Zoology

Queen's University Belfast

 

Course Name Zoology
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code C300
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
Apply To UCAS
Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

Expand+How and when to Apply
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...

Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Duration 3 years.
Qualification Letters BSc Hons
Entry Requirements

Expand+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
OR
BBB including Double ...

Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Course Content

Expand+Overview
Zoology is the study of animals, from the simplest invertebrates to the largest land or marine mammals. Simple animals often provide models for the study of higher, more complex species and help drive basic research that transcends the subj...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1
• 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 ...

Assessment Method

Expand+The way in which you are assessed will vary according to the Learning objectives 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 semest...

Work Placement Students complete an optional 16-week work placement period as a component of Stage 2. Past students have gained work placement within organisations such as Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Castle Espie, National Trust, North Atlantic Whale Foundation, Ulster Wildlife Trust, Health Service, and many more.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Prospects
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 companies or organ...

Further Enquiries Admissions
Tel: 028 9097 3838
Fax: 028 9097 5151
Email address: admissions@qub.ac.uk
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here