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Natural Sciences, DipHE

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #501 (WUR) Online
This Diploma of Higher Education in Natural Sciences at The Open University UK is ideal if you’re curious about the world we live in and enjoy delving into a broad range of scientific topics. 
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Overview

You’ll explore aspects of biology, chemistry, earth sciences, environmental sciences, physics, astronomy and planetary science – while developing critical thinking, data analysis and problem-solving skills.

Key features of the Diploma of Higher Education in Natural Sciences at The Open University UK

  • Starts with an introduction to topical areas of modern science, giving you a good grounding in each
  • Allows you to pick modules from across a wide science curriculum
  • Provides opportunities for hands-on laboratory and field work, or take part online from home
  • Develops logical and critical thinking skills that are highly prized in the workplace

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
    • Duration description

      Time limit – 12 years

  • Credits
    240 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Questions in science
  • Science: concepts and practice
  • Essential mathematics
  • Introducing statistics
  • Physics and space
  • Technologies in practice

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6024 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6024 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6024 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6024 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Funding

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