specialists who would know and be able to apply scientific research methods, to manage health care organizations, to design and implement health care programmes. Master students study Health Policy, Organization and Management of Health Care, Health Ethics and Law, Service Management and other academic subjects. On the completion of the studies of Health Care Management, students are awarded the qualification of manager, therefore, they can continue in doctoral studies in the field of social sciences. The aim of the Master's final thesis is to write and defend a Master's final thesis in the field of management. The Master's final thesis in the Health Care Management study programme is to be analytical, based on independent scientific or applied research. It may not be of an exclusively descriptive or review character. By the final thesis, Master student is to prove the ability to analyze the chosen subject, to assess other people's research in the field, to formulate the conclusions of the research in a clear and justified way, and to describe the conducted research in compliance with the requirements set by the university. On the completion of the studies of Health Care Management, students are awarded the qualification of manager, therefore, they can continue in doctoral studies in the field of social sciences. Key learning outcomes Knowledge and Its Application A1 Organization of health policy... [-]

Master of Public Health (MPH)

Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

After successful completion of the programme and obtaining the diploma, students can work as specialists in the highest-level health care structures, public health centers and bureaus, medical services in municipalities, personal health care institutions or to teach in higher education institutions. [+]

Master of Public Health 

Brief information about programme

          Type of studies: Master's studies           Duration: 2 years           Degree: Master of Public Health           ECTS credits: 120 Curriculum

The Master of Public Health (MPH) study program covers the following teaching subjects: core courses including public health and health care, health policy and strategy, health economics, environmental health, applied epidemiology, human relations and health ethics, management of changes, health law, health information management and research work, applied health psychology and elective courses, including international health management, social paediatrics, occupational health care and food safety, public health nutrition etc.Teaching Method Coursework is divided into lectures, seminars and practical work. Seminars and practical work are based on interactive and creative learning methods, e.g., presentations, workshops, discussions, brainstorming sessions and case studies. Evaluation of performance Examinations are taken upon completion of each subject. The study programme is completed by a master's thesis defence.Competences you gain Graduates in public health will have the ability to:... [-]


Master of Pharmacy, Pharmacist

Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

After successful completion of the programme and obtaining the diploma, students can work in public or hospital pharmacies, pharmaceutical wholesaler and delivery companies, laboratories carrying out scientific pharmaceutical research, institutions providing scientific pharmaceutical services, state regulatory institutions or can be employ as specialists in pharmacy in hospitals and other drug therapy-related institutions. [+]

Master of Pharmacy, Pharmacist 

Brief information about programme         

          Type of studies: Integrated studies           Duration: 5 years           Degree: Master of Pharmacy           Qualification: Pharmacist           ECTS credits: 300 Curriculum

Students are taught general subjects (chemistry, biology, mathematics, physics, anatomy, physiology etc.) during the first and second academic years. Later, more attention is given to newly emerging fields in the study of pharmacy: molecular biology, biotechnology, biopharmaceuticals and biopharmaceutics. The clinical aspects of modern pharmacy are given a stronger emphasis each year. The study programme includes 6 months of practical training at both public and hospital pharmacies.... [-]


Master of Odontology, Odontologist

Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

After successful completion of the programme and obtaining the diploma, students can work in personal health care institutions: primary health care centers, dental clinics and offices, public institutions, colleges and universities. [+]

Master of Odontology, Odontologist 

Brief information about programme

            Type of studies: Integrated Studies             Duration: 5 years           Degree: Master of Odontology           Qualification: Odontologist           ECTS credits: 300

Curriculum This branch of study provides practical skills in dentistry, as well as theoretical knowledge in pathology, and the diagnosis and treatment of the most common oral diseases. Students begin to study dental disciplines from the second academic year. Dental courses make up 47 per cent of the 5-year academic programme. Teaching Method The teaching and learning process consists of lectures, seminars, practical sessions and self-studies. The structure of the curriculum is similar to that which is used in most European universities; therefore, multilevel study principles are implemented. Subjects are taught in blocks during the first academic year. Evaluation of performance Examinations are taken upon completion of each subject. The odontology study programme is completed by qualification examinations and a master's thesis defense.Competences you gain Graduates in odontology will have the ability to:... [-]


Master of Veterinary Medicine - Veterinary Surgeon

Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

Qualifications of a veterinary surgeon enables graduates to start their own veterinary practice as a veterinary doctor, be employed in the state veterinary services, international veterinary organizations or as specialists of veterinary hygiene can work in business related to animal production, slaughterhouses, food enterprises and various public or non-governmental organizations and institutions. [+]

Master of Veterinary Medicine - Veterinary Surgeon 

 

Brief information about programmeType of studies: Integrated studiesDuration: 5.5 yearsDegree: Master of Veterinary MedicineQualification: Veterinary SurgeonECTS credits: 336Curriculum The integrated study programme consists of 3 blocks of subjects. The first, which is called the general higher education block, consists of liberal arts, social studies, mathematics and natural sciences. Basic veterinary medicine studies comprise the subjects of biomedical sciences such as anatomy, histology, physiology, biochemistry etc. The third block includes subjects in the fields of specialization and makes up approximately 60 per cent of the curriculum.Teaching Method Coursework is organized into semesters during the first year: students have 5-7 subjects every semester. Starting with the second year, studies are organized in cycles: students learn 3 or 4 subjects simultaneously.Evaluation of performance Examinations are taken upon completion of each subject or module. Students must past integrated practical ant theoretical examinations of 9 modules (pathology, surgery etc.). The studies are completed by a master's thesis defense.Competences you gain Graduates in veterinary medicine will have the ability to:... [-]