Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information. Course summary:
- Develop the biological, chemical and mathematical skills you need to solve biological problems.
- Conduct research in both theoretical and practical areas of biology.
- Gain a deep understanding of the breadth of biological sciences through extensive lab work and fieldwork opportunities.
- Take the opportunity to complete a work placement
- Transfer to the MSci route for a specialist year of research intensive study working alongside our internationally recognised researchers
- You will develop the ability to solve biological problems and enhance your practical and digital skills for a career in biological sciences or other occupations requiring creative, analytical thinkers.
- interactive workshops
- small group academic tutorials
- scenario-based laboratory sessions and field work
- project work
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. You will be able to complete a placement year as part of this course Year 1 - Compulsory modules Cellular Biology And Biochemistry With Microbiology Environmental Biosciences Human Physiology And Anatomy Plant Physiology And Anatomy Professional And Scientific Practice 1: Labs Professional And Scientific Practice 1: Skills Year 2 - Compulsory modules Applied Ecology And Environmental Biosciences Evolutionary And Behavioural Biology Molecular Biology And Biochemistry Professional And Scientific Practice 2 Elective modules Advanced Cell Biology Pathological Basis Of Disease Topics In Biochemistry Year 3 - Compulsory modules Professional And Scientific Practice 3 Final year - Compulsory modules Research Project Elective modules Applied Biochemistry Bioethics And Human Genetics Bioinformatics And Human Genetics Environmental Biotechnology Neurobiology Plant Biotechnology
Coursework Exams Practical
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- Royal Society of Biology
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Please note the University will only admit students who are aged 18 or over at the point of enrolment.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
Additional entry requirements
We strongly recommend that you tell us about any long term health conditions or disabilities you may have. This is so we can assess whether we can deliver the course in such a way that you can meet the course requirements and take part without disadvantage. You can contact our University student support staff on 0114 225 3964 (voice and Minicom) and explore any issues you may have. Please note the University will only admit students who are aged 18 or over at the point of enrolment.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent.|
If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to students who study this course.