Microbiology and Molecular Biology BSc (Hons)

Course Overview - Microbiology and Molecular Biology BSc (Hons)

Explore a fascinating area of biology: a microscopic world inhabited by single-celled organisms which drives all other facets of the natural world. While rooted in the fundamental theories of biological science, our BSc (Hons) Microbiology and Molecular Biology degree is also designed with practical applications in mind. As you progress, you’ll find a real emphasis on the environmental, industrial, clinical and research applications of microbiology and molecular biology and study current techniques, such as next-generation DNA sequencing technology and biotechnology.

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3 Years

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Oxford Road
All Saints

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Year 1

Entry Requirements

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Access to HE Diploma

Pass Access to HE Diploma in Science with a minimum score of 106 UCAS Tariff points.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme


To include HL 5 in Biology and HL 4 or SL 5 in English and Mathematics.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)


Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (1080) in Applied Science Pearson BTEC Extended Diploma (QCF) in Applied Science Pearson BTEC Extended Diploma in Forensic and Criminal Investigation

A level

To include grade C in one of the following subjects: Biology (with Pass in Practical Assessment), Human Biology and Applied Science.

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