Genetics (Including Foundation Year) BSc (Hons)

Course Overview - Genetics (Including Foundation Year) BSc (Hons)

Our BSc Genetics (including foundation year) will be suitable for you if your academic qualifications do not yet meet our entrance requirements for the three-year version of this course and you want a programme that increases your subject knowledge as well as improves your academic skills to support your academic performance.

This four-year course includes a foundation year (Year Zero), followed by a further three years of study. During your Year Zero, you study three academic subjects relevant to your chosen course as well as a compulsory academic skills module, with addit...

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Course Information

Study Mode

Full-time

Duration

4 Years

Start Date

10/2024

Location

Colchester Campus

Application Details

Course Code

CK00

Institution Code

E70

Points of Entry

Foundation

Entry Requirements

A level

D,D,D

Including a science subject.

UCAS Tariff

72

To include 2 full A-levels (or equivalent), one of which must be in a Science or Mathematics.

Access to HE Diploma

P:45

We will consider science based Access to Higher Education Diplomas. Advice can be provided on an individual basis.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

24

Including Standard Level Mathematics or Maths Studies grade 4 or above (if not taken at Higher Level). Maths in the IB is not required if you have already achieved GCSE Maths at grade C/4 or above or 4 in IB Middle Years Maths. To include Maths and Science. One of these needs to be at Higher Level grade 3, and the other to be at least Standard Level grade 4. We will accept GCSE Maths or Science grade C/4 or 4 in IB Middle Years Maths or Science in place of Maths or Science Standard Level grade 4 in the IB Diploma. We are happy to consider a combination of separate IB Diploma Programmes at both Higher and Standard Level. Exact offer levels will vary depending on the range of subjects being taken at higher and standard level, and the course applied for. Please contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office for more information.

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

MMP

In a science subject. Advice can be provided on an individual basis.

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England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Channel Islands, Republic of Ireland £9,250
EU, International £22,100

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