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Natural Sciences

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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GED Program - General Educational Development

The American College in Spain
Campus Full time 16 weeks September 2017 Spain Marbella USA Davie + 2 more

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. [+]

Best Course Studies in Natural Sciences 2017. GED Program - General Educational Development 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. It consists of a series of 5 tests that once passed demonstrates that the student meets the necessary requirements of a high school education in the United States of America. Once completed, the student will receive a GED diploma. The GED is an interesting and highly recommended option for those students who have not completed their secondary-level studies and want access to a U.S. university in order to obtain a university degree. The American College in Spain offers courses that are designed to prepare the students to pass the GED exam. Students wishing to apply to the GED course, should present the following documents: 1. Application Form 2. Placement Test is required prior to admission. 3. Passport photocopy. If Spanish national or resident, national identification document (DNI /NIE) 4. 150€ Administration Fee For students enrolled in Marbella United Football Club please contact our registrar's office to receive information according to our contractual agreement. [-]

GCSE Maths

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 30 weeks September 2017 United Kingdom London

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. [+]

If you left school without the skills, confidence or qualifications you now need, or want to improve your skills towards a future in higher education and employment – we have classes that will help you. Kensington and Chelsea College offers English and maths qualifications that will give you the skills you need for work, education and everyday life. We offer qualifications to suit individual needs. The courses take place mornings, afternoons or evenings, on two sites, and at different levels. To find out more and to enrol, you need to come to one of our Advice and Guidance sessions and our staff will assess which is the right level course for you. All of our courses run for a full academic year (from September to July) and at the end of the course you will complete your studies with an assessment in order to give you a recognised qualification. Many of our students are coming back to study for the first time in years. Students will be taught in small friendly classes with a relaxed and informal atmosphere offering a mixture of group and individual work. Course Overview 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. If you feel confident about your maths skills and want a qualification then this is the course for you. The course is suitable for those who... [-]

Environmental Technician

Confederation College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Canada Thunder Bay

This multi-faceted, two-year program, is delivered in the middle of northwestern Ontario’s beautiful Boreal Forest. It will train you to effectively manage natural and man-made environments, and how to communicate and work cooperatively with those from other sectors and disciplines. [+]

Best Course Studies in Natural Sciences 2017. Environmental Technician This multi-faceted, two-year program, is delivered in the middle of northwestern Ontario’s beautiful Boreal Forest. It will train you to effectively manage natural and man-made environments, and how to communicate and work cooperatively with those from other sectors and disciplines. You will explore environmental issues, as well as learn hands-on tools for assessing, protecting and restoring ecosystems. The curriculum for this program was developed in consultation with representatives from industry and agencies, and is based on current practices, our own experience in the field, as well as anticipated needs and technological advances. The need for technically competent personnel is expected to grow considerably in the coming years. The knowledge and skills learned in this program will give you the expertise to compete for environmental career opportunities locally, provincially, nationally and globally. [-]

Pre College Program extended

University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien
Campus Full time Part time October 2017 Austria Vienna

The current pre-college program is designed as a preparatory course lasting four semesters for international students intending to take the admission test for the UAS Technikum Wien or embark on a course of study in Austria. The PCP ex is designed specially for students who have little or none skills in german language. [+]

The current pre-college program is designed as a preparatory course lasting four semesters for international students intending to take the admission test for the UAS Technikum Wien or embark on a course of study in Austria. The PCP ex is designed specially for students who have little or none skills in German language. Prospektive international students attend intensive courses for German English Mathematics Physics Computer science Electrical engineering Biology After successfully completing the preparatory course, graduates will have attained the minimum requirement "German B2" according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, and passed any additional exams required to be able to apply for a course at UAS Technikum Wien. This means that, after completion of the Pre College Program, it is possible to immediately begin participating in the standard application process for a Bachelor's or Master's program. Completing the PCP does not guarantee admittance to the study programs of UAS Technikum Wien. In addition to the intensive level of language and specialist education, great store is also set by the students doing leisure activities together and familiarizing themselves with Vienna as a potential place of study. By the same token, support is given during the "acclimatization phase" phase in Vienna and when completing all of the necessary formalities. The advantages at a glance The best way to prepare for the admission process and the course of study Additional qualification by acquiring an internationally recognized language certificate. Attend cultural highlights and events in Vienna "Accompanied" familiarization with Austrian... [-]

Preparatory Course for Admission to Government Schools (AEIS)

TMC Academy
Campus Full time 5 months September 2017 Singapore

The Preparatory Course for Admission to Government Schools are specially designed for international students who want to participate in the Admissions Exercise for International Students (AEIS) to enter Secondary 1, 2 or 3 in Singapore Government Schools. [+]

Best Course Studies in Natural Sciences 2017. The Preparatory Course for Admission to Government Schools are specially designed for international students who want to participate in the Admissions Exercise for International Students (AEIS) to enter Secondary 1, 2 or 3 in Singapore Government Schools. International students who are unable to participate for the AEIS in September/October or are unsuccessful in the previous AEIS attempts may sit for the supplementary AEIS (S-AEIS) in February/March. Teaching and Assessment Teaching and learning There will be a combination of guided studies, lectures and tutorials. Modules English Language Mathematics Entry Requirements Secondary 1 At least 12 to 14+ years old as at 1 January of the year of admission to government schools Year 6 or equivalent qualification Must have one of the following: Pass Hawthorn Placement Test at Beginner Level Attend and pass Hawthorn Certificate in English up to Beginner Level IELTS score of 3.0 or equivalent Secondary 2 At least 13 to 15+ years old as at 1 January of the year of admission to government schools Year 7 or equivalent qualification Must have one of the following: Pass Hawthorn Placement Test at Beginner Level Attend and pass Hawthorn Certificate in English up to Beginner Level IELTS score of 3.0 or equivalent Secondary 3 At least 14 to 16+ years old as at 1 January of the year of admission to government schools Year 8 or equivalent qualification Year 7 and pass TMC Mathematics Placement Test Must have one of the following: Pass Hawthorn... [-]

MMath - MMath in Mathematics

University of Kent, School of Mathematics, Statistics & Actuarial Science
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury

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. [+]

MMath - MMath in Mathematics Do you have a keen interest in mathematics and how it is used in the modern world? Do you wish to gain wide mathematical knowledge, to explore a range of applications, and to develop a deep interest in some particular mathematical topics? Are you aiming to become a professional mathematician in industry, the academic world or elsewhere? The MMath programme may be for you. 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. Entrants to the programme in 2014-15 who meet the AAA entry requirement will be entitled to an annual bursary of £3,000, comprising of £2,000 from the University and £1,000 from the School. The MMath course is aimed at students who have a strong interest in pursuing a deeper study of mathematics with the flexibility to choose a wide range of optional modules to allow those who wish to specialise in a particular area the opportunity to do so. The programme provides opportunities for students to develop and demonstrate key mathematical knowledge and understanding and will prepare successful students with the depth of mathematical knowledge to enter postgraduate studies at the doctorate level in mathematics and other closely related subjects. A year of Masters level study in Stage 4 gives students the opportunity to explore more advanced topics, which draws on the School's highly rated research expertise. Independent rankings Mathematics at Kent was... [-]

English & German Winter Course

University of Kassel
Campus Full time Part time 3 weeks December 2017 Germany Kassel + 1 more

The International Winter University at Kassel is the counterpart to the International Summer University being held every year during winter season. Just as the International Summer University, the winter school offers specially created modules, focusing on the main issues of the current globalization trends. [+]

Best Course Studies in Natural Sciences 2017. International Winter University Kassel Winter Courses in the Heart of Europe The International Winter University at Kassel is the counterpart to the International Summer University being held every year during winter season. Just as the International Summer University, the winter school offers specially created modules, focusing on the main issues of the current globalization trends. Environmental Engineering Key topics: Wind energy, low energy housing, photovoltaics, solar thermal technology, renewable energy from biogas and wastewater, hydro power German Culture Studies Key topics: The "age of Goethe" (Goethe-Zeit), the end of the 19th century (Nietzsche), the revolutionary art movement (Bauhaus and Expressionism) The academic program is combined with an intensive German language course offered at different levels. The class concept has been designed to teach German in the most effective way: It combines lectures of higly competent teachers with practical exercises in everyday German life – the best way to directly experience a new language. In addition the program includes several leisure time activities, such as workshops as well as excursions to Frankfurt and Berlin. Students will be accommodated at a host family throughout their stay. Due to the diverse and exciting structure of academic seminars and highly realistic cultural modules the program guarantees a broad and realistic impression of Germany and daily life in modern German society. Study Program Relating to the overall topic of “New Perspectives for a Globalized World: Environmental and Cultural Dimensions” the International Winter University Kassel 2018 offers the seminars... [-]

Spring Semester in Water and Environmental Management

UniLaSalle
Campus Full time 5 months January 2018 France Beauvais

Current water challenges require an interdisciplinary approach.Through practical field work, international perspectives and innovative educational methods, students will better understand the interactions between environmental factors and anthropogenic activities. [+]

Spring Semester in Water and Environmental Management Objectives Current water challenges require an interdisciplinary approach.Through practical field work, international perspectives and innovative educational methods, students will better understand the interactions between environmental factors and anthropogenic activities. Tuition Erasmus+ students (from an Erasmus+ partner university): tuition waived Exchange students (from a partner university/with a cooperation agreement): tuition waived Other students: € 3,500+ € 50 (non-refundable application fees) (field trip and campus fee are included to the program charges) Fees (2015-2016) Residence hall: €483/month for a single room €260 for a shared room Campus fees: €100€/year (Erasmus+ and exchange students) Room insurance: €39/year Health insurance (compulsory for non-European students): ≈ €215/year Catering: ≈ € 3,20/meal (breakfast is free) Local transportation bus: €8 (monthly pass) Equipment to bring: lab coat, laptop, plug adaptor, fieldwork equipment (plastic boots, outdoor shoes, warm clothes, raincoat) 5-day-field trip in April : €300 (exchange or non-exchange student). Admission requirements Life, Agriculture, Geosciences or Environmental sciences: juniors, seniors or Master degree students from an accredited institution. English: an advanced intermediate level is required: 785 TOEIC, 567 TOEFL paper (or 227 TOEFLcbt, 87 TOEFLibt), 6.5 IELTS [-]

Graduate INTERNATIONAL SEMESTER Environmental Engineering

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
Campus September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

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. [+]

Best Course Studies in Natural Sciences 2017. Objective of the programme 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. During the programme the participants will develop analytical, cross-cultural and management skills and professional competences in the field of environmental safety in civil engineering and municipal facilities. Upon graduation the participants will have acquired the knowledge and skills needed for a further professional career. The reasons to take Environmental Engineering Master programme The programme is developed according to European requirements and can be recognized as a semester abroad. It provides students with the opportunity to study in the international environment and get the intercultural experience. The program comprises compulsory and elective courses delivered in English. Methods of teaching facilitate students’ active participation and involvement. Practical experience in laboratory researsh, field trips, industrial tours and subject-related discussions are an integral part of learning process in addition to lectures. Within the programme students are assigned to develop an interdisciplinary project where they will be able to manifest all the competences they acquired during the programme and to apply them to practice. University administration and tutors will help the students to settle in and will make their stay in the big city of St.Petersburg enjoyable, comfortable and safe. [-]

Galápagos Islands Direct Enrollment - GAIAS

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 semester August 2017 Ecuador Galapagos Islands

There’s a reason why many of the world’s most famous scientists have visited the Galápagos Islands—now it’s your turn to discover one of the world’s most beautiful and biologically diverse island locations. It’s here that you will get hands-on experience studying topics such as Biology, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Marine Ecology, and Sociology. [+]

Overview There’s a reason why many of the world’s most famous scientists have visited the Galápagos Islands—now it’s your turn to discover one of the world’s most beautiful and biologically diverse island locations. It’s here that you will get hands-on experience studying topics such as Biology, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Marine Ecology, and Sociology. This direct enrollment program is organized through the Galápagos Academic Institute for the Arts and Sciences (GAIAS), a remote campus of the Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) located on the island of San Cristóbal. Before you head to the Galápagos, the program will begin with a month in Quito, where you participate in an orientation, a course at USFQ Cumbayá campus, and course-related excursions. The remaining months are spent on San Cristóbal in the Galápagos Islands. Additional course-related excursions allow you to spend time in other locations, based on your course enrollment. Choose from courses in three tracks: Evolution, Ecology & Conservation Marine Ecology People, Politics & the Environment The Galápagos Islands and Quito will be your classroom. Witness the famous land iguanas and giant tortoises as you study the evolution of these unique species. Visit indigenous and traditional Andean communities to better understand the relationship between humans and their environment. Dive into the Pacific to get close to the marine life you learn about. We want you to feel at home in Quito and the Galápagos Islands, so we do everything we can to help you integrate into student life. From housing to cultural events,... [-]

Preparatory Course for GCE-O Level Examination

American Center for Education
Campus Full time Part time 18 months August 2017 Singapore

The American Center for Education (ACE) offers a package of courses designed to prepare students for the Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level (GCE O-Level) examinations. The O-Level academic qualification is offered to students by examination boards in Singapore and several other commonwealth countries, including the United Kingdom. [+]

Best Course Studies in Natural Sciences 2017. The American Center for Education (ACE) offers a package of courses designed to prepare students for the Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level (GCE O-Level) examinations. The O-Level academic qualification is offered to students by examination boards in Singapore and several other commonwealth countries, including the United Kingdom. Here in Singapore, the University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE), the Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board (SEAB) and the Singapore Ministry of Education (MOE) jointly conduct the Singapore-Cambridge GCE O-Level examinations. Singaporean students usually sit for their O-Level examinations upon completion of Secondary 4, when they are sixteen years old. The passing of the O-Level examinations opens the way for students to choose one of two local educational options here in Singapore. One option is to apply for enrollment in one of the polytechnics or technical schools, where students may pursue their studies towards qualifications in vocational trades. Another option is to apply for enrollment in a two-year junior college, upon completion of which the students can sit for their A-Levels; after passing their A-Levels, students can apply for admission to a university here in Singapore. Finally, students may also choose to study abroad after completing their O-Levels. The American Center for Education (ACE) offers several programmes for Singaporean and international students who wish to continue their studies at the college or university level in the United States of America. Your successful completion of the O-Level examinations will be the first step you take... [-]

A Levels

Cardiff and Vale College
Campus Full time 32 weeks September 2017 United Kingdom Cardiff

This is a one-year intensive course to improve A-level grades or to allow mature students with appropriate experience to gain A-level qualifications. You can complement your studies with essential GCSEs, as well as compulsory tutorial and skills for life. [+]

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Engineering and Physical Sciences International Foundation Year

University of Surrey
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Guildford

The Engineering and Physical Sciences International Foundation Year leads to a wide range of degrees in engineering, science and mathematics related subjects at the University of Surrey. [+]

Best Course Studies in Natural Sciences 2017. The Engineering and Physical Sciences International Foundation Year leads to a wide range of degrees in engineering, science and mathematics related subjects at the University of Surrey. Core units Academic English Skills Academic English Skills aims to provide you with thorough training in the language and related academic skills which will enable you to best achieve your academic potential at University. These skills include the processes of academic writing, effective and extensive reading strategies, effective participation in seminars and delivery of presentations, and listening to and recording information effectively from lectures. You will also develop the accuracy and range of written and spoken language required to use language effectively and appropriately, with clarity and confidence in an academic context. Subject-specific units Pure Mathematics 1 Learn about straight lines and linear equations, set theory and probability, statistics, linear programming, indices and logarithms and experimental laws. Applied Mathematics 1 & 2 During these units you will study advanced vectors, forces and equilibrium, relative motion, Newton’s Laws of Motion, friction and work, energy and power, centres of gravity/centres of mass and particle dynamics. Elective units To complete your Foundation Year programme you will also study one of the following elective units: Chemistry 1 & 2 These units introduce you to formulae, equations and moles, atomic structure, introduction to redox systems, thermodynamics and bonding. You will also cover equilibria, acid-based equilibria, kinetics and organic chemistry. Physics 1 & 2 In these units you will look at sound,... [-]

Policy and Practice in Numeracy/Mathematics - Advanced Professional Development [Level HE7] part-time

University of Bolton
Campus Part time 14 weeks August 2017 United Kingdom Bolton

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... [+]

Policy and Practice in Numeracy/Mathematics - Advanced Professional Development [Level HE7] part-time 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. This module aims to enhance your existing knowledge of the field of numeracy and mathematics education by critical analysis of government policy in this area. You will reflect on your experiences and observations as basic skills practitioners and will research, critique and analyse UK and international policy in numeracy and mathematics education. You will develop your knowledge of the historical development of numeracy provision and the impact policy decisions have on standards and achievement. Cultural origins will be debated and analysed in order to establish what impact these have on achievement and enjoyment of the subject. On successful completion of this course you will be awarded a certificate of credit for 20 credits at Level HE7. In addition, you may use these credits towards one of the Masters in Education degrees offered by the University of Bolton. The syllabus covers the following content areas: political issues in numeracy; the history of adult numeracy provision and mathematical curriculum delivery; approaches to numeracy; numeracy in an international context, examination of current government policy approaches/ initiatives to improving adult numeracy skills... [-]

A-Level Courses

Sussex Coast College Hastings
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 United Kingdom Hastings

A-Levels are a prestigious qualification and one of the main routes into university in the UK. You can study up to four subjects. [+]

Best Course Studies in Natural Sciences 2017. A-Levels are a prestigious qualification and one of the main routes into university in the UK. You can study up to four subjects. What we can offer you We are committed to helping you make the most of your time with us and will support you with your university application. Our A-Level students have gone on to study at top universities in the UK, Europe and the United States. Our courses are delivered in a friendly and exciting way by our specialist tutors, with a wide range of A-Levels to choose from, including: Biology Business Chemistry Classical Civilisations Economics English Language English Literature Fine Art French Geography Government and Politics Graphic Design History Law Mathematics Further Mathematics Media Studies Physics Philosophy Photography Physical Education Psychology (Forensic) Science Sociology Textiles Entry requirements - 5 GCSEs grades A* -C (including Mathamatics) or the equivalent from your home country - IELTS 5.5 including 5.5 for writing, or equivalent [-]