Social Media RSS Feed en UB School of Economics, University of Barcelona <p><strong>About</strong></p> <p>The Universitat de Barcelona School of Economics is the international centre for research and postgraduate education in Economics of the Faculty of Economics and Business. Building on the experience of its predecessors, it has become a benchmark in Catalonia, Spain and Europe for academic quality and for economic research.</p> <p>Courses, workshops, and the promotion of the top international research are regularly conducted by the UB School of Economics, as it aims to be an appealing window to the international academia. Indeed, postgraduate training is specifically designed to be attractive and competitive internationally.</p> <p>The staff and students of the UB School of Economics have access to a comprehensive range of services and facilities: a network of libraries and resource centres with the largest catalogue among Catalan universities, dedicated seminar rooms, access to extensive language learning options and the largest network of sports facilities in the city.</p> <h2>Connect With UB Economics</h2> <p>Skype: ubeconomics</p> <p>Twitter: @ubeconomics</p> <p>LinkedIn: s://</p> <p>Instagram: ubeconomics</p> <p>Website: //</p> <p>Learn More About UB School of Economics</p> Mon, 12/03/2018 - 12:42 1133241 1133241 B.S. in Nutrition <p>The Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition prepares graduates for rewarding careers as nutritionists, wellness experts, food service managers, dietitians and community counselors. The four-year, 129-credit program provides students with basic liberal arts and strong science education, and the knowledge required to understand nutrition. Students take courses in biology, chemistry, business and statistics and master such subjects as normal nutrition, medical nutrition therapy, institutional food service management, cultural and social aspects of food, food science, energy and exercise, and food technology. The program also prepares students to apply their knowledge of nutrition to promote healthy eating and lifestyle choices among individuals and groups as well as those with special nutritional needs. The B.S. degree includes the Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD). Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (A.N.D.) (120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60606-6995) has accredited the DPD. Upon successful completion of the program, students are eligible to apply to an accredited supervised practice program the Dietetic Internship (DI) or to obtain an entry-level position that does not require the Registered Dietitian (RD) credential. Students must complete both the B.S. degree and an ACEND-accredited DI to be eligible to sit for the national examination for Registered Dietitians. The undergraduate nutrition program at LIU Post meets the academic requirements to be a Certified Dietitian/Nutritionist (CDN) in New York State. Successful completion of a DI and the RD examination qualifies individuals to be a New York State CDN. Upon completion of the B.S. degree and the DPD, graduates are also eligible to sit for the Registration Examination for Dietetic Technicians. For information about this examination, visit the Commission on Dietetic Registration website:</p> Wed, 02/21/2018 - 14:12 528028 528028 Bachelor's Degree in Psychology <p>The Psychology program leads to a Bachelor of Science degree and provides a background in the wide range of approaches used in modern psychology. These perspectives include the behavioral, biological, cognitive, developmental, humanistic, psychoanalytic, and social approaches to the study of behavior and mental processes. The Psychology program provides students with an educational experience that will contribute to the understanding of themselves and others, as well as prepare them for graduate school and professional careers in psychology-related fields.</p> Wed, 02/21/2018 - 14:07 867200 867200 Sociology,BA <p>Sociology is the study of social life and the social causes and consequences of human behavior. The challenges we face today - changing family structures, cultural diversity, community development, globalization, urbanization, social inequality, terrorism, environmental change, migration – provide students like you with fantastic opportunities. A sociology degree develops strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills, and prepares you for a variety of rewarding careers where you can make a lasting impact on the lives of others. The department offers a Bachelor of Science (BS) or Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in Sociology, an addictions counseling track options inside either the BS or BA, a Master of Professional Studies with a concentration in Social Entrepreneurship, and many certificate opportunities. Our curriculum allows each student to craft a program of study - providing the theoretical knowledge and applied experiences applicable to both the workplace and advanced academic pursuits. It is a broad, sturdy degree that has prepared students for success in a wide array of graduate degree programs.</p> Wed, 02/21/2018 - 14:04 508492 508492 Bachelor of Science in Business Management <p>The mission of the Department of Business Administration and Management is to build upon the liberal arts focus of the College and to provide the base of knowledge and experiences that will enable our graduates to be business leaders, capable of making sound and ethical business decisions in a continuously changing environment. The Department majors are designed around a common core of courses along with the requirements for each concentration. A student can obtain a double major within the Department. However, only one major is permitted in each of the following areas: Accounting, Business Administration, Business Management, Health Care Management, Sport Management, or Computer Information Systems.</p> Wed, 02/21/2018 - 14:03 718706 718706 Bachelor of Marine and Antarctic Science with Honours <p>The Bachelor of Marine and Antarctic Science with Honours provides students with advanced knowledge and scientific training in a specialised area of marine and / or Antarctic science; training in research as preparation for employment in a research organisation or for postgraduate study in Masters or PhD programs; and equips students with knowledge, skills, competencies and awareness in preparation for employment in industry. The degree is fully equivalent to an honours degree with any other University School and satisfies the usual eligibility requirements for research higher degrees and postgraduate scholarships. The program can be taken in one year full-time or two years part-time study. Students can commence the program in either semester 1 or semester 2.</p> Wed, 02/21/2018 - 13:49 878747 878747 Business Administration AS <p>Program Outcomes: Apply technology skills to the functions of a business. Apply ethical and professional behaviors to business. Communicate business information effectively using a multitude of communication skills. Demonstrate accounting knowledge. Analyze business situations and apply problem-solving techniques individually and in a team environment.</p> Wed, 02/21/2018 - 13:35 1060701 1060701 BA/BSc (Hons) Creative Writing and Sociology <p>More specialist strands than any other course in the UK. Focus on graduate employability, building industry connections. Large and diverse student body – close to 500 students from across the world. This course is challenging, exciting, and versatile. Here, you can expect a professional level of tuition – and we expect a professional level of commitment and achievement from you in return. Employability is central to the writing programme. Both individually and in groups you will prepare for the writing / creative-industry career of your choice. Our comprehensive programme includes prose, poetry, scriptwriting for the stage and screen, feature journalism, writing for new media, life writing: in fact, whatever you want to write, you’ll find an opportunity at Bath Spa University. We also work with drama and film students to produce films and podcasts, and encourage you to get involved in a wide range of writing-related areas such as readings, performances and magazines.</p> Wed, 02/21/2018 - 13:27 1070386 1070386 Midwifery (Shortened 88 Week Course) BSc <p>This shortened 88-week course in Midwifery can lead to a rewarding career caring for mothers and their babies when they need it most.Take our virtual tour Midwifery is integral to the health and wellbeing of women and their families during pregnancy and childbirth. See the facilities available in our brand new Science and Health Building. Why Coventry University? An award-winning university, we are committed to providing our students with the best possible experience. We continue to invest in both our facilities and our innovative approach to education. Our students benefit from industry-relevant teaching, and resources and support designed to help them succeed. These range from our modern library and computing facilities to dedicated careers advice and our impressive Students’ Union activities.</p> Wed, 02/21/2018 - 13:22 1064328 1064328 Bachelor of Arts in Communication <p>Regis University’s Bachelor of Arts in Communication degree examines communication theory and its application to interpersonal, social, and professional interaction. Students will explore communication dynamics including conflict resolution and will build a foundation to become ethical and effective communicators.</p> Wed, 02/21/2018 - 13:20 878081 878081