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Biology (Microbiology) BSc (Hons)

Bath Spa University

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( 3.9) 1153 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE C111
We live in a microbial world and this pathway will introduce you to that world and its relevance to Biology. You will be taught by lecturers with expertise in food microbiology, environmental microbiology and health microbiology, and those topics will form the basis of this pathway. From the basics of microbial cell structure and function, through to microbial metabolism and genetics, microbial systems and ultimately real world applications of microbiology, this pathway will equip you with a ... 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.
122nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
94th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
93rd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Microbiology and Cell Science

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

Microbiology and Cell Science graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Microbiology and Cell Science graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

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

Microbiology and Cell Science

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 Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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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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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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More info: 2020/21 Entry- Year 1 fee is £14,700..

International Students
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Latest Biology (General) reviews

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How Biology (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 22 reviews

5 star 19%
4 star 50%
3 star 27%
2 star 4%
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Student rating ( 3.9) 1,153 reviews

5 star 18%
4 star 60%
3 star 19%
2 star 3%
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Bath Spa University
CompUniGuide ranking
94th
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, vibrant and, forward-looking cities, the UNESCO listed city of Bath. Its campuses are where creative minds meet and it offers students the chance to immerse themselves in all that its teaching and research facilities have to offer, including courses in art, design, performance, music and media, education, humanities, science and business. Building on its reputation which dates back to 1852 when it first opened its doors as the original Bath School of Art, Bath Spa University has evolved into a strong community of learners where all students with differing interests are given the space and encouragement to be creative, innovative and enterprising problem solvers.

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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