Applied Biological Sciences

Glasgow Kelvin College


Springburn Campus


The HND Applied Biological Science programme is a two year programme covering 30 credits from the HND Applied Biological Science Framework. The programme is designed to give you a broad overview of the applied sciences area and covers subjects such as microbiology, cell biology, human body, chemistry, biochemistry, maths and statistics, immunology, animal biology, human metabolism and cellular biology.

You will build up an excellent understanding of a broad range of scientific concepts and skills, including:
Cell Biology; Chemistry; Anatomy and physiology; Microbiology; Mathematics; Biochemistry; Dissertation writing.

You will also learn to perform a vast range of scientific techniques essential for industry and academia.

Campus location may be subject to change.

Entry Requirements

Higher Maths, Biology or Chemistry plus a science subject at National 5, or relevant units from an NQ Applied Science course at SCQF Level 6. Relevant experience will also be considered.

Progression Routes

2nd or 3rd year entry to university science course.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years



SCQF Level