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Biological Sciences

UCAS Code: C100 Duration: 3 years

Overview

If the 20th Century belonged to the advances in the physical sciences, then the 21st Century will be marked by the advances in Biological Sciences. This is the study of Life on earth, with a focus on contemporary biological advances in evolution, genetics and molecular biology, to plant sciences and ecology, and to the recent advances in Bioinformatics and Systems Biology. Throughout your studies there is an emphasis on developing practical skills through laboratory work and on field trips as well as undertaking a biological research project in your final year.

Why choose this subject?

  • 91% of students were satisfied with the teaching quality of Biological Sciences at Liverpool Hope University (National Student Survey 2015).
  • Biology is a dynamic discipline with profound importance to future of human-kind and to life on earth.  At Hope we will introduce you to the broad disciplines, helping develop theory alongside practical experimentation.
  • You will use a range of contemporary laboratory and field equipment, and develop scientific skills, that will be directly relevant to your future careers
  • We pride ourselves on small group study, helping to develop each individual into confident, competent science graduates.

 

Subject Guide

You can read more about studying Biological Sciences at Liverpool Hope in our Biological Sciences Subject Guide.

Biological Sciences Subject Guide 2017

The programme specifications for this subject can be downloaded below. 

Biological Sciences

This degree is available as a full time course for all international students. For more information about International students studying at Liverpool Hope, visit www.hope.ac.uk/international

Curriculum

The courses and topics available to study include:
  • Human biology
  • Evolution and Adaptation
  • Genomics and Proteomics
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
  • Ecology and Plant Sciences

You may also be interested in...

Biology  

Environmental Science

Health and Well-Being  

Human Biology 

Nutrition  

Sport and Exercise Science  

Sport & Physical Education

Entry Requirements

2017 Entry Requirements

For further information on our entry requirements for 2017 entry, please contact our Clearing hotline on 0151 291 3899.

Please note, all applicants will be required to have GCSE grade C (Level 4 in the new grading system) or equivalent, in Mathematics and Science plus a Science A Level (or equivalent). 

 

2018 Entry Requirements

The offer level for 2018 entry will be between 136 - 104 UCAS Tariff points

In addition, qualifications must include a science discipline to an Advanced level, plus GCSE Mathematics and Science (Dual Award) grade C (Grade 4 or above in the new grading system) or above (or equivalent).

UCAS points offers can be achieved in many ways, the following are just a few examples of how you could achieve our entry requirements. 

A level

BTEC

Tariff

Mix of Level 3 qualifications

Access

Irish Leaving Certificate

ABB

DDD

128 points to include 2 Level 3 qualifications

128 points to include 2 Level 3 qualifications

128 points from 45 Level 3 units

128 points from Highers

BBB

DDM

120 points to include 2 Level 3 qualifications

120 points to include 2 Level 3 qualifications

120 points from 45 Level 3 units

120 points from Highers

BBC

DMM

112 points to include 2 Level 3 qualifications

112 points to include 2 Level 3 qualifications

112 points from 45 Level 3 units

112 points from Highers

If you have any questions about your qualification, please contact enquiry@hope.ac.uk or call 0151 291 3111.

 

Useful Links

How to apply

Admissions Policy

UCAS

 

Course Combinations

Biological Sciences is a BSc Single Honours programme, UCAS code C100

Employability

Through practical work, and your research project, you will have developed confidence in a range of advanced practical skills, having used many of the contemporary analytical instruments and tools. You will have also developed broader scientific skills such as data analysis and statistics, report writing, critical evaluation and research planning; these are skills which are highly valued by employers.

Overview

If the 20th Century belonged to the advances in the physical sciences, then the 21st Century will be marked by the advances in Biological Sciences. This is the study of Life on earth, with a focus on contemporary biological advances in evolution, genetics and molecular biology, to plant sciences and ecology, and to the recent advances in Bioinformatics and Systems Biology. Throughout your studies there is an emphasis on developing practical skills through laboratory work and on field trips as well as undertaking a biological research project in your final year.

Why choose this subject?

  • 91% of students were satisfied with the teaching quality of Biological Sciences at Liverpool Hope University (National Student Survey 2015).
  • Biology is a dynamic discipline with profound importance to future of human-kind and to life on earth.  At Hope we will introduce you to the broad disciplines, helping develop theory alongside practical experimentation.
  • You will use a range of contemporary laboratory and field equipment, and develop scientific skills, that will be directly relevant to your future careers
  • We pride ourselves on small group study, helping to develop each individual into confident, competent science graduates.

 

Subject Guide

You can read more about studying Biological Sciences at Liverpool Hope in our Biological Sciences Subject Guide.

Biological Sciences Subject Guide 2017

The programme specifications for this subject can be downloaded below. 

Biological Sciences

This degree is available as a full time course for all international students. For more information about International students studying at Liverpool Hope, visit www.hope.ac.uk/international

Curriculum

The courses and topics available to study include:
  • Human biology
  • Evolution and Adaptation
  • Genomics and Proteomics
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
  • Ecology and Plant Sciences

You may also be interested in...

Biology  

Environmental Science

Health and Well-Being  

Human Biology 

Nutrition  

Sport and Exercise Science  

Sport & Physical Education

Entry Requirements

2017 Entry Requirements

For further information on our entry requirements for 2017 entry, please contact our Clearing hotline on 0151 291 3899.

Please note, all applicants will be required to have GCSE grade C (Level 4 in the new grading system) or equivalent, in Mathematics and Science plus a Science A Level (or equivalent). 

 

2018 Entry Requirements

The offer level for 2018 entry will be between 136 - 104 UCAS Tariff points

In addition, qualifications must include a science discipline to an Advanced level, plus GCSE Mathematics and Science (Dual Award) grade C (Grade 4 or above in the new grading system) or above (or equivalent).

UCAS points offers can be achieved in many ways, the following are just a few examples of how you could achieve our entry requirements. 

A level

BTEC

Tariff

Mix of Level 3 qualifications

Access

Irish Leaving Certificate

ABB

DDD

128 points to include 2 Level 3 qualifications

128 points to include 2 Level 3 qualifications

128 points from 45 Level 3 units

128 points from Highers

BBB

DDM

120 points to include 2 Level 3 qualifications

120 points to include 2 Level 3 qualifications

120 points from 45 Level 3 units

120 points from Highers

BBC

DMM

112 points to include 2 Level 3 qualifications

112 points to include 2 Level 3 qualifications

112 points from 45 Level 3 units

112 points from Highers

If you have any questions about your qualification, please contact enquiry@hope.ac.uk or call 0151 291 3111.

 

Useful Links

How to apply

Admissions Policy

UCAS

 

Course Combinations

Biological Sciences is a BSc Single Honours programme, UCAS code C100

Employability

Through practical work, and your research project, you will have developed confidence in a range of advanced practical skills, having used many of the contemporary analytical instruments and tools. You will have also developed broader scientific skills such as data analysis and statistics, report writing, critical evaluation and research planning; these are skills which are highly valued by employers.

Course Contact Details

Student Recruitment

+44 (0) 151 291 3111

enquiry@hope.ac.uk

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