Planit


Neuroscience

University of Glasgow

Venues

Gilmorehill Campus

Content

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 (third and fourth years) you will take courses that will provide you with an overview of human biology; the central nervous system; molecular biology; developmental biology.

You will also have lectures specific to your chosen area of interest, and practicals and tutorials in neuroscience.

In fourth year you will study four specialised neuroscience-related topics chosen from the Honours options. You will also complete a research project carried out under the supervision of a member of academic staff, and a dissertation.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements

Standard entry: 4 or 5 Highers at AAAA or AAABB (first sitting) or 6 Highers at AAAAAB (two sittings with a min ABBB after S5) including 2 science subjects including one from Biology, Chemistry or Human Biology.

Widening access entry: 4 or 5 Highers at AABB or ABBBB including 2 science subjects including one from Biology, Chemistry or Human Biology. May be considered for entry with BBBB. Completion of pre-entry programme is necessary.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

B140

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences

Department

Life Sciences

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.gla.ac.uk

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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