Zoology (with placement) BSc (Hons)

University of Cumbria

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( 4.0) 1534 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE C301
If you want to become a zoologist, then what better places than surrounded by the unique and ecologically diverse habitats of the Lake District, the Pennines and the Solway Firth as your outdoor classroom?Our course - designed by professional zoologists in consultation with wildlife trusts, consultants and Government bodies – will boost your hands-on skills and teach you everything you need to become a professional in the field.This course offers a four-year sandwich-route mode of study, which ... 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.
28th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
120th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
102nd

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
Sandwich
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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, December 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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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
77%
Psychology
30%
Chemistry
25%
Mathematics
20%
Geography
16%

Tuition fees

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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
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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 Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£10,500 per year
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International Students
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Latest Zoology reviews

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Charlotte
03 Jan 19

Zoology (with placement) BSc (Hons)

I love university and as much as I miss my family and home town, I do miss university life when go home for the...
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Shannon Cornish
02 Jan 19

Zoology BSc (Hons)

It has been good. Met new friends and people. Managed to gain a lot of experience and skills/volunteering. The work has...

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How Zoology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.7) 11 reviews

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4 star 27%
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Student rating ( 4.0) 1,534 reviews

5 star 36%
4 star 40%
3 star 18%
2 star 3%
1 star 3%
University of Cumbria
CompUniGuide ranking
120th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Next open day
Based in some of the North West’s most beautiful and historic locations, The University of Cumbria is a vibrant and inspiring place. Combining experience, quality-teaching and dedicated student support, the University has helped over 45,000 students to make their impact on the world. Whatever your interests, you’ll find there’s a lot to do at each of the University’s compact campuses. Explore the cultural history of Carlisle. Discover the natural beauty of Ambleside. Experience the city life of Lancaster. Along with locations in London and Workington, each campus includes outstanding facilities and an inclusive student community.

Where you'll study

University of Cumbria

Fusehill Street Carlisle
Cumbria
CA1 2HH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Carlisle  0.3 miles away

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