Sample Timetable

You can expect around 21 hours of contact per week in your first year, of which approximately two thirds will be in biology or biological sciences, and the remainder from a minor subject. 

  • Approximately nine hours of lectures per week
  • Additional practical sessions associated with many modules
  • Time available for independent study, research, coursework and revision
 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
9am     Genetics
lecture
   
10am Aquatic Ecology
lecture
Genetics
lecture
     
11am Infection and Immunity
lecture
  Infection and Immunity
lecture
  Aquatic Ecology
lecture
12pm
 
         
1pm   Aquatic Ecology
lecture
    Genetics
lecture
2pm
 
Aquatic Ecology
practical
    Infection and Immunity
practical
Genetics
practical
3pm Infection and Immunity
lecture
 
4pm
 
         

This timetable and study hours are illustrative of those studying Biological Sciences. Contact time may vary each week depending upon the mix of scheduled lectures, practical sessions and workshops.