Biology (Conservation) - (Professional Placement Year) BSc (Hons)

Bath Spa University

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Course info

UCAS CODE D157
This is the 4 year course which includes a Professional Placement Year.Our specialist BSc (Hons) Biology in Conservation Biology pathway enables you to develop your skills in a contemporary and practical degree. Biology has a strong practical element and you’ll have plenty of opportunities to study plants and animals in the wild as well as in our laboratories. In addition to these core topics, you’ll take specialised modules in conservation biology, gaining a range of appropriate knowledge and ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Geography & Environmen..
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
102nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
93rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
72nd

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time With Year In Industry
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 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Biology (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Biology (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

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
88%
Psychology
31%
Chemistry
30%
Mathematics
25%
Geography
18%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Bath Spa University
CompUniGuide ranking
93rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
Bath Spa University is based in one of the world's most beautiful and forward-looking cities, the UNESCO World Heritage city of Bath. With campuses in and around Bath, the university is at the heart of a thriving region with industry-leading businesses and a rich artistic, creative and cultural scene. This makes graduating from Bath Spa University a truly unique experience, and a highly regarded qualification which is a huge asset in the search for employment or further study. Bath Spa University has a long heritage of providing quality education, originally established as the Bath School of Art in 1852, and has since broadened the scope of its courses to include degree programs in art, design, performance, music, media, education, humanities, science, and business.

Where you'll study

Bath Spa University

Newton Park Bath
Bath And North East Somerset
BA2 9BN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oldfield Park  1.6 miles away

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