Year 1: In your first year you will be given a general introduction to all aspects of modern biology and encouraged to acquire general scientific skills.
You will also study two other subjects in year 1 according to your interests: see Degrees in Arts, Science and Social Sciences.
Year 2: In second year, you will be introduced to the study of human physiology, human anatomy, pharmacology and neuroscience. You will also be able to choose from a wide range of other courses.
You will also study one or two other subjects in year 2 according to your interests: see Degrees in Arts, Science and Social Sciences.
Years 3 and 4: If you progress to Honours (years three and four) you will investigate more fully the methods used by anatomists today, including: Imaging techniques; light, electron and confocal microscopy; immunohistochemistry; tissue culture.
2021 entry requirements
Standard entry: 5 Highers at AAAAA (by end S6 with min ABBB after S5) including including Biology or Chemistry and another science subject.
Widening access entry: 4 Highers at AABB/BBBB (by end S6) including Biology or Chemistry and another science subject. Completion of pre-entry programme is necessary.
College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences