Marine Biology with Professional Studies

Queen's University Belfast

 

Course Name Marine Biology with Professional Studies
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code C164
Course Type UCAS
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

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How to Apply
Application for admission to full-time undergraduate and sandwich courses at the University should normally be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). Full information can be obtained...

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Duration 4 years
Qualification Letters BSc Hons
Entry Requirements

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BBB including Biology and at least one from Chemistry (preferred), Geography, Mathematics or Physics + GCSE Chemistry grade C/4 or GCSE Double Award Science grades CC/4,4 + GCSE Mathematics grade C/4
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BBB including Double ...

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Large Group Teaching
12 (hours maximum)
Typically around 9 hours teaching [3 hours for each subject/module studied – see later information on course content] and 3 hours practical every two weeks for each subject/module
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Course Content

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The oceans are a key element for the existence of life on Earth. 97% of all the water on Earth, and 99% of the habitable space on this planet, is in the ocean (source: NASA).

Marine biology is the interdisciplinary study of life in the ...

Subjects Taught

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• Biodiversity (with field course)
• Molecular Basis of Life
• The World of Microorganisms

Stage 1 gives a broad base in the biological sciences on which to build Stage 2 and Stage 3 studies. This module combination provides stud...

Assessment Method

Expand+Details of how each module is assessed are shown in the Student Handbook which is provided to all students during their first year induction.

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Careers or Further Progression

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An Honours degree in Marine Biology offers comprehensive training in one of the most popular environmental disciplines, and good graduates move on to pursue diverse careers at home and abroad.

Many recent graduates have secured MSc ...

Further Enquiries Admissions
Tel: 028 9097 3838
Fax: 028 9097 5151
Email address: admissions@qub.ac.uk
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