BSc Honours

A Level Biology

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Course delivery:

Classroom based

Course duration?

18 Month(s)

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Biology involves the study of a wide range of exciting topics, ranging from Molecular Biology to the study of whole eco systems, and from micro-organisms to mammoths. It leads to an in-depth appreciation of the living world around us. As such it can complement a number of other subjects and attracts a wide variety of students. The course helps students to develop a number of skills:
ƒ?› How to collect data and evaluate it
ƒ?› How to investigate facts and use deduction
ƒ?› How to put over your point of view effectively
ƒ?› How to take responsibility for your own learning

Where does this subject lead?
Studying Biology at AS and A level is an excellent foundation for Higher Education courses in Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Science, Applied Biology, Natural Sciences, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Physiology, Physiotherapy, Pharmacy, Pharmacology, Zoology, Marine Biology, Botany and Optometry to name but a few. It is worth noting that for a number of these courses, the universities offering places may also require Chemistry or another science. This should be considered when deciding on subject combinations.

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