Master Degree in Portugal

Top Master Degrees in Health in Portugal 2018

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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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Masters In Nursing Maternal And Midwifery

Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Vila Real

Objectives: To contribute to the construction of a professional capable of promoting strong and motivating leaders, adjusted to the challenges that are placed in nursing care specialized in maternal and obstetrical health and to organizations; To consolidate the participation of nursing professionals specialized in maternal and obstetrical health, in the achievement of health gains of the population due to specialized nursing care needs, new health problems and demographic, social and epidemiological changes ... [+]

Goals

Contribute to the construction of a professional capable of promoting strong and motivating leaderships adjusted to the challenges that are placed in nursing care specialized in maternal and obstetrical health and to organizations;

To consolidate the participation of specialized nursing professionals in maternal and obstetrical health, in the achievement of health gains of the population due to specialized nursing care needs, new health problems and demographic, social and epidemiological changes;To contribute to the pursuit of the objectives of specialized training, with a view to developing entrepreneurship and competitive capacity in the public or private health sector;Encourage the production, appropriation and dissemination of knowledge, through the accomplishment of academic works and master's dissertations.... [-]

Master In Family Health Nursing

Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Portugal Vila Real

This master's degree aims to respond to the needs of the person and family in a logic of health promotion, disease prevention and its complications whose objectives are ... [+]

This master's degree aims to respond to the needs of the person and family in a logic of health promotion, disease prevention and its complications whose objectives are:

Contribute to the formation of a professional capable of developing skills in the challenges faced by families, resulting from specialized nursing care needs in family health, health problems and demographic, social and epidemiological changes;To promote knowledge and methodologies of intervention in Family Nursing;To qualify for critical reflection in the context of providing care for the family throughout life;Enable for the development of scientific research aiming at responses according to the specificities of the people and families in care and the working contexts;To increase the development of a collaborative professional capable of adapting to the emergent, complex and unpredictable characteristics and challenges of health contexts.... [-]

Master's Degree In Critical Care Nursing

Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Portugal Vila Real

Objectives: To qualify for the achievement of health gains from nursing care for people experiencing complex critical illness and / or organ failure, response in situations of catastrophe and multivitamin emergency, and control of infection, taking into account the ethical and deontological dimension of the profession; Empowering for leadership, resource management and care, for the optimization of nursing and health team responses, aiming at improving the quality of care for the person and family experiencing complex processes of critical situation and or organic failure, and adequate response to disasters and emergencies; Encourage the production, appropriation and dissemination of scientific knowledge, assuring the ethical and social responsibility of nursing. [+]

Top in Portugal Masters 2018. GoalsTo qualify for the achievement of health gains from nursing care for the person experiencing complex critical illness and / or organizational failure processes, response in situations of catastrophe and multivitamin emergency, and control of infection, taking into account the ethical dimension and ethics of the profession;Empowering for leadership, resource management and care, for the optimization of nursing and health team responses, aiming at improving the quality of care for the person and family experiencing complex processes of critical situation and or organic failure, and adequate response to disasters and emergencies;Encourage the production, appropriation and dissemination of scientific knowledge, assuring the ethical and social responsibility of nursing.... [-]

Master In Community Nursing

Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Portugal Vila Real

Objectives: To contribute to the construction of a professional capable of promoting strong and motivating leaders, adjusted to the challenges facing specialized nursing care and organizations, through a research process and the development of critical thinking; To develop specific skills of nurse specialist in community nursing and public health, namely: health planning methodology; empowerment of groups and communities; coordination of community-based health programs and epidemiological surveillance. [+]

GoalsContribute to the construction of a professional capable of promoting strong and motivating leaderships adjusted to the challenges that are placed on specialized nursing care and organizations, through a process of research and the development of critical thinking;To develop specific skills of nurse specialist in community nursing and public health, namely: health planning methodology; empowerment of groups and communities; coordination of community-based health programs and epidemiological surveillance.

Schedule

Weekly schedule: Fridays 2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. and Saturdays 9:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Lecture calendars: Beginning of October

Duration

Three academic semesters Total Hours: 2370 Hours; Contact hours: 1100 Hours... [-]


Postgraduate In Critical Ill

Atlântica
Campus Part time 7 months October 2018 Portugal Barcarena

Atlântica created the postgraduate course in Critical Ill, a course that aims to specialize professionals in emergency and emergency situations. Currently, the Integrated Medical Emergency System along with the restructuring of hospital emergency services, with the individual introduction of the emergency room and resuscitation, as well as the definition of care units with advanced life support and greenways, have led to a need training of doctors and nurses in the critical patient's global area. [+]

Course description

Atlântica created the postgraduate course in Critical Ill, a course that aims to specialize professionals in emergency and emergency situations. Currently, the Integrated Medical Emergency System along with the restructuring of hospital emergency services, with the individual introduction of the emergency room and resuscitation, as well as the definition of care units with advanced life support and greenways, have led to a need training of doctors and nurses in the critical patient's global area.

Critical Illness Medicine is thus supported by the essential common denominators: scientific, technical-pedagogical and logistic, of resuscitation and support of the vital functions of this type of patient.... [-]


Community Health And Intervention

Instituto Piaget
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Viseu

This MSc is designed for specialized training in Community Intervention, from the areas of Health Sciences, Social Sciences and Education Sciences. [+]

CampusViseuCourse Objectives

The Master is designed for specialized training in Community Intervention, from the areas of Health Sciences, Social Sciences and Education Sciences

The training institution intends to achieve the following objectives with the course:

Contribute to the critical and systemic analysis of community issues, in a national and international context;Promote in the professionals of the health, social and education areas, competences that contribute to the creation of multidisciplinary and transdisciplinary teams when intervening in the communities;To create research opportunities in Community Intervention, specifically through the scientific production to be achieved between the Masters, RECI (Research in Education and Community Intervention) and APDES (Piaget Agency for Development);To contribute to the incubation and implantation of diagnostic and intervention projects in the community, in a network with related institutions;Cooperate in the creation of a culture focused on the development and well-being of communities, depending on the contexts, as well as local opportunities.Obtaining Diploma... [-]

Clinical And Health Psychology

Instituto Piaget
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Almada

The main objective of the Master in Clinical and Health Psychology is to provide a set of theoretical, practical and methodological tools that allow the development of professional skills in the assessment and diagnosis, psychological monitoring and intervention in different clinical contexts. [+]

CampusAlmada / LisboaCourse Objectives

The main objective of the Master in Clinical and Health Psychology is to provide a set of theoretical, practical and methodological tools that allow the development of professional skills in the assessment and diagnosis, psychological monitoring and intervention in different clinical contexts.

Professional outputs

Professional exercise of Psychology.

Professional status

Clinical and Health Psychologist. The professional title in Portugal requires registration with the Portuguese Psychological Association.

Obtaining Diploma

For the completion of the Master in Clinical and Health Psychology, the student will comply with a curricular plan consisting of 120 compulsory ECTS credits.... [-]


Master In Nursing

Universidade de Évora
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Évora

This Master aims to develop knowledge and skills for specialized intervention in the nursing field, evidenced by high levels of clinical judgment and decision making, taking into account the human responses to life processes and health problems. [+]

PRESENTATION

This Master aims to develop knowledge and skills for specialized intervention in the nursing field, evidenced by high levels of clinical judgment and decision making, taking into account the human responses to life processes and health problems; encourage improvements in the quality of health care, using the research, a practice based on the evidence and the ethical and moral references; qualify for clinical governance, leadership teams and projects as well as for the supervision and management of care in different areas of clinical practice; contribute to the development of the discipline and specialized training.

Careers

liberal exercise of the profession or the profession in public or private institutions; General hospitals, specialized hospitals; Health centers; Schools; Medical Clinics and Nursing; Companies.... [-]


University/Inter-university Master’s Degree in Medical Anthropology and Global Health

Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Tomar

This inter-university master’s degree with Universitat de Barcelona is the continuation of the URV-specific degree in Anthropology of Medicine (1994-2000), and the Master's Degree in Medical Anthropology and Global Health (2006-2014). [+]

Inter-university Master in Medical Anthropology and Global Health

This inter-university master’s degree with Universitat de Barcelona is the continuation of the URV-specific degree in Anthropology of Medicine (1994-2000), and the Master's Degree in Medical Anthropology and Global Health (2006-2014). It is considered the best master’s degree, taught in Spanish language, in Europe and Latin America because of the quality of its professors and the research done.

Its aim is to provide students with a solid foundation in the theories, techniques and methodologies of medical anthropology. On graduating they should be able to translate social problems into anthropological research questions and transform the research into practical policies, thus contributing to social innovation and new health care models.... [-]


Master in Healthcare Information Systems Management

Polytechnic of Leiria
Campus Full time 24 months October 2018 Portugal Leiria

The main purpose of the program is to train professionals with scientific expertise in the field of medical informatics and its application in the management of healthcare information systems.

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Master in Healthcare Information Systems Management

The Masters in Healthcare Information Systems Management main purpose is to train professionals with scientific expertise in the field of medical informatics and its application in the management of healthcare information systems. MGSIM results of a partnership between the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (IPL) and the University of Oporto (UP), specifically with the Faculty of Medicine of Oporto. The degree is granted and recognized together by the IPL and UP. It consists of a 2nd cycle formation offer, encompassing a total of 4 semesters and 120 ECTS credits. The last year (the 3rd and 4th semester) can be one of the following possibilities: a) thesis, a scientific study; b) an applied project; c) internship in a public or private, Portuguese or foreign institution.... [-]


Master Program in Health Sciences

University of Minho - School of Health Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Braga

T​he MECS aims at providing, to bachelors or masters in health or in natural sciences, research skills to conduct an investigation in health sciences. The 1st curricular year (60 ECTS) is dedicated to learning theoretical fundamentals of various areas in health sciences and to acquire laboratory and research competencies. [+]

Program Description Academic degree: Master's degree ECTS: 120 Duration: 4 curricular semesters Regime: Normal Place: Gualtar Campus, Braga Main Scientific area: Health Sciences Overview

The MECS aims at providing, to bachelors or masters in health or in natural sciences, research skills to conduct an investigation in health sciences. The 1st curricular year (60 ECTS) is dedicated to learning theoretical fundamentals of various areas in health sciences and to acquire laboratory and research competencies. At the end of the 1st year, the student prepares the proposal for the thesis project to be developed in the 2nd curricular year. At the end of the MECS, the student should have gained autonomy in planning experimental research and in interpreting data.... [-]


Master in Health Care Units Management

University of Minho - School of Economics and Management
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Portugal Braga

This programme addresses the needs felt by health professionals, working in both public and private organizations. Its broadband objectives are listed below: [+]

Justification and Purpose

In recent years, the Portuguese Health System suffered numerous reforms in order to enhance its flexibility, efficiency, and accuracy.

The new system has implemented new models and new corporate management tools and techniques, which have rendered the work of the care units’ managers more demanding. Indeed, they have to master a very specific range of competencies, which require appropriate and autonomous training different from the general training in management, thereby justifying the relevance of a Master Programme in Health Care Units Management.

Therefore, this programme addresses the needs felt by health professionals, working in both public and private organizations. Its broadband objectives are listed below:... [-]


Master in Molecular Genetics

University of Minho - School of Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Braga

The area of Molecular Genetics presents enormous scientific advances, being one of the areas in constant development. Thus, the Master in Molecular Genetics is organized to provide theoretical and practical training in the areas of molecular genetics and biotechnology, cellular and functional biology, and genomics and bioinformatics, to provide advanced and current skills in these areas of knowledge. [+]

Academic degree: MSc (Bologna 2rd cycle degree) ECTS: 120 Duration: 2 curricular years Regime: Normal Place: Gualtar Campus, Braga Main Scientific area: Molecular Genetics

The area of Molecular Genetics presents enormous scientific advances, being one of the areas in constant development. Thus, the Master in Molecular Genetics is organized to provide theoretical and practical training in the areas of molecular genetics and biotechnology, cellular and functional biology, and genomics and bioinformatics, to provide advanced and current skills in these areas of knowledge. The courses focus mainly on the molecular understanding of cellular function and complex biological processes, and on the use of modern research tools and techniques to unravel these molecular mechanisms.... [-]


Master degree in Medicinal Chemistry

University of Minho - School of Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Braga

The main goal of the Medicinal Chemistry course is to create skills in the design, synthesis, and development of new drugs for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. The medicinal chemist should be able to work in multidisciplinary teams, interacting with experts from different fields from theoretical chemistry to biology. [+]

Academic degree: Master (Bologna 2nd cycle degree) ECTS: 120 Duration: 2 curricular years Regime: Normal Place: Gualtar Campus, Braga Main Scientific area: Medicinal Chemistry

The Master in Medicinal Chemistry was accredited in 2015, for 6 years, by the National Agency of Accreditation (A3ES) that recognized that “Training through research at a high level is a strong point.”

The main goal of the Medicinal Chemistry course is to create skills in the design, synthesis, and development of new drugs for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. The medicinal chemist should be able to work in multidisciplinary teams, interacting with experts from different fields from theoretical chemistry to biology.... [-]


Master’s Degree In Medical Surgical Nursing

Instituto Politécnico de Viseu – Escola Superior de Saúde (ESSV)
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Viseu

The Masters Course in Medical-Surgical Nursing aims to ensure the acquisition and / or development of scientific, technical, relational, ethical and research to intervene in the provision of specialized nursing care in the clinical area of ​​medical-surgical nursing. The course also aims to enable students to integrate multidisciplinary teams on helping to promote the highest level of health of the population and enable the development of research in medical-surgical nursing, contributing to the creation of scientific evidence. Still want the school, in addition to promoting the development of good practice in the workplace, preparing nurses who can act in society, who are capable of intervening and coping with the social and professional changes in the future and contribute to the advancement the profession in order to meet the needs of the individual, family and community. [+]

O Master's course in Medical-Surgical Nursing aims to ensure the acquisition and / or development of scientific, technical, relational, ethical and research to intervene in the provision of specialized nursing care in the clinical area of ​​medical-surgical nursing. The course also aims to enable students to integrate multidisciplinary teams on helping to promote the highest level of health of the population and enable the development of research in medical-surgical nursing, contributing to the creation of scientific evidence. Still want the school, in addition to promoting the development of good practice in the workplace, preparing nurses who can act in society, who are capable of intervening and coping with the social and professional changes in the future and contribute to the advancement the profession in order to meet the needs of the individual, family and community.... [-]