Foundation Year in Life Sciences CertHE

University of Dundee

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UCAS CODE C103
If you don’t have the grades needed to apply to our Life Sciences degrees, this course gives you the opportunity to study life sciences for one year full-time or two years part-time and then enter our core curriculum at Level 2. You’ll then be able to choose which of our biological or biomedical sciences courses you’d like to graduate in.Youll learn the core skills in chemistry and numeracy that you’ll need to succeed throughout your degree.Once you’ve completed this course, you’ll move into ... READ MORE

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15th / 131
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31st
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3rd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
1 year

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University of Dundee

Nethergate Dundee
Dundee, City Of
DD1 4HN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Dundee  0.2 miles away