Microbiology

Queen's University Belfast

 

Course Name Microbiology
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code C502
Course Type UCAS
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  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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Applications 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 from the UCAS websi...

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Duration 4 years
Qualification Letters MSci Hons
Entry Requirements

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A level requirements
AAB including Biology and at least one from Chemistry (preferred), Geography, Mathematics or Physics + GCSE Chemistry grade B or GCSE Double Award Science grades BB + GCSE Mathematics grade C
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AAB ...

Application Fee The application fee is £18 if you’re applying to just one course, or £24 for multiple courses, and for late applications sent after 30 June.
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Course Content

Expand+Overview

Microbiology is the study of bacteria, fungi, algae, protozoa and viruses, and is of immense importance in relation to the environment, agriculture and food, biomedical sciences and biotechnology. Graduates in Microbiology are therefore h...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1
• Molecular Basis of Life
• Basic Chemistry 1
• Structure, Reactivity and Mechanism in Organic and Bioorganic Chemistry
• The World of Microorganisms
• Biodiversity

Stage 2
• Experimental Biochemistry
• Cell Biol...

Assessment Method

Expand+Some modules are assessed solely through project work or written assignments.

Others are assessed through a combination of coursework and end of semester examinations.

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Careers or Further Progression

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Introduction
Microbiology is an interdisciplinary subject with key links to the other Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Environmental Engineering and Medicine. Graduates are qualified to take up both scientific and no...

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+44 (0)28 9024 5133
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