Wigan and Leigh College

Applied Biology Wigan and Leigh College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

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TEF Silver

Wigan and Leigh College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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Applied Biology is designed to provide students with the key knowledge, understanding and practical skills required to build a successful career in the Biomedical Science sector. By developing your abilities, this nationally-recognised qualification will provide you with the strong foundations needed to progress within higher education or take your first steps towards your professional career in Biomedical Science.

Modules include: Cell Biology, Biochemsitry of Macromolecules and Metabolic Pathways, Physiology of Celluar System in Animals, Laboratory Techniques for Applied Biology, Analysis of Scientific Data and Information, Molecular Biology and Genetics, Chemistry for Applied Biologists, , Applied Genetics of Industry, Agriculture and Medicine. Pearson are currently reviewing this Higher National Qualification. Some modules titles may change. This is subject to approval.

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Modules

Modules include: Cell Biology, Biochemsitry of Macromolecules and Metabolic Pathways, Physiology of Celluar System in Animals, Laboratory Techniques for Applied Biology, Analysis of Scientific Data and Information, Molecular Biology and Genetics, Chemistry for Applied Biologists, Project for Applied Science, Neurophysiology and Homeostasis Control of the Human Body, Applied Genetics of Industry, Agriculture and Medicine, Pharmacological Priniciples of Drug Actions, Immune Response System, Infectious Diseases, Medical Microbiology, Statistics for Experimental Design.Pearson are currently reviewing this Higher National Qualification. Some modules titles may change.This is subject to approval.

Assessment method

The HND programme is assessed through a variety of methods, from written assignments to coursework and practical investigations.


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 APB1
Institution code W67
Campus name Leigh
Campus code L

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 64 points Mature students with experience and references will be considered. Students must also possess a grade C or above at GCSE or equivalent in Maths and English.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.wigan-leigh.ac.uk/courses/science-forensics/hnd-applied-biology

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7,500 Year 1
Scotland £7,500 Year 1
Wales £7,500 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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Wigan and Leigh College
PO Box 53
Parsons Walk
Wigan
WN1 1RS


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