Planit


Biological Sciences

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Sighthill Campus

Content

Part 1: Life on Earth; Introductory Physiology; Molecules and Cells; Practical Modules; Option (Plant Science or Concepts in Forensic Biology).

Part 2: Microbiology; Biochemistry; Physiology and the Environment; Practical Module; Options (two from Biology of Disease, Animal Behaviour, Microbes and Man or Systems Therapeutics).

Part 3: Scientific Communication: Dissertation and Statistics; Options (five from across the biological sciences including biomedical, microbiology, toxicology, animal and marine biology and immunology).

Part 4: Options (three from across the biological sciences including biomedical, microbiology, toxicology, animal and marine biology and immunology); 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

Part time (day)

Course Length

6 years

Department

Biosciences

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General