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a letter or writing, usually under seal, conferring some privilege, honor, or power; a document bearing record of a degree conferred by a literary society or educational institution.

Origin: L, fr. Gr, fr. To double, fr. Twofold. See double.

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Computer Science + Ecology/Ethology/Conservation biology = ?

... and biology. If it is enough to jump into a masters degree in one of these fields I'm not sure. You might have a better chance of doing a graduate diploma or something for a year and then jumping into a masters degree. I would definitely encourage you to get into it though. Good luck

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by BasicBiology
Wed Nov 05, 2014 8:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Computer Science + Ecology/Ethology/Conservation biology = ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1258


... 1999. Please become familiar with this act as well as the Animal Welfare Act 2006 if you wish to breed dogs. I've been studying a BTEC Extended Diploma in Animal Management for the last two years which, as well as biology, covers animal care, veterinary business, veterinary care and treatment, ...

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by Squirrell
Thu Feb 23, 2012 12:00 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: genetic diseases of dogs
Replies: 8
Views: 6618

ENTOMOLOGY - Winter field study?

... I ended up only aiming for a pass. I'm very capable of distinction and this year I'm going to achieve it, but it turned out that's not enough. (Diploma) Many of the modules in the course will link well into entomology, and I'm not really worried too much about it as I want a Ph.D. in Entomology ...

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by Squirrell
Wed Feb 15, 2012 11:49 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: ENTOMOLOGY - Winter field study?
Replies: 8
Views: 4575

Traditional Chinese Medicine in China

... Chinese drugs with annual production over 400,000 tons in more than 5,000 varieties. Universities and colleges in China are providing degree and diploma courses in TCM. It takes seven years of university education to complete a Doctoral degree in TCM. Cross education in both TCM and western system ...

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by acherb
Thu Apr 14, 2011 1:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Traditional Chinese Medicine in China
Replies: 6
Views: 8621

Biochemistry B.Sc grad and in need of career advice

... and both tell me the job market is terrible. So again, this adds to my confusion. A third option I have been considering is getting a post-grad diploma in biotechnology. This involves doing a three year program, at the end of which I would be 28 years of age, with roughly a year's worth of co-op ...

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by Martin11
Fri Aug 27, 2010 5:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biochemistry B.Sc grad and in need of career advice
Replies: 2
Views: 2679
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