Marine Biology and Oceanography MSci

Bangor University

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This interdisciplinary degree provides an in-depth study of the biological, chemical and physical processes of the oceans, seas and estuaries. You will embark on a detailed study of life in the sea, from the smallest bacteria to the largest mammals. This knowledge will be underpinned by a specialised understanding how the different marine habitats are affected by key physical (currents, tides, waves and ocean mixing) and biogeochemical (carbon cycle, nutrient recycling by the microbial loop) ... READ MORE

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4 Years


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A level

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£9,000 per year
Students from England Students from England
£9,000 per year
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
£9,000 per year
Students from Wales Students from Wales
£9,000 per year
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
£9,000 per year
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14 Mar 22
14 Mar 22

Geological Oceanography BSc (Hons)

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Bangor University
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Located between the mountains and the sea in North Wales, Bangor University offers students the opportunity to study in a close-knit community with a population of around 10,000 students. As well as boasting a rich academic history, the university’s location in an area of renowned natural beauty provides students with a unique study experience. The city of Bangor is easy to navigate, and students tend to quickly settle into academic life within this welcoming historic city. Bangor University is known for delivering a high-quality curriculum, offering a supportive and inclusive learning environment for students, and drawing from a broad and dynamic range of subject areas.

Where you'll study

Bangor University

Bangor University Bangor, Gwynedd
LL57 2DG United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bangor   0.3 miles away

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