Applied Biology South Tyneside College

Tyne Coast College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson EDI

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Course summary

TEF Silver

Tyne Coast College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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The BTEC level 5 HND in Applied Biology is a vocational and practical science based course. The course offers the chance to build skills and give a solid grounding in many areas of biology including physiology, molecular biology and genetics, microbiology, immunology, data analysis and practical work. You will be equipped with knowledge, understanding and skills for success in employment in biologically-based industries and permit progression to an undergraduate degree or further professional qualification in applied biology or related area.

Course details

Assessment method

Assessment: Each unit is assessed by individual or group participation, research and coursework assignments

How to apply

Application deadlines

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

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code3Y4T
Institution code T90
Campus nameSouth Tyneside College
Campus codeS

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level CC in Science related subjects
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM in applied science or related subject

Alternative qualifications will be considered

Additional entry requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6000* Year 1
Northern Ireland £6000* Year 1
Scotland £6000* Year 1
Wales £6000* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

Please contact student services 0191 4273900 for further information on course fees
Applied Biology South Tyneside College at Tyne Coast College - UCAS