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> Mon, 12/03/2018 - 12:42 172465 172465 Interactive Media (BSc) Interactive media has permeated almost every aspect of our lives. Mobile apps, websites, games and social media have transformed the way we work, play, learn and interact with each other. But this is just the beginning. With new interactive technologies like virtual and augmented reality on the horizon, we are only just beginning to understand the huge potential of interactive media to transform and enhance our lives. Our Interactive Media BSc will give you the power to create the new types of interactive media content that are transforming our society and culture. The unique multidisciplinary degree brings together technical, creative and socio-cultural perspectives on interactive media. You will be supported to develop your creativity, to acquire technical skills needed in the production of interactive media, and to have the ability to analyse and assess the impact of interactive media upon individuals and society as a whole. Fri, 07/21/2017 - 23:34 316757 316757 Learn Advanced Practices that Help Grow Young Minds As a student specializing in the Child Development track of the Early Childhood Education Leadership Bachelor's degree, you will go beyond the basics of child development in key sections of the degree to understand more deeply how and why children learn and develop the way they do. The program builds on your education and experience with young learners, adding new skills for leadership and instruction that prepare you to work in a variety of early childhood settings. You will also learn how to run a program, develop curriculum and lead other teachers, while maintaining best practices working with young learners from infancy through preschool. Graduates of the Child Development specialization will also gain skills for evaluating their impact on the growth and development of children while establishing leadership expertise in coaching and mentoring, communicating with families, and advocating for public policies that affect early childhood learners. Through a combination of case studies, virtual observations, peer-to-peer discussions and virtual role-playing, you will practice implementing child development theory, teaching practices and leadership that will set you apart in the field. You can complete this non-licensure Bachelor's degree-completion program in as few as 18 months.* And with our Flex Choice® option, you can combine traditional courses and self-directed assessments to save time and money while pursuing a degree on a schedule that fits your lifestyle. Fri, 07/21/2017 - 23:32 933879 933879 Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) degree in Marketing The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) degree in Marketing is designed for students already working in the field of marketing or those interested in developing a career in: Product development Brand management Sales management Wholesaling Marketing planning and analysis Public relations What You Will Learn in the BSBA in Marketing Program Our BSBA in Marketing degree focuses on all essential marketing activities, from planning an organization's products and services to pricing, promotion, and distribution to customers. All students in the BSBA in Marketing program must complete a capstone requirement, Strategic Management, which integrates content across the degree program and validates the students' knowledge. The degree is a 120-credit program. Fri, 07/21/2017 - 23:30 375267 375267 BA Italian & Education Studying with us will give you the chance to become a fluent linguist and, with our year abroad programme, an opportunity to experience living, working and/or studying in another country. Education is essential if you wish to study initial teacher education courses. We offer you the chance to develop knowledge of the education systems of Scotland and beyond, looking at issues including policy, social justice, equity and inclusion. Combining education with other subjects provides opportunities for those who wish to work in professions associated with education but who do not wish to become teachers. Please note that to enter the teaching profession as a primary school teacher you must study for the BA (Honours) Primary Education. Our BA degrees in Humanities & Social Sciences are initially broad-based. In Year 1, you'll study three subjects, including your chosen subject(s). Fri, 07/21/2017 - 23:30 731430 731430 Computer Systems (Computer Games Programming) BSc (Hons) Our four-year BSc Computer Systems (Computer Games Programming) Honours degree is oriented to constructing robust and useable computer games. We aim to teach people not only how to deploy cutting edge games, but also help them to develop other professional skills that will enable them to communicate clearly, work independently and cooperate effectively. In the gaming industry, where business transactions are underpinned by technology, workplaces need individuals who can create effective systems. Our graduates will move into the games development industry armed with a blend of interpersonal and technical skills that will meet current needs and the needs of the organisations of the future. The first three years of this programme and the BSc Computer Systems programme are identical, as students learn the underlying skills required to develop computer games. Then, in fourth year, students specialise by taking Computer Games Programming courses as well as completing an approved dissertation topic suitable for this specialism. Why study Computer Systems (Computer Games Programming) at Heriot-Watt University's Dubai Campus? Unlike other universities, ours offers a technical programme that equips students with the right skills for games programming. ƒƒWe carry out extensive research in computer science subjects, which feeds into our teaching programmes, keeping them relevant and up to date. A large percentage of our graduates get good jobs following graduation. ƒƒWe have transfer options to our Edinburgh Campus that allow students to complete their studies in the UK. Students who wish to remain in Dubai after graduating with an Honours degree award can extend their studies by entering one of our postgraduate Master’s programmes. Fri, 07/21/2017 - 23:29 763958 763958 BA (Hons) Business .Businesses need graduates who are adaptable, with the skills and ability to put their knowledge into practice. That’s why our business degree focuses on your personal and professional development, which is essential in modern business. Designed specifically for part-time students, you can apply your knowledge from this course in your workplace. You may even be exempt from some modules based on experience you have already. From your employer’s perspective, this business course offers an excellent staff development opportunity that can be tailored to the needs of their organisation. This business degree is delivered through lectures and tutorials in the afternoon/evening on one day each week. For flexibility, you’ll complete 'Learning through the Workplace' modules in the summer months. Fri, 07/21/2017 - 23:25 34974 34974 Degree Apprenticeship: BSc (Hons) Professional Management - Chartered Manager The Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship has been specifically designed by employers working in close collaboration with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and Higher Education providers. The course provides a uniquely flexible alternative to traditional university study because you will be earning a wage while studying for a full honours degree. The course also future-proofs your career allowing you to gain Chartered Manager status and to develop and enhance all of the practical skills and core knowledge you will need to become a successful leader in contemporary management practice. Fri, 07/21/2017 - 23:24 794078 794078 Bachelor of Visual Communication Design As advances in communication technology redefine our needs, the demand for visionaries and skilled designers is likewise projected to grow and expand. Designers develop creative, innovative and persuasive strategies to communicate ideas, information and visual stimuli to a wide range of audiences. Mass media: web, film and television, advertising, publishing, industry or commerce – they all need visual material across a variety of formats and channels. Study Visual Communication Design at UON and develop a breadth of multi-platform skills enabling you to use visual design to shape the world. Fri, 07/21/2017 - 23:20 975529 975529 BS in Nursing The RN to BS program offers a Bachelor of Science degree to qualified transfer students with a valid New York State RN license. Flexible scheduling allows for full- or part-time study. In fact, the program is designed for nurses who wish to keep working while continuing their education, and courses are scheduled to best fit the time commitments of working nurses. Fri, 07/21/2017 - 23:19 692365 692365