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Course summary

UG extended MSci degree in Zoology. The MSci Zoology with Professional studies enables students to develop knowledge and understanding of: Concepts and theories from the molecular and cellular levels through to the whole-organism. The principles and study of animals from the molecular to the community level. The importance of zoonotic diseases. Practical laboratory skills to investigate and manipulate biological material including relevant physical, chemical and biological measurements and their application in a research project. Collation, quantitative analysis and interpretation of experimental data, including problem-solving. Communication and application of knowledge on the biological sciences. The use of computers for data management and presentation. Intellectual, personal and team skills for employment and further study How to carry out Masters level research.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
C302
Institution code:
Q75
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

For information on international qualification equivalents, please check the specific information for your country at: http://www.qub.ac.uk/International/International-students/Your-Country/

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

GCSE Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics at grade C or better. GCSE Double Award Science grades CC acceptable in lieu of GCSE Biology and Chemistry. Scottish National 5 Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics at grade C or better.


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
No data
Student satisfaction
60%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
95%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4750* Year 1
Republic of Ireland £4750* Year 1
EU £25300 Year 1
International £25300 Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

The stipulated fees are for those starting a course in 2024-25. Further information on Fees and Funding can be found at: https://www.qub.ac.uk/Study/Feesandfinance/.
Zoology at Queen's University Belfast - UCAS