University of Bedfordshire

Biological Science with Professional Practice Year University of Bedfordshire Degree level: Undergraduate

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TEF Silver

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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

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 code C108
Institution code B22
Campus name Luton Campus
Campus code D

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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
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

Other

Mathematics GCSE grade 4 or grade C required.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £12,650 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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University of Bedfordshire
Park Square
Luton
LU1 3JU


Course contact details

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0300 3300 073