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Qualification: Bachelor of Natural Sciences in Biology (DU)

Bachelor of Natural Sciences in Biology (DU)

Qualification Information

The aim of the study programme is:
-to provide students acquisition of qualitative theoretical knowledge and research skills and competence in biology, theoretical and practical training in line with the state needs for successful involvement in national economy problem solving, competitiveness on Latvian and foreign markets as well as professional and academic further education;

- within the programme deeper theoretical and practical knowledge have been acquired in biology and its sub-branches;

- understanding of the general regularities of the functioning and development of biological systems at all levels of life organization, as well as topical global and local problems in biology and their possible solutions has been developed;

- skills of planning and carrying out laboratory, experimental, instrumental research and observation in nature, skills of critical evaluation of the acquired results;

- producing statistical analysis and interpretation, skills of presenting and publicly defending the research results, etc. have been acquired;

- general human attitudes are strengthened and the attitudes related to the science of biology are simultaneously specified, thus forming awareness and understanding of nature protection and preservation.

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- University of Daugavpils

Awarding body contact info: 

Tālr.: 65422180
Fakss: 65422890
E-pasts: du@du.lv

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Access requirements: 

Certificate of general secondary education or Diploma of vocational secondary education

Ways to acquire: 

Formal (through education programmes)