University of Bedfordshire has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Biological Sciences impact almost every aspect of modern life, and this broad-based training in Biological Science offers key transferable skills opening up varied career opportunities. You will begin with a broad foundation in biological sciences covering topics from microbiology, to cellular chemistry and anatomy. Progressing to cover topics such as biochemistry and biotechnology, and ecology and environment. This allows will allow you to understand the full range of practical applications of biology, from industry to the impact of an expanded human population upon our environment. In your final year explore pathopharmacology and cell and molecular biology, building knowledge of the biochemical and biological mechanisms related to health and disease. We have excellent laboratory facilities, and your final-year research project, supported by research-active staff, provides training in practical techniques. This small, but diverse, department has over 30 years’ experience of running Bioscience courses. Our world-leading expertise in teaching and research ranges from environmental science, applications of molecular biology in cancer treatment and diagnosis to biophysical analysis of proteins and drug interactions. Many graduates work in national and international research, and teaching careers.
How to apply
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!
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|Campus name||Luton Campus|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||80 - 96 points||A science subject is preferred.|
|A level||CCE - CCC||A science subject is preferred.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMP - MMM||A science subject is preferred.|
|Access to HE Diploma||80 - 96 UCAS Tariff points. A science subject is preferred.|
|Scottish Higher||80 -96 UCAS Tariff points. A science subject is preferred.|
Mathematics GCSE grade 4 or grade C required,
Applicants with other qualifications will be considered. If you would like to check that your qualifications will be accepted please contact the Admissions Team.
Additional entry requirements
Mathematics GCSE grade 4 or grade C required.
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|