Planit


Applied Microbiology

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Sighthill Campus

Content

Year 1: Life on Earth; Introductory Physiology; Molecules and Cells; Practical Modules; Option.

Year 2: Microbiology; Biochemistry; Physiology and the Environment; Microbes and Man; Practical Module; Option.

Year 3: Scientific Communication: Dissertation and Statistics; Medical Microbiology; Molecular Genetics; Food Microbiology and Biotechnology; Environmental Microbiology; Immunology.

Year 4: Applications of Molecular Biology; Biotechnology – Industry and Environment; Medical Biotechnology; Honours project.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at BBBB including Biology, Chemistry, Human Biology or Physics plus English, Maths, Biology and Chemistry at National 5.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at BBCC including Biology, Chemistry, Human Biology or Physics at B plus English, Maths, Biology and Chemistry at National 5.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

C510

Course Length

4 years

Department

Biosciences

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General