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Best Online Diplomas in Life Sciences 2019

The average diploma course from any institution lasts one to two years. These programs usually offer students the opportunity to explore a specific subject of interest, most commonly focusing on studies pertinent to technical knowledge or professional skills.

When studying biological & life sciences, students learn different characteristics of natural science. Depending on the area of focus, students may study the human body, plant biology, or animal science in order to help with real-world problems.

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In this course, you will be introduced to biochemistry, which is the study of the chemical processes which take place in living cells. People are sometimes deterred from ... [+]

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Overview

In this course, you will be introduced to biochemistry, which is the study of the chemical processes which take place in living cells.

People are sometimes deterred from studying this subject by the thought of the chemistry and physics on which it is based. This course aims to show that it is quite possible to achieve an understanding of some of the fundamental concepts of biochemistry without building on a basis of pure science.

The approach will be practice related, with an emphasis on selected areas of the subject which can help to improve understanding of the provision of care to patients and clients. No prior knowledge of the subject is assumed.... [-]

United Kingdom Bournemouth
Open Enrollment
Online
The College of Animal Welfare

If you are working in a supporting role in a veterinary environment then this course could be for you! You will study a variety of content to help you in your role of loo ... [+]

If you are working in a supporting role in a veterinary environment then this course could be for you! You will study a variety of content to help you in your role of looking after animals effectively within a veterinary practice environment.

Studied by online distance learning this means that no college attendance is required. However, you will need to be working or volunteering in a veterinary practice for a minimum of 10 hours per week. The course will be delivered in English so you will also need to ensure you have a good level of understanding of the English language.

Content

This qualification consists of three units:

Unit 201 – Principles and Practices of Animal Handling and Care in the Veterinary Environment. This covers the general care of animals within the veterinary practice such as safe handling, accommodation and feeding requirements Unit 202 – Principles and Practices of Assisting with Veterinary Care in the Veterinary Environment. This covers various areas such as common terminology and anatomy and assisting with nursing care including surgical conditions and fluid therapy Unit 203 – Principles and Practices of Administrative Duties in the Veterinary Care Environment. Within this unit, other useful skills are studied such as client communication, teamwork and reception skills in order to ensure that you can support the smooth running of a veterinary practice Entry Requirements ... [-]
United Kingdom Huntingdon
August 2019
Part-time
Online
The College of Animal Welfare

Studied on an online, distance learning basis, this is an ideal way to gain an internationally recognized animal care qualification without attending College. This allows ... [+]

Are you passionate about animals? Want to learn more about their health, care, and welfare? If so, this qualification could be for you!

Studied on an online, distance learning basis, this is an ideal way to gain an internationally recognized animal care qualification without attending College. This allows you to learn how to make a difference to the animals in your care. The course will be delivered in English and you will access your course materials via our online Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), allowing you to study at a time that suits you.

Content

Throughout this online course, you will have the opportunity to develop your knowledge and skills which you can then use to make a difference to the animals in your care. The units you will study are as below:... [-]

United Kingdom Huntingdon
Open Enrollment
Part-time
1 year
Online
Asturias Corporación Universitaria

In order to reduce the risks of food poisoning and provide consumers with safe food, the food industry has been concerned with implementing systems and standards that gua ... [+]

Diploma in Food Safety

In order to reduce the risks of food poisoning and provide consumers with safe food, the food industry has been concerned with implementing systems and standards that guarantee the safety of food. There are a series of practical tools that lead to the establishment, implementation, maintenance and improvement of quality management systems, such as the BPM, HACCP and Food Safety systems including ISO 22000 audit techniques. : 2005

The Food Security Diploma with accreditation as Internal Auditor in Food Security of the University of Asturias and IEP, will allow participants to develop the skills required for the management of these tools in this area of knowledge.... [-]

Spain Madrid Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish
Part-time
120 hours
Online