B.Sc. On Campus

Bioscience (with Foundation Year)

University of Suffolk

48 months
14598 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This exciting Bioscience (with Foundation Year) degree at University of Suffolk course aims for students to develop an understanding of the complexity and diversity of life processes through the study of a range of modules including molecular biotechnology, immunology, cell biology and biochemistry, and developmental biology.


It explores cutting edge developments including stem cell research and regenerative medicine. Modules such as science communication and ethics and bioentrepreneurship and business bring a strong vocational focus to the degree. The Bioscience (with Foundation Year) course at University of Suffolk therefore provides an excellent background for further study and will be particularly suited to those who are interested in an interdisciplinary approach to biology.


The Foundation year provides a route for those who lack the required qualifications for the three year programme. The aim of the Foundation Year is to provide students with the subject knowledge, study skills and personal confidence to succeed at degree level in a bioscience subject. This year provides a supportive route to degree level study for students from a wide variety of educational and working backgrounds.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Foundations of Anatomy and Physiology
  • Fundamentals of Biochemistry and Biophysics
  • Mathematics for Science
  • Principles of Biology
  • Scientific Study Skills
  • Biochemistry
  • Cell Biology
  • Human Physiology
  • Human Physiological Measurements

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 84 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 80 UCAS tariff points (or above), CDD (A-Level), MMP (BTEC)
  • General studies will not be considered.
  • Applicants must also have a minimum of five GCSEs at grade 4/C or above including English, Maths and Science. Applicants who do not hold these qualifications may be considered on an individual basis based upon their overall application and the course applied for.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14598 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14598 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Ipswich

793 - 1504 GBP /month
Living costs

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.

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