Applied Bioscience and Zoology BSc (Hons)

University of the West of Scotland

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UCAS CODE CC93
This programme equips you with the skills to pursue a career within zoological sciences, in roles such as countryside ranger, pest control professional, zoo keeper, or within the fish farming industry or research and teaching.It covers a range of topics including the zoological specialisms of animal behaviour, aquatic ecology, conservation, entomology and pest management. A key feature of this programme is the amount of field work undertaken. There are a number of day trips and a residential ... READ MORE

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Full time | Lanarkshire Campus | 4 Years | 07-SEP-20

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WUSCA student ranking
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106th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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104th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2020
85th

Start date and duration

Start date
07-SEP-20
Full Time
4 Years

Biosciences (Non-Specific)

Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Zoology

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Source: IDP Connect, February 2020

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£13,000 per year
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Where you'll study

University of the West of Scotland

UWS Eco Campus, Stephenson Place Hamilton International Technology Park Hamilton
G72 0LH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Blantyre  0.9 miles away

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