Marine Biology

Queen's University Belfast

 

Course Name Marine Biology
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code C162
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
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Duration 4 years.
Qualification Letters MSci
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 C or + GCSE Double Award Science grades CC + GCSE Mathematics grade C
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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

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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 i...

Subjects Taught

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

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

Assessment Method

Expand+The way in which you are assessed will vary according to the Learning outcomes of each module. 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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Introduction
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 gradua...

Further Enquiries Contact Us
Telephone:
+44 (0)28 9024 5133
Emergency Telephone:
+44 (0)28 9097 2222
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