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Applied Bioscience (Hons)

Robert Gordon University

B.Sc. On Campus
48 months
Duration
15040 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
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About

This BSc Applied Bioscience (Hons) course offered at the Robert Gordon University will let you gain the essential knowledge and laboratory skills for an evolving profession where you can work on solving the biggest challenges currently faced by people and the planet – fighting disease, protecting the environment, and feeding our growing population.

Overview

At the Robert Gordon University studying the BSc Applied Bioscience (Hons) you will be suitably qualified to enter a range of professions due to the study of a wide-variety of topics, including microbiology, biotechnology, bioanalysis, molecular biology and genetics, plant biology and environmental science. Because of the highly-practical nature of the course you will be well-prepared for the working world, and have the skills to adapt to changes throughout your career.

The course also covers aspects of ethics in science as well as the communication of science to the public - a government priority.

Job Prospects

You will find Bioscientists working all over the world in a diverse range of settings including research and development laboratories (for example microbiology, marine science and immunology), biotechnology companies, classrooms, sales representatives and the food and drink industry.

On completion of the course you will have a wide-range of career options in the field of biosciences. Many of our graduates find employment within private or public sector research. This could be within university, government, NHS, commercial or charity-funded laboratories. Other opportunities for graduates are varied and include forensic analysis and environmental consultancy, scientific publishing, and secondary school teaching. You may also decide to continue your studies and specialise with a Master’s degree, or develop your research skills with a PhD.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Microbiology
  • Ecology And Ecosystems
  • Chemistry For Life Sciences
  • Biology for Life Sciences
  • Biomolecular Science
  • Ecology And Ecosystems
  • Analytical Techniques for Life Sciences
  • Practical Skills for Life Sciences

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • SQA Higher: BBCC including Biology/Human Biology,  plus one other science such as Environmental Science. Chemistry, English and Maths are required at National 5 level Grade B if not held at Higher.
  • GCE A Level: CCC to include Biology plus one other science such as Environmental Science.  Chemistry, English and Maths are required at GCSE Grade B or above if not held at A Level.
  • IB Diploma: 26 to include Higher Level in Biology at Grade 5 and one further science. Standard Level English and Maths and is required at Grade 4 if not held at Higher Level.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15040 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15040 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1820 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.

Rest of UK Students

  • £6,750 per academic year

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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