Canterbury Christ Church University

Biology (with Foundation Year) Canterbury Christ Church University Degree level: Undergraduate

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TEF Silver

Canterbury Christ Church University has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

Find out more about the TEF.

Biology-based enterprises often operate in a tightly regulated environment and require well trained, knowledgeable professionals with a knowledge of animal welfare, health and behaviour, or plant health and physiology. This is your chance to gain a strong foundation in the skills and knowledge you will need to forge a career in this fascinating area.

You will have the opportunity to interact with a range of employers in the field, including: The Life Sciences Industry Liaison Lab, Howletts and Port Lympne Zoos, Wildwood and Wingham Wildlife Park, Thanet Earth, and FAST Brogdale.

You will explore areas including:

  • taxonomy

  • animal anatomy and physiology

  • plant physiology and development

  • microbiology

Course details

Modules

For a list of core and likely optional modules, please visit our website.


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 C101
Institution code C10
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

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:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff For entry onto the 4 year full-time programme (7 year part-time/level 0 full-time only) candidates should hold a GCSE in English language grade C or above, or be able to demonstrate English language skills equivalent to an IELTS score of 6.0 overall with a score of 6.0 in writing and a minimum score of 5.5 in all other sections.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £7,050 Year 1
EU £7,050 Year 1
International £9,910 Year 1
England £7,050 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7,050 Year 1
Scotland £7,050 Year 1
Wales £7,050 Year 1

Additional fee information

This fee is for the foundation year only. The University reserves the right to increase all full-time and part-time undergraduate tuition fees mid-course in line with any further inflationary increase in the Government tuition fee cap which is approved by Parliament beyond the Teaching Excellence Framework 2 (TEF2). The University will publish information about the level of inflationary increase anticipated (in percentage terms) change on its website.

Provider information

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Canterbury Christ Church University
North Holmes Road
Canterbury
CT1 1QU


Course contact details

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Course Enquiry Team