Expand your knowledge of the oceans with the BSc Marine Sciences with Foundation Year. During this one-year course you will explore the diverse range of open ocean, coastal, hydrographic and conservation specialisations this course offers. If your current qualifications don’t allow you direct entry to degree level or if you have been out of formal education for some time, this course is for you. * Study the physical, biological, chemical and mathematical principles that underpin the marine sciences. * Build your confidence as an independent learner as you develop research, analytical and scientific reporting skills throughout the year. * Learn about current issues in marine sciences from research active staff who are passionate about their subjects. * Study under the guidance of a personal academic tutor from the School of Biological and Marine Sciences.