Sciences: Biology, Chemistry, Health, Psychology Extended Degree BSc (Hons)

London Metropolitan University

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( 3.8) 1135 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE CF11
**Why study this course?**This four-year extended degree includes a preparatory year (Year 0) that provides the knowledge necessary for entry on to one of our science or psychology-based BSc (Hons) courses. Aimed at those with little or no scientific background, the course is also suitable if you wish to change your subject area or for those whose secondary level science grades have not matched their expectations.**More about this course**This extended degree course is ideal if you’re keen to... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Holloway | 4 Years | FEB-20

Key stats

Uni rankings

Psychology
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
96th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
126th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
103rd

Start date and duration

Start date
FEB-20
Full Time
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 - 48 = 52% 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
£22,000
UK Biology (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£21,000

Chemistry

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Chemistry graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Chemistry graduate salary
£25,000

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

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
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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
34%
Chemistry
25%
Mathematics
24%
Psychology
22%
Sociology
18%

Chemistry

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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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
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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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Chemistry (General) reviews

Chemistry (General)
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Zamrah
28 Sep 18

Chemistry BSc (Hons)

It has been great. I’ve found a place where I belong and can excel at. The lecturers are always there for you and help...
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01 Feb 16

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How Chemistry (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.5) 31 reviews

5 star 20%
4 star 39%
3 star 23%
2 star 12%
1 star 6%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 1,135 reviews

5 star 24%
4 star 42%
3 star 27%
2 star 4%
1 star 3%
London Metropolitan University
CompUniGuide ranking
126th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
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London Met puts a huge focus on graduate employment – and it’s clearly paying off. The latest Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey revealed that an impressive 96.7% of London Met’s 2017 graduates were in employment or further study within six months. Work placements, industry experience and job opportunities while you study are key to London Met’s success. Another reason that students choose London Met is the outstanding facilities, which include: a £30 million Science Centre a state-of-the-art mock courtroom a newsroom and TV studio specialist art and design workshops, digital manufacturing facilities, editing suites and darkrooms There’s also been a multi-million-pound campus refurbishment, which has seen the University invest in new technology.

Where you'll study

London Metropolitan University

166-220 Holloway Road
Islington
N7 8DB United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Holloway Road  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Highbury and Islington  0.3 miles away

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