Master Degree in Portugal

Top Master Degrees in Health in Portugal 2018

Master

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 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 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.... [-]


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 organisatons. 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 organisatons. Its broadband objectives are listed below:... [-]


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 Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology

University of Algarve
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Faro

The Master's program equips the student with the necessary knowledge and skills to practice in the field of neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation (professional specialization in Neuropsychology) and to develop a research career in Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology (both specializations). [+]

The Master's Program in Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology has two specializations:

Neuropsychology (limited to candidates with a BSc degree in Psychology); and

Cognitive Neuroscience (open to applicants with a background in Psychology and related sciences).

The Master provides in-depth knowledge about the brain and the wider nervous system and their relationship to cognition and behavior in normal and pathological conditions. The Master's program equips the student with the necessary knowledge and skills to practice in the field of neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation (professional specialization in Neuropsychology) and to develop a research career in Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology (both specializations).... [-]


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 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.... [-]


Master’s Degree In Community Nursing

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

The Master in Community Nursing aims to: - Ensure the acquisition of scientific, technical, human and cultural skills, so that professionals are able to provide expert assistance to the individual, family, and community groups; - Enable the nurse to integrate multidisciplinary teams promoting highly specialized care within the Community Nursing; - To train for the development of research in the field of Community 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, to be able to plan and act according to social and professional changes in the future and contribute to the advancement the profession. [+]

The Master in Community Nursing aims to: - Ensure the acquisition of scientific, technical, human and cultural skills, so that professionals are able to provide expert assistance to the individual, family, and community groups; - Enable the nurse to integrate multidisciplinary teams promoting highly specialized care within the Community Nursing; - To train for the development of research in the field of Community 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, to be able to plan and act according to social and professional changes in the future and contribute to the advancement the profession.... [-]


Master’s Degree In Child Health Nursing

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

The Masters Course in Pediatrics and Child Health Nursing aims: To ensure the acquisition of skills that enable them to practice nursing specializing in child health and pediatrics; [+]

The Masters Course in Pediatrics and Child Health Nursing aims:

Ensure the acquisition of skills that enable them to practice nursing specializing in child health and pediatrics; Facilitate personal and professional development of students to enable them to lifelong self-directed way of life and / or autonomous; Enable the nurse to integrate multidisciplinary teams on helping to promote the highest level of health of the infant-juvenile population and family; To enable the development of research in pediatrics and child health, contributing to the creation of scientific evidence in nursing. 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 child, family and community. ... [-]

Master’s Degree In Maternal Health, Obstetrics And Gynecology Nursing

Instituto Politécnico de Viseu – Escola Superior de Saúde (ESSV)
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Portugal Viseu

The MESMOG course is a course of 2nd cycle of studies leading to master's degree in nursing Maternal Obstetrics and Gynecology, comprises a total of 120 credits and a normal duration of four semesters of student work, fulfilling the provisions of decree- Law # 74/2006 of 24 March and the directive No. 2005/36 / EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 7 September and transposed into Portuguese law by Law 9/2009 of 4 March. [+]

The MESMOG course is a course of 2nd cycle of studies leading to master's degree in nursing Maternal Obstetrics and Gynecology, comprises a total of 120 credits and a normal duration of four semesters of student work, fulfilling the provisions of decree- Law # 74/2006 of 24 March and the directive No. 2005/36 / EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 7 September and transposed into Portuguese law by Law 9/2009 of 4 March.

The established structure ensures a solid and broad education in science of nursing, as well as in specific areas of Social and Behavioral Sciences. Gives the Postgraduate Specialization in Maternal Health Nursing and Midwifery as the order nº13717 / 2012 of 23 October. 120 credits are distributed by the different scientific areas: Advanced Nursing Maternal Obstetrics and Gynecology I - 8 credits compulsory; Management and Administration - 5 compulsory credits, Women's Health Promotion - 5 compulsory credits, Nursing Research - 5 compulsory credits, Personal Communication and Interpersonal - 5 compulsory credits, Cultural Anthropology - 3 credits required; Maternal Health Nursing Obstetrics and Gynecology II - 12 compulsory credits; Preparation for Childbirth and Nursing for Parenting - 2 compulsory credits; Neonatology nursing - 2 compulsory credits and the courses Clinical Practice I, II and IV, with 5 core credits each; Clinical Education III - Option - 5 elective credits in three alternative areas: nursing Neonatology, Neonatal Transport and Intensive Care Neonatal Nursing, Clinical Teaching V - 10 compulsory credits and Clinical Education VI -... [-]


Master's Degree In Veterinary Nursing Pets

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

The Master in Nursing Small Animal Veterinary aims to prepare students with research capacity, autonomy and critical thinking in the field of veterinary nursing and able to apply modern and efficient hospital techniques. The goal is the acquisition of skills by students that allow lead to improved quality in many industrial, medical and hospital sectors, particularly in immunology areas, anesthesiology, nutrition and dietetics in small animals, physical rehabilitation techniques and skills in exotic animals, an innovative and developing area of ​​Veterinary Science. [+]

Top in Portugal Masters 2018. Objectives and competencies The Master in Nursing Small Animal Veterinary aims to prepare students with research capacity, autonomy and critical thinking in the field of veterinary nursing and able to apply modern and efficient hospital techniques. The goal is the acquisition of skills by students that allow lead to improved quality in many industrial, medical and hospital sectors, particularly in immunology areas, anesthesiology, nutrition and dietetics in small animals, physical rehabilitation techniques and skills in exotic animals, an innovative and developing area of ​​Veterinary Science. The intervention will be effectively complemented by the skills that have developed over training: to communicate, to work together with multidisciplinary teams, be able to learn by itself recognizing the importance of training throughout life and entrepreneurship. [-]