In brief: An excellent route into science for those from a non-scientific background. Ideal if you're returning to education or seeking to develop your career in a new direction. Choice of optional modules. This course will provide you with a strong foundation in biology and chemistry, allowing you to progress onto a BSc (Hons) degree course in a related discipline, within the School of Environment and Life Sciences. It is ideal if you want to develop your career along a biological pathway but have a non-scientific background, or you don’t meet the entry requirements for direct entry to an Honours degree. This course may also be attractive if you are returning to education or if you wish to change career direction. Please note that an overall average mark of 60% is required to transfer onto BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science.