Social Media RSS Feed en Christian Ministries, BA <p>Southwestern College’s Christian Ministries program links theological reflection to contemporary ministry contexts. The program provides education in the interpretation of scripture, Christian theological traditions and current church practices applicable in a variety of ministry settings. The program contains a common core of biblical and theological studies with broadly defined emphasis areas in pastoral studies and youth ministry. It is designed for maximum flexibility in ministry contexts as well as to lay the groundwork for graduate ministry education if desired. Admission Requirements Have completed a minimum of 6 post-high school college credits Minimum GPA of 2.0 Minimum of 3 years of post-high school work experience</p> Fri, 01/18/2019 - 00:58 368037 368037 Bachelor of Science in Nursing <p>At Lincoln University School of Nursing our Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program will prepare you to function safely, efficiently, and competently in the generalized nursing field. The BSN degree prepares students to value excellence, provide leadership, and foster community within the field of nursing. However, graduation from the BSN program does not guarantee eligibility to take the licensure exam. The Lincoln University School of Nursing is led by dedicated and professional nursing experts that will provide you the skills necessary to succeed. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program prepares individuals for professional nursing practice. Emphasis within the program is placed on the roles of the nurse and the Essentials of Baccalaureate Education for Professional Nursing Practice as defined by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN, 2008). The program offers on campus classes, as well as, some online general education and nursing courses. The program is designed for students who desire an initial entry into nursing at the baccalaureate degree level. The program was initiated due to reports from the Institute of Medicine (IOM), indicating due to the complexity of health care, it is imperative nurses be minimally educated at the bachelor's degree level in order to ensure optimal patient outcomes. The Lincoln University nursing faculty will be seeking accreditation for this program.</p> Fri, 01/18/2019 - 00:27 992380 992380 Business Computing & Entrepreneurship, BA <p>This programme will provide you with a technical and business education required for modern digital and computing businesses. Goldsmiths’ creative approach uniquely prepares you for the modern creative technologies and digital media industries. Why study BSc Business Computing & Entrepreneurship at Goldsmiths? You’ll learn the technical skills to develop digital product as well as the entrepreneurial skills to bring them to market Our teaching is strongly focused on practical work in real world situations The degree aims to equip you with a wide range of technical and business skills, ranging from computer programming to team work and creative thinking, to meet the current demands of the industry and to increase your career prospects You'll have the option of taking a business placement year between the second and final year, allowing you to gain invaluable work experience that will enhance your employability The creative technologies industry is growing, both in London and globally; Goldsmiths' creative ethos will mean you're well prepared to join this industry</p> Fri, 01/18/2019 - 00:22 376191 376191 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) <p>A student who has completed all the requirements of the Bachelor of Arts, or another qualification which the BA Management Committee agrees is equivalent, may be accepted for admission to the Honours program provided a sufficiently high standard has been achieved in fulfilling the requirements for the Bachelors Degree.</p> <p>Course aims</p> <p>The Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree builds on the aims and learning outcomes of the Bachelor of Arts degree. </p> <p>The Honours degree aims to provide students with:</p> <ul> <li>further depth and breadth of knowledge in their area of study</li> <li>the necessary knowledge, theoretical understanding and study skills to undertake original academic work with a theoretical and/or professional outcome</li> <li>advanced skills in academic writing and the presentation of research.</li> </ul> Thu, 01/17/2019 - 23:43 1339725 1339725 Community and Public Health, BA <p>Everyone wants to be healthy—don’t they? Even so, there are many interesting reasons why people engage in unhealthy behaviors. Graduates of Community and Public Health can help people change health-compromising behaviors such as drug misuse and abuse, tobacco use, unhealthy diet, and physical inactivity and can help people stick to medical treatment. Health professionals help individuals learn how to plan, implement, and evaluate programs that lead to healthier lives. Community and Public Health majors choose to study Public Health or Health Education and Lifetime Wellness. There are many interesting and exciting job opportunities working in elementary and high schools, health care, businesses and industries, and colleges and universities. Graduates also can find employment on the federal, state, county, or local government levels. Examples of professions graduates might pursue include Health education specialist Health promotion specialist Lifestyle coach Policy advisor Program analyst Program evaluator Program planner Project coordinator Teacher Wellness coordinator</p> Thu, 01/17/2019 - 23:39 370653 370653 Middle Grades General Science Education (5-9) B.S. Degree <p>This teacher preparation program combines laboratory-based science work with practical, school-based experiences to prepare you for professional certification to teach science in middle schools. You earn a Bachelor of Science in Middle Grades General Science Education (grades 5-9) and will be well prepared to teach topics in astronomy, earth science, life science and physical science.</p> <p>FEATURES</p> <p>Enjoy a career with hands-on laboratory experiences that make learning exciting for students and teachers.</p> <p>Help students develop a scientific view of the world, as well as creative and critical thinking skills.</p> <p>Scholarships, grants and loan forgiveness programs may be available.</p> Thu, 01/17/2019 - 23:38 1159532 1159532 B.Com. (Hons) Risk and Management Accounting <p>The programme integrates curriculum prescribed by Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), UK. Upon completion of this programme, students have an opportunity to earn CIMA Certification. Programme offers a unique opportunity for students to develop career in Risk and Management Accounting globally.</p> <p>For admission to B.Com. – Hons. in RMA programme, candidate must have passed the examination conducted by a recognized Board/ Institution at PUC/10+2 level of schooling or its equivalent with minimum aggregate of 50% marks. In addition, students must have a minimum of 65% marks each in: English; and either in Mathematics or Accountancy or any other subject related to Commerce.</p> <p>Assessment and Evaluation</p> <p>The University follows Choice Based Credit System (CBCS), which provides choice for students to select from the prescribed set of courses and earn credits. Students are awarded grades based on their performance for each courses in a semester and Semester Grade Point Average (SGPA), which is a measure of academic performance of a student in a semester. Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) is used as a measure of overall cumulative performance of a student over all semesters. However, the CGPA is invariably calculated from second semester onwards to facilitate students to know their academic progress.</p> <p>Every Programme has a prescribed Curriculum or the Scheme of Teaching and Evaluation. It prescribes all the courses/ laboratory/ other requirements for the degree and sets out the nominal sequence semester wise. Curriculum also includes SWAYAM and Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), offered by premier institutions. A student desirous of additional exposure to a course, without the rigors of obtaining a good grade, ‘audits’ a course that helps him to have an edge over others in placements.</p> Thu, 01/17/2019 - 23:33 9039 9039 Cell and Molecular Biology B.S. <p>Cell and molecular biology are two of the most rapidly growing areas of modern biology. This major prepares students for graduate school and careers in cell biology, genetics, developmental biology, physiology, immunology, biotechnology, molecular biology and microbiology. The major is also appropriate for students considering professional schools of medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, and veterinary medicine. The program is administered by the Department of Biology and involves faculty in both the Swenson College of Science and Engineering and the Medical School Duluth.</p> Thu, 01/17/2019 - 23:33 316055 316055 Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) [End-on] <p>Completion of a bachelor degree that includes an Australian Psychological Society approved three-year sequence in Psychology; and</p> <p>A minimum of a credit average (GPA 5.0) across PY2103, PY2107 and a minimum of a distinction average (GPA 6.0) across 15 credit points of level 3 PY subjects, including PY3101; or</p> <p>Other qualifications recognised by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the Division of Tropical Health and Medicine as equivalent to the above.</p> <p>On successful completion of the Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours), graduates will be able to:</p> <ul> <li>Integrate a coherent and advanced body of knowledge with depth in major theoretical perspectives and concepts, and philosophical and historical developments, in the core areas of psychology</li> <li>Review, analyse, consolidate and synthesise knowledge and evidence bases underpinning professional practice to identify and provide solutions to complex problems with intellectual independence</li> <li>Review and reflect on the ethics and efficacy of professional practice, interventions and interactions</li> <li>Exercise high-level judgement, critical thinking and initiative to identify and solve complex problems and make informed decisions and plan ongoing professional learning in research and/or professional practice contexts</li> <li>Apply advanced English language and technological and numeracy skills to generate, interpret and communicate knowledge, data, arguments and research findings appropriate for a variety of audiences</li> <li>Demonstrate responsibility and accountability for one's own learning and practice in collaboration with others</li> <li>Apply knowledge and skills of research principles, methods and ethics to plan and execute a piece of research and scholarship with some independence</li> </ul> Thu, 01/17/2019 - 23:23 1343537 1343537 Bachelor of Geology <p>JCU is the only Australian university to offer a Bachelor of Geology degree, a vocationally-oriented professional qualification concentrating solely on Geology.</p> <p>Your JCU Geology studies take place in tropical North Queensland, where the University has strong links with mining and allied engineering industries and government bodies. Practical field work and the industry connections you can make throughout your studies mean that when you graduate, you'll be ready to begin a well-paid career in Australia or internationally.</p> <p>JCU's Bachelor of Geology graduates can be found working throughout Australia and internationally, in rewarding and very well paid careers in hard rock mining, coal, oil and gas exploration, mine site remediation, environmental assessment, geochemistry, palaeontology or geotechnical fields.</p> <p>You could be a leader in locating new reserves of crude oil, gas, coal, minerals, uranium, precious metals or clean water.</p> <p>Your job may find you being responsible for finding feasible and sustainable ways to extract resources, or evaluate geologic natural hazards that may threaten communities. Employers include corporations in the diverse resources sector and government departments.</p> <p>With further studies, you might also choose to become a teacher or an academic.</p> Thu, 01/17/2019 - 23:21 1341889 1341889