United Kingdom

University of the West of England

151-200 th
Young University Rankings 2017
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
Coldharbour Lane, Bristol, Avon, BS16 1QY, United Kingdom

University of the West of England

Biological Sciences (with Foundation Year)

Exploring the diversity and complexity of living organisms and living systems, Biological Sciences gives a broad understanding of life in all its forms. You will develop the scientific knowledge and practical skills to make an important contribution to the welfare of people and the environment. You will also build the analytical, problem-solving and communication capabilities employers value. BSc(Hons) Biological Sciences at UWE Bristol has an emphasis on applying biological science to the real world and takes a hands-on, practical approach to learning. Whether studying in our microbiology or genetics labs, undertaking field work on an expedition to Madagascar or a Cuban island, or studying primate ecology at Bristol Zoo, you will learn the methods and technology at the cutting edge of the field. The course explores life from the molecular level to the scale of ecosystems and you will have the opportunity to pursue your learning in the areas that interest you. The course will help you apply your academic knowledge to contemporary issues and expand your career horizons.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich including foundation year
  • Duration
    5 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Frenchay Campus,Bristol
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,250
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time including foundation year
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Frenchay Campus,Bristol
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,250