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Applied Biological Sciences (in conjunction with Forth Valley College)

University of Stirling

Venues

Stirling Campus

Content

Semesters 1-4 will be delivered by Forth Valley College (Falkirk Campus), with some key subject
tutorials delivered at the University of Stirling. Subjects will include: Microbiology; Immunology;
Fundamental Chemistry; Instrumental Techniques and Quality; and Health and Safety Systems in Science Industries. All modules will have an applied and practical skills focus.

From Semester 5, you will be taught at the University of Stirling for the remainder of the course. Subjects taken include: Cell Biology; Applied Immunology; Protein Biochemistry; Microbiology; Genetic Engineering; and Proteomics and Systems Biology.

A highlight of this course is an industry placement undertaken in Semester 6, which provides students with practical experience and networking opportunities.

Entry Requirements

2021 entry requirements:
3 Highers at BBB including Biology or Chemistry.

Preference given to those with a strong science background. Selection is through successful interview.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

8C93

Course Length

4 years

Department

Natural Sciences

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.stir.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General