Science And Technology Courses Online
The Age of Enlightenment, beginning in the 17th century, can often be seen as the birthplace of modern science. It was during this age that early thinkers, such as Isaac Newton and John Locke, began to turn away from superstition and embrace the idea that the world could be understood and tamed, and that the ancient wisdom of the Greeks and Romans could be superseded by newer, better ideas.
The thoughts and philosophies that the era would birth would bring about huge and permanent changes to the established order, as old regimes were swept away and new forms of government and economies took their place. For perhaps the first time in human history, Science came to the forefront of the minds of the great thinkers of the age, ever looking to make new discoveries that would advance humanity further.
The fruits of this new technological age would change the world forever. New medicines put an end to diseases that had scourged people for centuries, like Polio and Small Pox. Industrialisation meant that one person could do the work of twenty, while rail road and steam ships shrank the world and made travel possible. To say everything improved would be wrong. New theories were used to justify atrocities, while new technology made killing easier than ever. But it was never the Science that was evil, only its application.
Science, and the technology it has bequeathed us, remain the cornerstone of our modern world today. To study either is to understand how and why the world works the way it does. With a course from ADL you too can begin to understand the world.
Get a Science & Technology Qualification: If you are interested in human anatomy, our Anatomy and Physiology (Human Biology IA) course is a good place to start. It is part of a nine module course, Pre-Medical Programme.
Get a Career working in Science & Technology: If you would like to work in this field, our Higher Advanced Diploma in Applied Animal Science may help you.
Learn about Science & Technology: If you have a keen interest in this subject, perhaps our Genetics course will sate some of your hunger for knowledge.
Already work in Science & Technology and need Professional Development? If you are currently working within this field but require a brush up on certain areas, perhaps our Statistics course can help you.
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Learn more about using alternative energy sources. Develop a better understanding of how to become less reliant on the electricity and gas companies and save money through alternative energy sources. This course will provide you with a knowledge and understanding of the types of alternative energy.
Learn about basic human anatomy and physiology. Acquire and deepen your knowledge in Human Anatomy and Physiology. This course provides you with the knowledge basis to a career in Human Health and Well-being.
Learn through home study/distance learning the basics of animal science. A specially designed certificate for people wishing to work or working in animal care, animal health care or environment wishing to deepen their knowledge in animal care.
This course teaches the principles of electronics plus how the theory is applied. It will provide the building blocks for working with a number of electrical systems including: audio and visual equipment, devices that are powered by batteries, computers and much more.
Study science relevant to your career! Do you want to do it step by step? Our Advanced Certificate gives you an excellent foundation in applied science with many options to select specialisation (plant, animal, environmental, health) and very relevant subjects in science today.
Basic Machinery & Equipment Engineering course online. Keep your tools and machinery in perfect working order always! This course gives you the knowledge and develops your ability...
Basic Plant Biochemistry course online. Learn about the composition and function of plants. Biochemistry is the chemistry of living beings...
Biochemistry 1 - Animals (Pre-Medical program) course online. Learn about the biological and chemical basis of animal life". Biochemistry - Animals" is...
Biochemistry II BSC203 course online. Strengthen your biochemical knowledge and further your career! Learn about the...
Biochemistry III Animal Biochemical Processes (Pre-Medical Progam) course online. Gain a deeper knowledge of human and...
This course will deepen your knowledge of Biochemistry with an emphasis on plants. This is an advanced course in biochemistry that will give you a deep understanding on how life processes work, where living organisms obtain their energy and nutrients.
Biopsychology I course online. Understand the relationship between our physical and mental processes. Our behaviour is influenced by both our psychological and our physical conditions.
Biopsychology II course online. Extend your knowledge of biological psychology. This course proceeds from Biopsychology I, with further exploration of research into brain processes...
Botany I- Plant Physiology and Taxonomy course online. Discover the world of Botany. The course contains the basis of plant science, and is an introduction to plant physiology and taxonomy, covering general botany including...
Botany II Plant Growth and Development course online. Understand the principles and practices of plant physiology. This course is designed...
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