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BSc (Hons) Biology

Bath Spa University
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Course UCAS code: C100
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  • BSc (Hons), Full-time , Duration: 3 Years
Course Summary:
BSc (Hons) Biology at Bath Spa University is a contemporary skills based course producing highly employable professional biologists. This course covers all the core aspects of biology, while allowing you to develop expertise in specialist areas. Biology has a strong practical element and you'll have plenty of opportunities to study plants and animals in the wild as well as in our laboratories. There is also a strong human biology thread in our degree programme. There is an optional sandwich year between your second and final year, giving you the opportunity to put your knowledge and skills into practice and experience a relevant job. - Flexible structure which gives students the breadth to explore and specialise in an area of choice. - Practical Course using contemporary learning methods. - Attend scheduled practical sessions, day trips and residential field trips provide the opportunity to study topics in greater depth. - High Employability of graduates.
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Year 1 focuses on fundamental topics such as cell biology, genetics, anatomy and physiology, evolution, classification, food production and ecosystems. Year 2 covers a range of important human, animal and plant biology. You'll consider important concepts in biology such as ethics, biosecurity, genetics and technology. Optional themes include ecology, microbiology, human pathophysiology, biodiversity and food product development allowing you to develop your interests at a higher level. Year 3 sees single honours and major students carrying out a dissertation in their final year. This substantial research project gives you the experience of being responsible for planning, implementing and reporting on a biology topic. In addition you may study topics in medical biology, nature conservation, nutrition, animal behaviour, marine biology, digital imaging and plant biology.Please refer to our website for further information.
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15 January

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Cows. Sheep. Swans. Squirrels. The Newton Park campus of Bath Spa University may as well be a zoo. Overlooking the rolling hills of Somerset, this picturesque, postcard-worthy place is perfect for the lovers of the natural world. All the essentials are here: we've got the general shop, on-campus doctors, the SU (with their unbeatable pizza meals), and of course the Starbucks. Everything is so close, you'll be able to roll out of bed and straight into a lecture. Campus is peaceful and tranquil most of the time, although you may be woken up rather early by the mooing cows outside your window.

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Bath Spa Admissions Team:
Tel. 01225 876180
Email. [email protected]

 
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  • BeeHappy101's avatar by BeeHappy101 on 24th January 2019
    Great, not a problem with anything, the only thing is that it may be frustrating to ask the university questions at times but whatever problem I have is solved within a few days.
  • Can't always remember, think it might be Josephinex's avatar by Can't always remember, think it might be Josephinex on 8th October 2015
    Generally a good experience with some down points
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