Bachelors in Medicine & Health

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Laughter may be the best medicine, but during a Medicine and Health degree you learn lots of interesting things like the fact that your left lung is smaller than your right lung to make room for your heart. Medicine and Health is a broad field of study that deals with acquiring knowledge in terms of treatment and prevention of illnesses and diseases of human beings and animals.

The first years of Bachelor and Master degrees in Medicine and Health focus on introductory knowledge about how the human or animal body works; degrees continue with advanced knowledge about internal medicine, pediatrics, psychiatry and surgery; followed by a specialisation you’ve decided to pursue as a career. Medicine and Health students will attend supervised practice or internship, followed by a residency in a health care facility, where they experience medical events and practices at first-hand.

Medicine and Health covers sub-disciplines like:

• Biomedicine
• Public health
• Human medicine
• Veterinary medicine
• Dentistry
• Nursing
• Health management
• Nutrition

Students who complete degrees in Medicine and Health enter the following careers:

• Surgeon
• Medical technician
• Psychiatrist
• Nurse
• Nutritionist
• Veterinary doctor

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Bachelor Nursing

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B.Sc. College of Pharmaceutical Sciences

The College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (CPS) from Utrecht University is a three-year Bachelor programme in Drug Development, in which you will be trained how new drugs for diseases such as cancer, diabetes and Alzheimer’s can be discovered and developed.

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B.Sc. Diagnostic Radiography

Diagnostic radiographers play an essential role in diagnosing patients. Most of us at some point will need help in order to understand what's wrong with us – and diagnostic radiographers are one part of a team whose job it is to find out. The Diagnostic Radiography degree is offered by London South Bank University.

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