Biological Sciences with Professional Experience BSc (Hons)

University of Reading

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Course info

UCAS CODE C101
This BSc Biological Sciences with Professional Experience course enables you to develop your knowledge of biology around your specific interests, whilst gaining valuable industry experience.The majority of modules on this course are optional, giving you the opportunity to cover a broad range of topics or specialise in a particular area such as ecology and wildlife or human biology. Your third year will consist of a work placement, which you can choose based on your career goals.Within... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
91st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
32nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
46th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-20
Sandwich
4 Years

Biology (Non-Specific)

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Biology (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Biology (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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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
98%
Chemistry
36%
Geography
34%
Psychology
29%
Mathematics
27%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£19,815 per year
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How Biology (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 36 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 42%
3 star 27%
2 star 0%
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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,720 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 59%
3 star 13%
2 star 1%
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University of Reading
CompUniGuide ranking
32nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
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The University of Reading want their students to think laterally, to have an impact and to make a difference. It’s in their ethos and mindset: they call it being RED. The University encourages their students to see the bigger picture. To go beyond the textbooks and dare to be different. If you want to make an impact, this is the place to make it happen. At the University of Reading, learning goes beyond the transfer of knowledge. By studying there, you’ll be part of a globally recognised and life-changing movement of people. One of the top 200 universities worldwide, the University continually increases their global reach. Their research is rated of international standing and you’ll learn alongside passionate academics. Their work has a real-world impact and it can directly benefit your learning: the discoveries made today could be heard in the lecture theatre tomorrow.

Where you'll study

University of Reading

Room 208
Pepper Lane
Reading
Wokingham
RG6 6AH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Basingstoke  0.3 miles away

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