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BSc in Biology (with year in industry) (Full Time)

Aberystwyth University

Bachelor Degree , Biology

Course Description

  • The syllabus of this course with the integrated year in industry is identical to its sister course BSc Biology (C100).
  • Your work experience must be relevant to this degree and the year is assessed which will count towards your degree grade. Students will have to organise their work experience under the guidance of our Director for Employability. 
  • There is no guarantee that the work experience will be paid. (if you cannot obtain a placement, then you must transfer to its sister course BSc Biology (C100).
  • During your year in work experience, you will pay a discounted tuition fee of which the information can be found here.
  • Aberystwyth is situated amongst hills, wooded valleys, wetlands, sandy and rocky shores and, of course alongside the pristine waters of Cardigan Bay. If you want wildlife, Aberystwyth has it all. 
  • You might be studying microbiology in the morning, and investigating the life found in sand dunes in the afternoon; you don’t have to limit yourself to just one area of Biology. 
  • You can keep your options open or specialise; our degree structure allows you to do either. You will be taught by passionate, engaged, friendly and staff with expertise across the full range of Biological topics.  
  • Your academic studies will be bolstered by a wealth of laboratory and field classes which build real scientific skills essential for your future. 
  • Our teaching and E-learning facilities provide you with an outstanding learning experience integrating the classroom sessions and a vast repository of study resources. 
  • You will be assigned a personal tutor who can guide you through your time at Aberystwyth and help you to settle in when you first arrive. 
  • We have invested heavily and over a number of years in our research facilities, and project students may get the opportunity to work in the research units on Penglais, or in our dedicated research facility at Gogerddan just outside Aberystwyth.

The syllabus of this course with the integrated year in industry is identical to its sister course BSc Biology (C100). Your work experience must be relevant to this degree and the year is assessed which will count towards your degree grade. Students will have to organise their work experience under the guidance of our Director for Employability.  There...

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Entry Requirements

UCAS Tariff 104 - 120

A Levels BBB-BCC with B in Biology

GCSE requirements (minimum grade C/4):
English or Welsh and Mathematics

BTEC National Diploma:
DDM-DMM with a specified subject

International Baccalaureate:
30-28 with 5 points in Biology at Higher Level

European Baccalaureate:
75%-65% overall with 7 in Biology

UCAS Tariff 104 - 120 A Levels BBB-BCC with B in Biology GCSE requirements (minimum grade C/4): English or Welsh and Mathematics BTEC National Diploma: DDM-DMM with a specified subject International Baccalaureate: 30-28 with 5 points...

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