Bachelor Life Sciences - Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen (HAN)
Life Sciences is a 4-year full-time Bachelors that prepares students for an active and dynamic career as a researcher in molecular life sciences. Studentsd gain solid theoretical knowledge and while devoting more than half of the time doing practical work in laboratories. In projects students learn to patiently deal with actual life challenges like cancer research, the development of vaccines and alternative energy sources. The course also focuses on competences such as creative problem-solving skills, communication skills and insight into current & relevant issues in the field.
Students are trained tp design and set up research independently; and to analyse and intrepret research results. Students can specialise in either molecular plant biology or molecular pathogenesis. The course of Life Sciences offers students the possiblity to spend a semester abroad at a partner university as well as to go abroad for their work placement at an institute, research centre, company, etc. The study must be completed with a final graduation assignment focused on a major issue in the life sciences area.
Bachelor Life Sciences - Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen (HAN): Subjects
Subjects and modules in the Life Sciences course are: Molecular Biology, Molecular Genetics, Cell Biology, Microbiology, Immunology, Virology, Bioinformatics, Molecular Plant Biology, Carcinogenesis, Immunology, Physiology of Plants and Animals, Communication Skills, Research Skills, Molecular Plant Biology/ Molecular Pathogenesis
Fakten zum Studiengang
HochschuleHogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen (HAN)
FachrichtungMINT | Medizin und Gesundheit
AbschlussBachelor of Science
4 Jahr Studienzeit
Kosten EU: 2060 EUR/Jahr
Kosten Nicht-EU: keine Angabe
Bachelor Life Sciences - Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen (HAN): Career
After graduating, students can choose from many employers in both the commercial and public sector. For example, work at a research institute, a hospital, a health agency, or a pharmaceutical company. Graduates can be involved in researching diseases, designing new drugs, undertaking quality assurance, or working as a product or marketing specialist. Job titles can be: research assistant, junior project leader, lab manager, researcher.
Many students chose to continue their studies at Masters and further at PhD level.
Bachelor Life Sciences - Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen (HAN): Admission
The Life Sciences course has a decentralised admissions selection, which means that there is a limited number of students admitted to this course. Students are selected based on a combination of: grades, motivation, critical thinking skills and basic scientific knowledge.
Certificate of secondary education: Abitur or Fachhochschulreife with excellent grades in English, Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology.
Weitere Studiengänge der Hochschule
Bachelor Life Sciences - Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen (HAN): Oxford University
The HAN Life Sciences course collaborates with Oxford University in teaching, internship and joint research.