Universitat Rovira i Virgili

Introduction
Universitat Rovira i Virgili

URV Presentation

The Universitat Rovira i Virigili is located in the province of Tarragona, close to Barcelona, in one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. It is a young and dynamic university serving the needs of society, open to the world and, at the same time, closely connected to its social and economic surroundings.

The range of academic programmes offer by the URV covers all fields of knowledge: engineering and architecture, arts and humanities, health, and social and experimental sciences. We offer a wide range of programmes including bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees and doctoral programmes, as well as lifelong training programmes for professional development.

Our aim is to offer you the best possible education which, combined with your motivation and our experience, will enable you to create the future you wish for.

What about you, how do you picture your URV future?

  • A future at URV means learning with participation and a close relation.
  • A future at URV means increasing your job opportunities.
  • A future at URV means opening up to the world.
  • A future at URV means benefiting from quality education.
  • A future at URV means cutting-edge research.
This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Spanish

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University/Inter-university Master’s Degree in Computer Engineering and Mathematics

Online Part time 1 year October 2017 Spain Tarragona Barcelona Portugal Tomar France Bordeaux + 5 more

The URV-UOC online Master's Degree in Computer Engineering and Mathematics (ECiM) offers interdisciplinary training in the areas of engineering and applied sciences. The ECiM programme includes cutting-edge topics such as computer modelling and simulation, numerical methods, parallel and distributed computing, knowledge representation, networks and graphs, and applied optimisation. The aim of the degree is to prepare students for... [+]

Inter-university Master's Degree in Computer Engineering and Mathematics The URV-UOC online Master's Degree in Computer Engineering and Mathematics (ECiM) offers interdisciplinary training in the areas of engineering and applied sciences. The ECiM programme includes cutting-edge topics such as computer modelling and simulation, numerical methods, parallel and distributed computing, knowledge representation, networks and graphs, and applied optimisation. The aim of the degree is to prepare students for R&D positions in industry, research centres and universities. It is intended for graduates with various scientific and technical qualifications (computer engineering, mathematics, telecommunications engineering, industrial engineering, statistics, physics, etc.). Students must complete a total of 60 ECTS credits, distributed as follows: 17 for compulsory subjects, 25 for optional subjects and 18 for the master's thesis. The ECiM is designed to be completed in one year (full-time students) or two years (part-time students). As the programme’s lecturers are active researchers in the fields they teach, they can help students to initiate research careers in computer engineering and mathematics. Career opportunities Research and development centres Companies working in the information and communication technologies Computing centres Universities Language of instruction Catalan, Spanish, English Student Profile This Master's Degree is aimed at candidates who previously obtained: Bachelor's degrees in Mathematics, Statistics, Physics and related fields. Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Telecommunications, Electronics, Industrial, Electrical, Mechanical, Aeronautical and related fields. Participating universities Universitat Rovira i Virgili (coordinating university) Open University of Catalonia FIRST YEAR: Compulsory subjects First semester Numerical Methods in Engineering Simulation Optional subjects Second semester High Performance... [-]

University/Inter-university Master’s Degree in Educational Technology: E-Learning and Knowledge Management

Online Full time 1 year November 2017 Spain Tarragona Portugal Tomar France Bordeaux Barcelona + 5 more

To meet the objectives of this master's degree, students will analyse the potential of ICTs as new platforms for learning and knowledge management, focusing on the advances achieved in this field by e-learning; identify the educational basis for the design of media based on the theories and strategies of the teaching-learning process in e-learning... [+]

To meet the objectives of this master's degree, students will do the following: Analyse the potential of ICTs as new platforms for learning and knowledge management, focusing on the advances achieved in this field by e-learning. Identify the educational basis for the design of media based on the theories and strategies of the teaching-learning process in e-learning. Acquire the necessary criteria for designing multimedia for education. Analyse the potential of ICTs as new platforms for learning and multimedia applications. Structure and develop multimedia teaching material according to the target audience. Learn and understand the parameters that define the process of digitisation and reproduction of teaching materials. Acquire skills to manage information and knowledge. Determine the economic feasibility of multimedia projects. Develop a practical application in the field of materials design and/or training environments. Have their first contact with research methodology in educational technology. The graduates in the Inter-university master's degree in Educational Technology: E-Learning and Knowledge Management are capable of working in: Career oportunities The graduates in the Inter-university master's degree in Educational Technology: E-Learning and Knowledge Management are capable of working in: Design and development of e-learning projects Management of virtual campuses and training services Design and development of training materials Technical consultancy and teaching Information and knowledge management Design and development of research projects in the field of educational technology Management of research projects in the field of e-learning Design and development of basic research and R&D projects Technical and pedagogical advice on research projects in the field... [-]

University/Inter-university Master’s Degree in Environmental Law

Online Part time 2 years September 2017 Spain Tarragona Portugal Tomar France Bordeaux Barcelona + 5 more

This university master's degree provides fundamental and specific knowledge on environmental law. It pays special attention to the different branches of the discipline and also deals with various non-legal subjects related to technical, geographic, economic and business aspects of the environment... [+]

Master's Degree in Environmental Law This university master's degree provides fundamental and specific knowledge on environmental law. It pays special attention to the different branches of the discipline and also deals with various non-legal subjects related to technical, geographic, economic and business aspects of the environment. The Faculty of Law offers a special programme that enables students to simultaneously study the Master's Degree in Legal Practice in conjunction with another university master's course taught at the Faculty of Law and thus obtain a law specialisation. For more information please consult the Faculty of Law's website Career opportunities The URV’s Faculty of Legal Sciences is responsible for the University Master's Degree in Environmental Law, an official degree acknowledged by the European Higher Education Area. The interdisciplinary nature of the University Master's degree in Environmental Law provides students with the chance to access a wide range of careers. They can also decide to continue their academic training by enrolling in the doctoral programme in Law. Among the career opportunities open to them are the following: Public administration (town councils, provincial councils, district councils, chambers of commerce and other authorities): working as environmental experts. Non-governmental organizations: providing technical and legal advice. Private companies: providing technical and legal advice. Environmental advocacy: providing technical and legal advice; environmental conciliation and mediation. Environmental consultancy and auditing. Environmental journalism. Environmental research and doctoral studies. Environmental education. Teaching and research in universities and other research centres. Language of instruction Spanish Type of study Online (Moodle). Students can opt... [-]

University/Inter-university Master’s Degree in Teaching languages: Spanish as a foreign language

Online Full time 600 hours October 2017 Spain Tarragona Portugal Tomar France Bordeaux Barcelona + 5 more

The main aim of the Master's Degree in Spanish as a Foreign Language is to train students to teach Spanish to speakers of other languages. [+]

Master's degree in Teaching languages: Spanish as a foreign language The main aim of the Master's Degree in Spanish as a Foreign Language is to train students to teach Spanish to speakers of other languages. It provides students with the theory and practical tools they need to teach Spanish as a foreign language at home or abroad. The programme guarantees that students will have a thorough knowledge of Spanish and will be familiar with the most suitable techniques and methods for satisfactory teaching. The subjects are taught entirely in Spanish, as is the training programme, but this may not be the case of the optional subjects. In addition to the professional track, the course also offers a research track for those who are interested in pursuing any theoretical or practical aspects of foreign language teaching with a view to taking a doctorate. Carreer opportunities Graduates in the University Master's degree in Teaching languages: Spanish as a Foreign Language are capable of working in: Teaching Spanish in language schools in Spain or abroad Teaching Spanish in foreign universities Teaching Spanish in civic centres Posts as Spanish language assistants at foreign universities Cultural mediation in official refugees centres and immigrant services Tourism field Translation field Correction of media texts Language of instruction Spanish Student profile The master programme is aimed at future language teachers who wish to work in Spain and abroad. Student profile is in general graduates in Spanish Filology or similar (Translation, Foreign Language Teacher, etc). However, it may also... [-]

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Avda. Onze de Setembre, 112
43205 Reus (Tarragona - Spain)
Universitat Rovira i Virgili

Tarragona, 43007 ES ES
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