Our Biology course offers a range of subjects and unique experiences due to close partnerships with organisations such as Chester Zoo and other leading institutes, industries and charities. We supplement classroom learning with opportunities for work placements or fieldwork. There are also opportunities to take part in exciting laboratory-based research.

BSc (Hons) Award
September Start
Full-time Study Mode
3 years Duration
C100 UCAS Code

Entry Requirements For This Course

UCAS - 112 points.

GCE A Level - 112 UCAS points from GCE A Levels or equivalent. Typical offer - BCC/BBC The Department requires one of the following subjects as essential for entry: GCE A Level: Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry, Applied Science.

BTEC - BTEC Extended Diploma (Applied Science or Animal Management): DMM BTEC Diploma (Applied Science or Animal Management): D*D*.

Irish/Scottish Highers - BBBB including Biology.

International Baccalaureate - 26 points including 5 in HL Biology.

Access requirements - Access to HE (Science) Diploma, to include 45 credits at level 3, 30 of which must be at Merit.

OCR - OCR National Extended/Diploma: merit profile plus one of the GCE A level subjects listed above.

Extra Information / General Entry Requirements - Please note that we accept a maximum of 8 UCAS points from GCE AS Levels and that the Welsh Baccalaureate (core) and A Level General Studies will be recognised in our offer. We will also consider a combination of A Levels and BTECs/OCRs.

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