The foundation year in Biology is designed to build academic capability and give you confidence as you progress through you BSc (Hons) Biology course. The course is ideal if you want to develop your career along a bioscience or medical pathway but have a non-scientific background, or if you do not meet the entry requirements for direct entry to an Honours degree. This course is also designed to facilitate a return to education for those wishing to change career direction. During the Foundation Year and subsequent years of your BSc Hons (Biology), you will study modules that will help you to increase your knowledge and understanding of biology and other aspects of science. Other modules will help to develop your study skills such as structuring essays and reports, revision strategies and your skills in quantitative biology.