What Will You Study

This degree offers you a diverse choice of modules in genetics, biomedicine, microbiology, ecology, physiology and conservation. You start your Biological Sciences degree studying modules such as Cell Structure and Function and Evolutionary Biology. The flexible nature of the course enables you to transfer to one of our more specialised degree programmes after your first year.

Your second and third years allow you to specialise or continue with a broad approach to the subject with modules such as Medical Microbiology, Populations to Ecosystems, Biology of Ageing and Global Change Biology

Your final year allows you to focus on particular areas of interest and to carry out an extended laboratory or field based project.

Our links with external research institutions, such as hospitals and industrial laboratories, add even greater texture to your experience.