The Natural Sciences emphasize the scientific process and inquiry. It covers the natural world and factors affecting it and is a highly evolving branch of science appealing to those with questioning and wondering minds. Courses in Natural Sciences cover the main branches of chemistry, physics, astronomy, earth science and biology with many further subcategories in each division along with a cross over between many of the categories.
Those seeking courses in Natural Sciences often come from a variety of industries and professions such as academia, research, laboratories, consulting firms, conservation centers, non-for-profit and private companies. Whether you are looking for professional development, a certificate program, or new skills, there are courses in Natural Sciences to match the needs of many prospective students.
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High school subjects [+]
This course gives a social science introduction to the most important fields within global environmental studies in general and West Africa in particular. It digs into the causes and dynamics of environmental challenges and dynamics, and different perspectives on management of natural resources. [+]
This stimulating level 2 qualification is for anyone with a good grounding in maths who needs a GCSE for employment, further study, teacher training or personal development. Topics covered include graphs and geometry, statistics and algebra. [+]
A-Levels are a prestigious qualification and one of the main routes into university in the UK. You can study up to four subjects. [+]
Issues like global warming, pollution and cradle to cradle interest you. The Environmental Science for Sustainable Energy and Technology programme will turn you into an environmental professional [+]
Course - Environmental Science for Sustainable Energy and Technology
Issues like global warming, pollution and cradle to cradle interest you. The Environmental Science for Sustainable Energy and Technology programme will turn you into an environmental professional.
The local authority in a city wants to be CO2 neutral by 2040. You are part of a consultancy team. You find ways to reduce the energy consumption and utilise suitable sustainable energy sources. You research the availability of solar power, hydropower, geothermal power, wind power and biomass. Your solution is financially viable and accepted by both industry and the public. You take into consideration future developments, techniques and policies.... [-]
The GED (General Educational Development) is a High School proficiency test that evaluates 5 areas of the student’s knowledge: Social Studies, Science, Writing & Reading, Grammar, and Mathematics. [+]
The program aims to provide the participants with the overall knowledge in the field of Environmental Engineering and give deep insight into environmental management principles in construction, eco-design as well as environmental safety in waste management, reclamation of landfill waste storage, study of biodegradation processes and biogas production. [+]
This integrated master's programme over four years gives the opportunity to concentrate on pure or applied mathematics with Master's level topics explored during the final year of the programme. [+]
The course is aimed at educationalists with an interest in gaining an up-to-date overview of issues in adult numeracy. It focuses on key theoretical issues that impact on adult numeracy provision. You are likely to be working in the area of basic skills/numeracy and wish to develop your critical thinking skills in current educational approaches to numeracy and mathematics education... [+]
The A-Level programme at Oxford Royale Academy combines small class sizes with expert tuition, to ensure that students excel within their subjects and flourish in their future pursuits. [+]
Global climate change is mainly caused by emissions arising from our daily energy use. "Think globally, act locally" is necessary to trigger urgent and drastic changes. Energy use and solutions are local, but markets and technologies are global. [+]
The course gives an introduction to the use of GIS in disease control programmes and provides knowledge and basic skills on how GIS can be used for disease control, focusing on the epidemiological assessment of disease burden and the improvement of programmatic planning and management. [+]
The separate courses includes lectures, seminars, and practical laboratory work. The Cellbiology course comprises comprehensive theoretical knowledge of the most central parts of modern Molecular Cell Biology. The course also covers the concept of malignant cell growth and provides examples [+]
Cellbiology, Animal and Plant Physiology
The separate courses includes lectures, seminars, and practical laboratory work. The Cellbiology course comprises comprehensive theoretical knowledge of the most central parts of modern Molecular Cell Biology. The course also covers the concept of malignant cell growth and provides examples of molecular mechanisms behind tumor progression. The Animal and Plant Physiology course focus on multicellular animals and vascular plants. Different organism levels, from molecular to physiological, are integrated. Structure and function of animal organ and organ systems are considered in the following context; circulation, respiration, nervous systems, endocrine systems, excretion, nutrition, and developmental biology. Concerning plants there is special emphasis on photosynthesis, cell walls, anatomy, growth and flowering.... [-]
Short Courses in Science [+]
Ms Thea Schoeman 011 559 3226 email@example.com Introduction to Geographic Information Systems 14 weeks R10000 Diploma or Degree in Science, Humanities or Education firstname.lastname@example.org Geo-Informatics 1: Geographic Information Systems 14 weeks R8500 Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification, preferably with prior knowledge of Geographic Information Systems, Spatial Analysis, Remote Sensing or Aerial Photography in undergraduate studies. email@example.com Geo-Informatics 2: Remote Sensing and Image Processing 14 weeks R8500 Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification, preferably with prior knowledge of Geographic Information System, Spatial Analysis, Remote Sensing or Aerial Photography in undergraduate studies firstname.lastname@example.org Semi-Thin Wax Sections for Histology 40 hours R6000 Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate field email@example.com Functional Ecology of Rivers and Wetlands 200 hours R6000 Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate field firstname.lastname@example.org Introductory Geology 3 months part-time R4000 *Currently employed Mineral Identification personnel with experience email@example.com *Recognition of Prior Learning must be acknowledged to a level of Grade 12 [-]
This unique programme, which will combine an academic qualification with intensive in situ fieldwork experience on Mauritius, will be administered as one of DICEs portfolio of postgraduate programmes in conservation science and management within the School of Anthropology and Conservation. [+]