Wigan and Leigh College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
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.
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.
The HND programme is assessed through a variety of methods, from written assignments to coursework and practical investigations.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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
|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 coursehttps://www.wigan-leigh.ac.uk/courses/science-forensics/hnd-applied-biology
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£7,500||Year 1|