Bachelor's Degree in Biology in Portugal

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Earning a bachelor's degree is achieved by completing the necessary course of study offered by the college or university you enroll in. Completing this study may take three to seven years depending on where you seek your degree.

A Bachelor’s degree in Biology is concerned with the theory and practice of animal and plant biology. It is thus focused in observation and analysis of biological systems. It’s subjects range from evolution and biodiversity to cellular and molecular biology.

Portugal, officially the Portuguese Republic, is a country located in Southwestern Europe, on the Iberian Peninsula. Portugal is 900 years old, and even though it has a relatively small area, it played a crucial role in world history. Universidade do Porto is most popular by foreigners which consist of 11% international students.

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Bachelor in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Polytechnic Institute of Tomar
Campus Full time Part time October 2017 Portugal Tomar

The Chemical and Biochemical program is a bachelor's degree designed to provide higher education training in the particular field of chemistry. [+]

Best Bachelors in Biology in Portugal 2017. Objectives The Chemical and Biochemical program is a bachelor's degree designed to provide higher education training in the particular field of chemistry. It is designed so as to allow easy access to the labour market as it places a strong emphasis on emerging areas in this field of knowledge. Being able to adapt to new processes and methods as well as solving concrete problems are the main objectives to be attained with this programme. The program constantly seeks to establish links with economic activities through specific projects. Thus and in order to strengthen these links and integrate the graduates in the labour market, the degree includes a Final Project in the third year that is developed in partnership with enterprises or organisations of the sector providing the students with the opportunity to actually contact with industry and services. The degree's versatility allows the students' integration in several industry sectors namely pulp and paper, petrochemical, fibreboard, packaging, agri-food, ink industry and others. The course curriculum is organised so as to allow the performance of such activities as process control and monitoring, quality control and auditing, training and research. Professional Goals The curricular structure allows the selection of the following competencies and professional profiles: Chemical Processes Pulp and Paper Biotechnology Agri-Food which can be developed in industries and services in areas such as: chemistry, petrochemistry, pulp and paper, graphics, agri-food, leathers, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, polymers, cements and ceramics, consultancy, quality and control. ...and in the public... [-]

Bachelor in Chemical and Biological Engineering

Polytechnic Institute Of Bragança
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Portugal Bragança

This bachelor programme is fully lectured in English and the profile of the programme comprises the development of the technical-scientific knowledge and professional skills in the study areas of Chemical and Biological Engineering: [+]

Program Description This bachelor programme is fully lectured in English and the profile of the programme comprises the development of the technical-scientific knowledge and professional skills in the study areas of Chemical and Biological Engineering: Thermodynamics and Transport Phenomena; Chemical Process Engineering; Environmental Technology; Biotechnology. Profile of the programme The profile of the programme comprises the development of the technical-scientific knowledge and professional skills in the study areas of Chemical and Biological Engineering: Thermodynamics and Transport Phenomena; Chemical Process Engineering; Environmental Technology; Biotechnology. Key learning outcomes The degree of "licenciado" (bachelor) in Chemical Engineering is awarded to those students that demonstrate, in this field, the ability to: develop and enhance the acquired knowledges; apply acquired knowledge and understanding capacity in order to clearly demonstrate a professional approach to the work carried out; solve problems based upon their own arguments; collate, select, and interpret relevant information which will enable them to consolidate the solutions they present and the opinions they put forward, including the analysis of relevant social, scientific and ethical aspects; communicate information, ideas, problems and solutions, both to experts and non-experts; develop competences that will enable them to benefit from lifelong learning with a high degree of autonomy. To complete the qualification, the student is required to pass all compulsory course units of the study plan. Occupational profiles of graduates The degree of "licenciado" (bachelor) in Chemical and Biological Engineering belongs to the education and training area of Technologies. Graduates are qualified to develop a professional activity within the... [-]

Bachelor in Biology - Geology

University of Minho - School of Sciences
Campus Full time 6 semesters September 2017 Portugal Braga

The Undergraduate Degree Course in Biology-Geology, restructured according to Bologna Process gives theoretical, laboratorial and field skills in Biology, Geology and Environmental scientific areas. [+]

Best Bachelors in Biology in Portugal 2017. Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree) ECTS: 180 Duration: 6 curricular semesters Regime: Normal Place: Gualtar Campus, Braga Main Scientific area: Biology, Geology BACHELOR | 3 YEARS The Bachelor of Biology-Geology provides scientific training in the fields of Biology and Geology. Besides offering subjects in both fields of science, it seeks to broaden the access of graduates to the market labour and enables them to collaborate in various socio-professional sectors, such as environment, management and nature conservation, exploration and exploitation of natural resources and scientific research. The course also provides technical and scientific capacity to access a 2nd cycle in the environment fields not excluding classic areas of Biology, as Plant Biology, Animal, Molecular and Microbiology and Geology, as Hydrogeology, Geological Prospecting, Mineral Deposits, Cartography . The course also enables the conditions of access to the 2nd cycle which qualifies for teaching the 3rd cycle of primary and secondary education. Careers Job opportunities for graduates in Biology-Geology (1st cycle) include: - Technician jobs in parks and nature reserves (conservation of biological resources, geoconservation and environmental protection, ...); - Environmental technicians and ecotourism technicians; - Technicians in museus, science centers and other educational spaces (dissemination of Life Sciences); - Technician jobs in local and central administration, in areas related to planning and environment; - Technicians in trading companies of science and technology materials; - Technicians in laboratories of biology and geology areas (eg, laboratory testing for water industries, water treatment plants (WTP's) and... [-]

Bachelor in Applied Biology

University of Minho - School of Sciences
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Portugal Braga

The main goal of the Undergraduate Degree Course in Applied Biology is to prepare professionals with a solid knowledge in the Life Sciences, using interactive teaching/learning methods with a strong component on experimental techniques and practices. [+]

Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree) ECTS: 180 Duration: 3 curricular years Regime: Normal Place: Gualtar Campus, Braga Main Scientific area: Biology BACHELOR| 3 YEARS The Bachelor of Applied Biology prepares professionals with a solid knowledge in the Life Sciences, using interactive teaching/learning methods with a strong component on experimental techniques and practices. The course provides qualification in multiple areas of Biology ranging from the molecular and cell biology, organisms, populations and communities. At the end of this degree, the acquired theoretical and practical competences will be useful for several professional activities, related with the health, environment, industry and agriculture sectors. Graduates will have basic and multidisciplinary knowledge that will enable the access to a wide range of second cycle courses where they can obtain specific and advanced knowledge on subjects of their preference, as an appropriate complement of their initial training. Careers The theoretical and practical skills acquired with this Degree are an essential and unique support to perform and develop several professional activities in the fields of health, environment, industry and agriculture. [-]