Traditional Universities have often award Life experience, through honorary degrees, mainly to people who have excelled or risen to the top of their profession. For medical students the ” doctorandus ” degree is not equivalent to the European Anglo Saxon postgraduate research degree in medicine of MD ( Medical Doctor ). Besides the title doctorandus, the graduates of the Curius curriculum may also bear the title arts (physician).
The Bachelor of Film and Television (BFTV) degree is an undergraduate degree for the study of film and television production including areas of cinematography, directing, film production, scriptwriting, sound, screenwriting, animation, and typography.
Depending on programs and personal choices, Europeans can achieve a master’s degree in as little as four years (a three-year bachelor’s and a one-year master’s) and as long as six years (a four-year bachelor’s, a two-year master’s) of higher education.
Presently, the Portuguese equivalent of a bachelor’s degree is the licenciatura, awarded after three years of study (four in some few cases) at an accredited university or polytechnical institution It is an undergraduate first study cycle program which is required to advance into further studies such as master’s degree programs.
High school students who pass their bachillerato or high school exams obtain a certificate of Bachiller en EducaciÃ³n Secundaria (“bachelor’s degree in secondary education”), which is needed in order to enter a university and is usually requested by companies in their profiles.