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Course Level: Level 4 and 5 Entry Requirements: Applicants should have one of the following. Two A levels at Grade C in a science-based suject (with one in biology) BTEC National Diploma in a science-based subject (Distinction Profile) A recognised Access qualification Course Description: The programme is aimed at students who have a good knowledge of biology at A Level or equivelent, and who are intereseted in the application of science to the world of work. The programme providesa high standard of practical tuition and the integration of teaching with research provides an ideal programme for the professional human or applield biologist. It is also aimed at those who would like a route towards a BSc. Course Content: The programme provides a broad coverage of the fundamental principles and practice of biology in year one. This is developed in the second year by more advanced courses in selected topics, especially relevant to human biology and the application of biological principles in biotechnology. With a stron emphasis on practical assessment and a work placement module in each year, the programme aims to develop students into well motivated, scientifically competent and knowledgeable individuals with industrial experience. Progression: Successful graduates will be awarded a Foundation Degree in Applied Biology from Aston University. Students will be eligible to progress to the third year of the BSc (Hons) in Applied Biology or onto the specialist degree programmes which include Cell and Molecular Biology and Infection and Immunity at Aston University. Board: Aston University Assessment: A mixture of coursework and examinations Course Length: Starts 21-Sep-09 until 21-Jun-11, 22 hours per week. Course Available at: Great Barr Campus

Course Level: Level 4 and 5 Entry Requirements: Applicants should have one of the following. Two A levels at Grade C in a science-based suject (with one in biology) BTEC National Diploma in a science-based subject (Distinction Profile) A recognised Access qualification Course Description: The programme is aimed at students who have a good knowledge of biology at A Level or equivelent, and who are...

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