Bachelor's Degree in Biological & Life Sciences in South America

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Biological & Life Sciences

The South American continent is known for their rich cultural practices and the welcoming nature of the people. This attracts many international students into the region for undergraduate studies. The economy of most countries in this region is mending from the rough economic situations of the past. However, the region provides a variety of employment opportunities for all international students who graduate from their universities. The Latin world is a place foreign students come to experience fun while earning a quality degree. There is plenty here to keep students busy including ancient ruins, sunny beaches, rugged mountains, and lush rainforests. It is a region where Spanish has dominated and thus it is important for students to have some basics of the language.

There are many degree programs available in the department of Biological and Life Sciences in most universities in South America. One can register for a bachelor degree in pharmacy, psychology, veterinary and human medicine, food science, microbiology, environmental science or even dentistry among other majors. The degree prepares you for a career in public health, biomedical research, microbiology, health administration and teaching among other options upon graduation. You can enroll for these courses on a part-time or full-time basis which will take you around 4 years to complete, depending on the program.

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Agricultural Engineering

Duoc UC
Campus Full time 4 years February 2017 Chile Santiago

These professionals are trained to act as land administrators working in land management and agricultural companies; as land manager, land supervisor, head of orchards and irrigation manager for farms and agricultural enterprises that focus on the production of fruit, vegetables, herbs and vines. [+]

Bachelors in Biological & Life Sciences in South America 2017. School of Natural Resources The School of Natural Resources offers various courses aimed at achieving a balance between human needs and the use of natural resources. Agricultural Engineering These professionals are trained to act as land administrators working in land management and agricultural companies; as land manager, land supervisor, head of orchards and irrigation manager for farms and agricultural enterprises that focus on the production of fruit, vegetables, herbs and vines. This degree will also enable graduates to work in agroindustry as head of packaging or processing. Furthermore, they can also work independently. Professional Title: Agricultural Engineer. Technical Title: Agricultural Technician. How to apply First, check that your home university or polytechnic institute has an ongoing exchange agreement with Duoc UC. Thoroughly research your prospective courses. Most of our programs are in Spanish; therefore make sure you have sufficient proficiency in this language for your classes. We do offer a free 44 hour Spanish course for all non-native Spanish speakers, but in order to successfully complete your courses we advise at least an intermediate Spanish level. For non-Spanish speakers, Duoc UC also offers the Tourism and Hospitality Program, fully taught in English Required documents Download and fill in the application form Transcripts Letter of motivation Copy of your passport Enrollment certificate Nomination letter from home institution Once you have all the documentation, please have the coordinator of international relations at your home institution send a digital version to Maria Jimenez mjimenezt@duoc.cl Please bear in mind that after receiving your documentation it can take up to a month for us to process it and send you an answer, due the large amount of documentation we receive during the admission periods. Application deadlines 15 August– 15 October*: application for the first semester, March – July term 15 February – 15 April*: application for the second semester, August – December term *We advise students with Chinese nationality to apply as soon as the application period begins since the visa procedure can take up to six months. Acceptance letter A month after the application period ends, students will be informed via e-mail whether they have been accepted or not. In the case of being accepted, a hard copy of the acceptance letter will be sent to the International Student Officer of the student’s home institution. [-]

Bachelor In Aesthetic And Cosmetic

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 6 semesters March 2017 Brazil Aracaju

Beauty has to come from within, but it is reflected out. The course of Aesthetics and Cosmetics, the Facipe, enables professionals who will work in the beauty industry, through the care of the body, face and hair, providing maintenance of health, welfare and the prevention of aging. [+]

Beauty has to come from within, but it is reflected out. The course of Aesthetics and Cosmetics, the Facipe, enables professionals who will work in the beauty industry, through the care of the body, face and hair, providing maintenance of health, welfare and the prevention of aging. Brazil is the world's third largest market of personal care products, perfumes and cosmetics, behind only the United States and Japan and ahead of giants like China. Job market The Technologists in Aesthetics and Cosmetics are quickly absorbed by the labor market, since it is as a new profession with great acceptance today. Major employers in Brazil and the world, are aesthetic clinics, beauty salons, spa, Esthetic centers, academies, colleges, University Centers, Universities, equipment and cosmetics representations companies, among others. Occupation area The technologist of the field in Aesthetic and Cosmetic covers: Facial Aesthetics, Body, Hair, Pre and Post Surgery, Podiatry, makeup, micropigmentation, cosmetology, Massage Therapy, Alternative Therapies, Teaching, Academic Management, Internship Preceptorship, Business Management, Trade representative Products and Equipment, Writer and Book Editor, Performance in basic Research and Applied nsa different levels and in different areas of Aesthetics and Cosmetics. Goals General: To train professionals technologists citizens in aesthetic and cosmetic, with the right to acquire technical and scientific expertise, which make them suitable for insertion into the working world with ethical and caring attitude. specific: • Prepare professional to work in the area of ​​aesthetics and cosmetology, developing technological professional skills, general and specific to the management processes and the production of goods and services; • Provide theoretical and practical knowledge necessary for full training and adequate professional performance in aesthetics and cosmetology, as well as legislation notions of human relations and professional ethics; • Meeting the demands of regional and national market forming qualified and updated professionals who follow the scientific and technological innovations and holding know-how in this area of ​​knowledge; • Ensure the identity of the professional profile of completion of the course and its curriculum organization; • encourage the development of entrepreneurial skills and understanding of the technological process, its causes and effects; • Encourage the production and scientific and technological innovation, and their applications in the workplace; • To promote the understanding and evaluation of social, economic and environmental impacts of the production, management and incorporation of new technologies; • Promote the ability to keep learning and keep up with changes in working conditions, as well as provide further study in graduate courses. [-]

Biological Sciences

Universidade Santa Úrsula (USU)
Campus Full time 4 years March 2017 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

The Course of Biological Sciences, a pioneer in the area of ​​Natural Sciences in Rio de Janeiro so skilled professionals with high scientific productivity, entering the environment as a key qualification process in several areas. [+]

Bachelors in Biological & Life Sciences in South America 2017. The Course of Biological Sciences, a pioneer in the area of ​​Natural Sciences in Rio de Janeiro so skilled professionals with high scientific productivity, entering the environment as a key qualification process in several areas. The experience of Biology at Santa Ursula University (USU), internationally respected, says the University as one of the most well-prepared institutions in our country for professional qualification in health and environmental. The Professional graduated from USU will be able to: Perform duties and responsibilities related to diagnostics in human health and ecosystems, plant and animal health clinics, hospitals, laboratories, centers, and research institutions and production companies and zoos; Plan, develop, guide and evaluate projects within the Biology of Health according to the new techniques and methodologies, compliance with the current rules and protocols as well as quality assurance; Seek the development of methods and methodologies contextualized and adapted to different socioeconomic realities, aiming at efficiency, quality, cost reduction and the use of clean technologies. [-]

Biological Sciences - BA

Universidade São Judas Tadeu
Campus Full time 4 years March 2017 Brazil São Paulo

The course of Biological Sciences - Bachelor Degree - the St. Jude completed 35 years in 2014 and has a history of challenges and achievements based on the quality of teaching, extension and research. It is a course of general education that provides students with broad and deep overview of the various areas of biology, involving environmental, health and biotechnology. [+]

The course of Biological Sciences - Bachelor Degree - the St. Jude completed 35 years in 2014 and has a history of challenges and achievements based on the quality of teaching, extension and research. It is a course of general education that provides students with broad and deep overview of the various areas of biology, involving environmental, health and biotechnology. The faculty is made up of doctors teachers mostly employed full time, with the University to offer courses, internships and practical activities in after-school hours. Equipment and available laboratories provide support to these practices, emphasizing the Garden, the Herbarium, the Zoo Collection and Paleontological and Health Laboratories, as Genetics, Microbiology and Parasitology, among others. Course symposia will always have professionals from other institutions, serving for updates and exchanges. Field trips are also striking, with visits to Serra da Cantareira, Ubatuba, Santos, Itatiba, Itatiaia, Long Island and towns of São Paulo, such as Botanical Gardens, Butantan Institute, USP Museums and Zoo Park Foundation. The student of Biology at St. Jude also has great acceptance in other institutions. The biologist can act as researcher in higher education institutions, enterprises and scientific and technological research laboratories; in analytical laboratories; in public agencies for health monitoring, licensing and environmental expertise, demarcation, conservation and restoration of legal reserves and permanent protection areas. Can act autonomously in itself or advising company. [-]