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The University of La Laguna has exerted an important function of educational, scientific and cultural leadership in the Canary Islands during its two centuries of history, boosting the progress of our community and contributing decisively to its modernization. In accordance with this tradition, the University of La Laguna establishes as its main social mission, to contribute to the welfare of the citizens of the Canary Islands, guaranteeing them a quality higher education, promoting economic development through high level scientific and technical research and disseminating the culture , scientific knowledge and the arts throughout the Archipelago through its activities of university extension. To develop its social mission, the University of La Laguna establishes as basic principles of action of all its members: the desire for renewal, scientific and professional rigor, honest and responsible commitment to one's work and the defense of tolerance and critical spirit. Therefore, it is committed to transmit these values ​​and assumes as a primary task the integral formation of its students as critical, caring and enterprising individuals, and as committed members with the future of their community and of Humanity. As an institution that produces public goods in its social environment, the University of La Laguna wants society and institutions to perceive the quality of their services as concrete realities, whose efficiency can be demonstrated by comparing them with other institutions and universities in their environment. Therefore, it assumes the accountability of its management and the certification of the quality of its services as a permanent standard of behavior. In order to take advantage of the Canary Islands as a platform for intercultural dialogue, the University of La Laguna defines as the strategic goal of the next ten years to become the European University of the Atlantic , an institution of open teaching and research, which is destiny preferred by students and researchers from across the Canary Islands and the Atlantic area, while it aims to achieve a high degree of insertion of its members in the most prestigious networks of scientific and educational exchange.

Programmes taught in:
  • Spanish

This school also offers:

Master

Universidad de La Laguna

It is an Interuniversity Official Master (University of La Laguna, University of Las Palmas) taught in mixed mode. Teaching is online classroom sessions and two intensive ... [+]

It is an Interuniversity Official Master (University of La Laguna, University of Las Palmas) taught in mixed mode. Teaching is online classroom sessions and two intensive weekend (Thursday evening to Sunday afternoon).

Main features:

Master ON-LINE with limited sessions. It can be made compatible with the clinical work anywhere. With special emphasis on the clinical aspects of bioethics and aimed at training members of clinical ethics committees and commissions professional associations. Multidisciplinary and open. official graduate degree. With the backing of two Spanish public universities and the participation of teachers from three other public universities and recognized experts in each subject. Justification title ... [-]
Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife
September 2020
Spanish
Full time
Part time
1 year
Online & Campus Combined
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Universidad de La Laguna

The Graduate Program of the University of La Laguna presents a quality format at Master and Doctorate level in Biomedicine and Biotechnology constituted by the Degrees "M ... [+]

The Graduate Program of the University of La Laguna presents a quality format at Master and Doctorate level in Biomedicine and Biotechnology constituted by the Degrees "Master's Degree in Biomedicine", "Master's Degree in Biotechnology" and "Doctorate in Biomedical Sciences" , which are academically attached to the Faculty of Medicine of the ULL. The essential objectives are the initiation of a teaching and research career in biosciences, as well as the training of professionals for the asactivity in public and private institutions related to molecular diagnosis, biotechnological development and biomedical innovation.

Justification title

Biomedicine is one of the sectors with the greatest socio-economic impact in our environment. Society demands a higher quality of life every day, which in turn depends on the proper development of the biosanitary sector. In the last decades there have been great advances in the different disciplines involved in this field, which has allowed to deepen the knowledge of the human organism, the biophysical and biochemical foundations, which explain its functioning in health state, and the cellular bases and Molecular diseases. As a result of all this, a powerful biomedical sector has emerged that requires professionals with highly specialized training, both in the public and private sectors.... [-]

Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife
September 2020
Spanish
Full time
1 year
Campus
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Universidad de La Laguna

The purpose of this master's degree is to train researchers and experts in health sciences in the social, cultural, artistic, economic, political and psychological dimens ... [+]

The purpose of this master's degree is to train researchers and experts in health sciences in the social, cultural, artistic, economic, political and psychological dimensions of the integral phenomenon of care, in the process of health-illness of the person, family and the community in the different dynamics of the socio-sanitary systems, so that their training enhances and develops health care services, promoting autonomy and quality of life through the development of new instruments in the field of Management of the Socio-sanitary Services.

Justification title

Health Sciences professionals, especially nurses and physiotherapists, are experiencing a historical moment in recognition of the influence that care has on the results of the clinical process (morbidity and mortality).... [-]

Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife
September 2020
Spanish
Full time
2 years
Online & Campus Combined
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Universidad de La Laguna

The Master in Research and Diagnosis of Tropical Diseases (MIDETROP) will acquire knowledge and skills that will lead to a better approach of Tropical Diseases, contribut ... [+]

Tropical diseases affect about 1 billion people worldwide, particularly in countries with low-income economies and areas of tropical and subtropical climate. According to the WHO, Tropical Diseases constitute one of the main causes of death in the world, with Africa being the most punished continent.

The Master in Research and Diagnosis of Tropical Diseases (MIDETROP) will acquire knowledge and skills that will lead to a better approach of Tropical Diseases, contribute to improving public health in the developing country and conduct research in this broad field of health.

Justification title

This Master is organized, coordinated and taught by professors of the University of La Laguna, members of the University Institute of Tropical Diseases and Public Health of the Canary Islands, doctors from the different hospitals of the Canary Islands Health Service, and professors and researchers from different centers of excellence related to tropical diseases.... [-]

Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife
September 2020
Spanish
Full time
1 year
Campus
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PhD

Universidad de La Laguna

The program offers broad coverage of basic and clinical doctoral training to graduates in the different branches of Health Sciences and Life Sciences which will contribut ... [+]

The program offers a broad coverage of basic and clinical doctoral training to graduates in the different branches of Health Sciences and Life Sciences who will contribute to:

1) the promotion of the employability of highly qualified personnel in an area of ​​great social demand and technological innovation,

2) the professional development of postdoctoral researchers in the areas of Health and Life Sciences,

3) the generation of researchers within the national health training system (MIR, FIR, EIR, QIR, etc.),

4) the training of university teaching-research staff, and

5) the training of researchers aimed at the biotechnology industry.

Justification title ... [-]
Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife
September 2020
Spanish,English
Full time
Part time
Campus
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Universidad de La Laguna

The Doctorate in Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Development and Quality of Life is a doctoral program of the University of La Laguna. This PhD program has more than ... [+]

The Doctorate in Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Development and Quality of Life is a doctoral program of the University of La Laguna.

This PhD program has more than 60 researchers in two main lines of research: 1. Nutrition, Science and Safety of Medicines and Food and Control of Tropical and Infectious Diseases and 2. Quality of Life and Wellbeing: Biological Bases and Role of the Health System.

The program of "Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Development and Quality of Life", aims to cover a multidisciplinary postgraduate training space related to Medicine and Pharmacy that contributes to the training of all those students of our Faculties of Sciences and Sciences of Health from its Centers of Biology, Medicine, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Nursing, Chemistry, etc., which currently do not find accommodation in the existing Doctoral programs and whose horizon is the training in some of the modules and lines that are offered, taking a projection of development of the region in its broadest concept. Likewise, it will house graduates of the African and Latin American Universities, with which the ULL has an agreement and whose relationship in Scientific and Technical training is important for the development of these Universities and their Countries.... [-]

Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife
September 2020
Spanish
Full time
Part time
Campus
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Masters in Global Challenges for an ever changing world