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Physical Oceanography at Bangor University - UCAS

Physical Oceanography

Bangor University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Course summary

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This degree focuses on the study of the processes which drive the ocean and which link it to the atmosphere and the cryosphere. The course is concerned with the physics of the ocean and understanding the forces which shape the global climate by moving heat around planet Earth. Physical Oceanographers are in great demand and are required to tackle issues such as predicting future climate and sea-level change, marine pollution dispersion, offshore engineering related and exploitation of marine renewable energy.

Course details

Modules

For module information, please see the full course description on Bangor University's website.


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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Course codeF734
Institution code B06
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 128 points Typical offer is based on a minimum 128 tariff points from a Level 3 qualification* e.g. • A Levels (including grades AB in Maths or Physics and usually in 1 other science subject - Physics, Maths, Chemistry, Biology, Geology, Environmental Science, Geography, Economics, Psychology; excluding General Studies) • International Baccalaureate Diploma (include H6 in Maths or Physics and another science subject) • BTEC National/Extended Diploma in Applied Science**: DDD • City & Guilds Advanced Technical / Extended Diploma in Environmental Conservation or Countryside & Environmental**: Distinction • Access to HE Science**: Pass **Similar subject areas may be considered on a case by case basis • Welsh Baccalaureate is accepted • Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma is not accepted International Candidates: school leaving qualifications and college diplomas are accepted from countries worldwide (subject to minimum English Language requirements), details at: www.bangor.ac.uk/international/applying/entryrequirements We also welcome applications from mature applicants *For full details go to our website and for a full list of accepted Level 3 qualifications, go to www.ucas.com
GCSE/National 4/National 5 Grade C/4 in English, Maths and Double Award Science

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Tuition fees and scholarship information for International applicants can be found here: https://www.bangor.ac.uk/international/future/Finance_and_scholarship.php
Physical Oceanography at Bangor University - UCAS