Zoology with Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

Liverpool John Moores University

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Course info

UCAS CODE C303
The professionally-accredited BSc (Hons) Zoology with Foundation Year at Liverpool John Moores University is the ideal course if you are interested in this subject but lack the necessary qualifications to study it at degree level. - Accredited by the Royal Society of Biology- Optional overseas fieldwork (self-funded) – previous destinations have included Tenerife, Costa Rica and Malaysia- Option to undertake a 4-6 week placement and/or a 12-month sandwich placement in the UK or overseas - Easy ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time including foundation year | Liverpool John Moores University | 4 Years | 20-SEP-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
81st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
66th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
78th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time Including Foundation Year
4 Years

Zoology

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 - 93 = 7% 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

Zoology graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Zoology graduate salary
£17,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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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

Zoology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
63%
Chemistry
28%
Psychology
23%
History
16%
Mathematics
16%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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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
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£11,000 per year
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Latest Zoology reviews

Zoology
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Tegen
06 Jan 20

Zoology BSc (Hons)

Overall I have enjoyed my time at university. It has been a very good learning experience and I have made many new...
E
Elizabeth
13 Dec 18

Zoology BSc (Hons)

Love it, except the 9ams! Everyone within the uni is so friendly and helpful. Could do with more support from...

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How Zoology students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 43 reviews

5 star 12%
4 star 73%
3 star 13%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,426 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 54%
3 star 20%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
Liverpool John Moores University
CompUniGuide ranking
66th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
With a heritage that stretches back to 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is now one of the largest and most well-established universities in the UK. Their research is influencing policymakers, improving people’s lives and finding solutions to the problems of the 21st century. They are known for their friendly and supportive staff and students who come from across the UK and over 100 countries around the world. The city of Liverpool which is rich in history, has always welcomed the world to its shores, creating a melting pot of people and cultures all sharing a sense of pride and unique sense of identity. The university was awarded silver in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework.

Where you'll study

Liverpool John Moores University

Student Recruitment and Admissions Exchange Station Tithebarn Street Liverpool
L2 2QP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Liverpool Central  0.2 miles away

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