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Bioscience

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Ayr Campus

Content

The HNC Bioscience will provide students with a strong foundation in biological knowledge and understanding, together with training in basic practical and laboratory techniques.

Studies cover the theory and practice of cell biology, biochemistry, and microbiology combined with optional elective modules in animal science, plant science, soil science, biotechnology or crop production.

The HNC Bioscience provides an excellent first step into higher education and for employment in the bioscience sector. It allows students to investigate which aspects of biology they are most interested in as well as the industrial applications of these subjects.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers at CC, preferably including a science subject plus English and Maths at National 5

Progression Routes

Relevant HND or degree programme.

Start Date

September

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Animal, Biological and Agricultural Sciences

SCQF Level

7

Website

www.sruc.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General