Related fields in the discipline are life science, health science and medicine. Studies in life sciences encompass all fields of science that involve the scientific study of living organisms such as plants, animals, and human beings. Medicine and biology are the major fields of study the area. As such, life sciences are closely linked with health science, which is a multidisciplinary field based on the natural science such as biology, chemistry and physics.
This programme offers an innovative approach to learning, meeting the training needs for health professionals interested in a career in public health or those seeking new skills in this area.
The Manchester mycology programme is unique as it is the only practical led mycology course in the UK.
The MSc in Neuroimaging for Clinical and Cognitive Neurosciences is aimed at graduates with scientific training, who are interested in a career where brain imaging forms a major focus.
The online Postgraduate Certificate in Dementia course is open to a wide range of professionals who have experience in delivering a dementia care approach within practice in the last two years. Interdisciplinary input to the design, development and delivery of this course stems from a variety of dementia experts.
The Master’s Foundation Programme is available as a one, two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression to a wide range of Life Sciences Master’s degrees at the University of Sunderland. You will live and study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the University of Sunderland City campus.
Numerous studies have documented the staggering incidence of medical errors in healthcare systems as well as outpatient care. Errors involving medications have been identified as the major source of preventable error in healthcare. The World Health Organization describes the new discipline of patient safety as involving “the coordinated efforts to prevent harm, caused by the process of health care itself, from occurring to patients.
The Graduate Pathway in Exercise Science offers you the chance to enhance your English and academic ability. It will prepare you to successfully pursue graduate studies at Marshall University.
Strengthen your career prospects as an experienced health and social well-being practitioner with USQ’s Graduate Diploma of Health (Community Health). A part of your diploma, you will have the opportunity to develop the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical application skills to analyse and address human health and social well-being issues within a community health framework.
Pharmacoeconomics is a scientific field that evaluates and compares the value of one drug or therapy to another. Pharmacoeconomic studies serve to guide optimal healthcare resource allocation, in a standardized and scientifically grounded manner. In this track, students will learn to critique and apply pharmacoeconomic methods involving cost minimization, cost effectiveness, cost utility, and cost benefit to improve clinical decision making.
This new degree course consists of a rounded and integrated curriculum specialising in coolclimate wine production, climate change effects on viticulture, terroir and sparkling wine. It also includes opportunities to visit other wine-producing areas in Europe. The Wine Department staff have considerable international expertise and research experience, and a brand new Wine Research Centre was completed in March 2014. This combination will enable students to access an outstanding Masters-level education.
Dalian University of Technology (DUT) is one of the key national-level universities under the administration of China's Ministry of Education. Throught 60 years of ongoing progress and innovation, DUT has earned a reputation as one of the top universities and top technical universities in the country.
The Master of Environmental Health and Safety (M.E.H.S.) program prepares graduates for professional careers in environmental health and safety – encompassing occupational safety, industrial hygiene, ergonomics, risk management and environmental health. However, we strive not only to provide academic-based knowledge, but also the technical and practical skills necessary to be a successful EHS professional. While our coursework covers a broad range of EHS topics, students may also choose areas in which they would like to explore more in-depth. We invite people from all undergraduate backgrounds to apply and offer an evening option for those considering a career change.