Discover how biological science can answer today’s key challenges and gain an advanced understanding of life processes, with Southampton’s MSci Biology programme. This four year integrated masters equips you with the research skills vital for further study or a research career. You will develop the potential to go on to a successful career in a broad variety of professions including laboratory-based research, jobs in the conservation and environment sector, and the media. Students study a broad variety of topics including ecology, microbiology, cell biology and plant development in the first two -years of the degree. As well as gaining extensive experience from a variety of field trips (New Forest, Spain and Belize) you will also become a part of our research community, spending your final -year embedded alongside one of our leading research groups completing an extended project in a specialised area of your choice. Our expert staff are leaders in their research fields and will help you develop a knowledge of life at different levels - from molecules and cells, to whole communities and global ecosystems.