Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Zoology
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code C300
Course Type UCAS
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

Expand+The deadline for undergraduate and conservatoire is now 18:00 (UK time) on 29 January 2021

See this link for further information: https://www.ucas.com/corporate/news-and-key-documents/news/ucas-extends-january-deadline-all-applicants

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Duration 3 years.

Contact Teaching Times
Large Group Teaching
9 (hours maximum)
Typically 3 hours of teaching for each module studied (9 hours in total) and 3 hours practical every 2 weeks for each subject

Personal Study
2 (hours maximum)
Private study and completion of assignments
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Entry Requirements

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A level requirements
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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Expand+Learning and Teaching
On the BSc (Hons) in Zoology we aim to deliver a high quality learning environment that embeds intellectual curiosity, innovation and best practice in learning.

We do this by providing a range of learning experiences which e...

Course Content

Zoology is the study of animals, from the simplest invertebrates to the largest terrestrial or marine mammals. Simple animals often provide models for the study of higher, more complex species (including humans) and help drive basic researc...

Subjects Taught

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• Biodiversity
• Molecular Basis of Life
• The World of Microorganisms

This module combination provides students, who may be undecided as to their final specialist degree area, with considerable flexibility as they enter Stage 2;...

Assessment Method The way in which you are assessed will vary according to the Learning Outcomes of each module. Some modules are assessed solely through project work or written assignments. Others are assessed through a combination of coursework and end of semester examinations. Details of how each module is assessed are outlined in the Student Handbook which is provided to all students during their first year induction.
Careers or Further Progression

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Graduates are qualified to take up both scientific and non-scientific careers. These positions encompass areas of innovative research and development of new products, advisory and consultancy work, particularly in comp...

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