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Bioscience (Applied Animal Science)

New College Lanarkshire

Venues

Coatbridge Campus

Content

The HNC Bioscience will help develop your fundamental knowledge and understanding of cell biology, microbiology, biochemistry and environmental issues. You will develop a range of scientific and practical laboratory skills, all of which will prepare you for employment at a junior technical level within the bioscience industries.

Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Micro-organisms, Quality and Health and Safety Systems in Science Industries, Environmental Awareness, ICT, Bioscience Graded Unit 1, Plant Growth and Development, Chemistry and Physics Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Livestock Growth: Health and Welfare, Livestock Breeding, Animal and Plant Cell Culture, Livestock Physiology, Plant Physiology and Personal Development Planning.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers including Biology, Chemistry or Human Biology plus National 5 English and Maths; or NC Applied Science (Level 6); or NQ Animal Biology and Conservation; or Foundation Apprenticeship Scientific Technologies (Laboratory Skills)

Progression Routes

HND or Degree level

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Science

SCQF Level

7

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General