There has never been a more exciting time to be a biologist. New discoveries and technological advances within biology are at the heart of modern society. This degree offers opportunities to study animal, plant and microbial systems from the cellular and sub-cellular levels to the interactions of organisms with the environment. You will use molecular techniques for the study of DNA, RNA and proteins, advanced light and electron microscopy, field-based methods, and cutting-edge methodologies for studying evolution and developmental biology. Throughout, there is a focus on applying fundamental biology to real-life issues.