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Health Science Foundation Year

Universidad Europea de Madrid

Course Introduction

The Health Science Foundation Year is a program designed by the Universidad Europea de Madrid through which health can discover your true vocation and help you decide your future career as a dentist, pharmaceutical, biotechnologist, nurse, physical therapist or psychologist.

The objective of this program is to introduce you to the basic knowledge of the health sciences through key subjects such as Cell Biology and Genetics, Human Anatomy, Physiopathology and Biostatistics. Basic material for various Degree qualifications in health sciences corresponding to the structure, functioning and behavior of the human body, and methodologies for information analysis and scientific production.

You will also begin to develop skills and abilities that are key to your professional future in the health sector: Psychology and Communication Skills, and Management Skills and Group Management. You will improve your level of English or Spanish with the language material depending on the group that you sign up for, and will also learn about health terminology.

You will be able to discover your true health vocation through the simulation module, as you will undertake an internship in a high fidelity simulation environment in facilities with advanced technology, which are pioneers in Spain. You will always be guided by a faculty of professors with extensive professional and educational experience. Some of the subjects in this program are eligible for recognition as part of the Degree program that you end up choosing to study.

  • Master
  • On Campus
  • Madrid
  • Duration: 1 years
  • Start Date: 01/10/2017
  • Price on application

How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

The Health Science Foundation Year is a program aimed at students who legally meet the university's eligibility requirements and who wish to study health sciences, but are unsure as to which health discipline they would like to specialize in: Dentistry, Pharmacy, Biotechnology, Nursing, Physical Therapy and Psychology. Through these programs students will be introduced to basic materials, competencies and skills in health sciences and will choose a schedule of practical classes that will help them decide on their future profession in the field of health. Students who enroll in the Health Science Foundation Year will be able to choose whether they want to study in Spanish or English to strengthen their level in the chosen language and expose themselves to the necessary health terminology for their future profession.

What You Will Learn

Basic Sciences:
-Structure and Function I
-Structure and Function II
-Applied Biostatistics
-Cellular Biology and Genetics

Communication Skills:
-Management Skills and Group Management
-Psychology and Communication Skills

Modern Language:
-Modern Language I
-Modern Language II

Research Applied to Life Sciences:
-Research Methodology

Simulation Practicum:
-Simulated practice I
-Simulated practice II
-Simulated practice III
-First Aid and CPR

Where and when

Start DateLocation


Villaviciosa de Odón Campus

Urbanización El Bosque Calle Tajo, s/n,Villaviciosa de Odón



What are the admission criteria?

The admissions process to study a Bachelor's Degree at the Universidad Europea is via a few simple steps, which basically consist of submitting certain documentation, taking an entry exam and conclude with formalization of enrollment.

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