Biological Sciences FdSc

Queen's University Belfast

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Course info

UCAS CODE C101
This course aims to provide students with knowledge and understanding of scientific methods of enquiry and theoretical principles of biological sciences, including, where appropriate, the application of those principles in an employment context. Students studying the FdSci in Biological Sciences will develop understanding of: the relevance of biological sciences in the current economic environment; the hierarchical nature of biological sciences ranging from molecular level to whole organism and... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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69th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2019
36th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2019
44th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
2 Years

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2019

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Biology (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
96%
Geography
37%
Chemistry
33%
Mathematics
28%
Information & Communication technology
16%

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£9,250 per year
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£20,100 per year
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Where you'll study

Queen's University Belfast

University Road
Belfast
Northern Ireland
BT7 1NN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Balmoral   0.2 miles away

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