The emphasis is on practical learning and you will explore biological systems at molecular, cell, tissue and whole organism levels. You will develop skills in our purpose-built ecology, microbiology, molecular biology and tissue culture labs. Biological Sciences (Hons) (with integrated foundation year) is offered by University of Brighton.
Opportunities for fieldwork will further develop your practical skills and you'll be able to get involved in a research project. Destinations for optional field trips currently include South Africa and the Mediterranean.
You will learn from researchers who are recognised experts in their field, equipping you with the knowledge and skills you need to begin your career in the biological sciences.
Their graduates have gone on to careers in fields including laboratory science, forensics and scientific consultancy, education, and biological research. Roles include research scientist, researcher, hospital scientist, toxicologist, biotechnologist and laboratory analyst. Some choose to continue their studies at postgraduate level.
The BSc(Hons) element of this course is accredited by the Royal Society of Biology for the purpose of meeting in part the academic and experience requirement for the Membership and Chartered Biologist (CBiol).
- Essential Skills for Bioscientists
- Diversity of Life
- Biochemistry and Bioanalytical Techniques
- Human Physiology
- Genetics and Molecular Biology
- Research Skills and Professional Development
- Physiology of Organisms
- Behavioural and Evolutionary Biology
- 48 months
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DisciplinesBiology Microbiology Genetics View 435 other Bachelors in Genetics in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- UCAS tariff
- International Baccalaureate
24 points, with Higher level biology and chemistry at grade 4.
- GCSE (minimum grade C or grade 4)
English and maths.
International14892 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14892 GBP per year during 48 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Brighton
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