The foundation year gives you the support, knowledge and skills you need. On successful completion of the foundation year, you can progress to the Biological Sciences BSc(Hons).With an emphasis on practical learning, 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.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. Biological Sciences (Hons) (with integrated foundation year) is offered by University of Brighton.
The course is recognised by the Royal Society of Biology as providing the necessary skills for a career as a professional biologist. Our graduates have secured a variety of roles including laboratory science, forensics and scientific consultancy, education, biological research or further study.
- Essential Skills for Bioscientists
- Diversity of Life
- Biochemistry and Bioanalytical Techniques
- Introduction to Human Physiology
- Introduction to Genetics and Molecular Biology
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesBiology Microbiology View 158 other Bachelors in Microbiology in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- UCAS tariff
- Other qualifications
- GCSE (minimum grade C or grade 4)
International14748 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14748 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
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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