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Applied Biological Sciences

Forth Valley College

Venues

Stirling Campus, Falkirk Campus

Content

This is a broad course providing students with knowledge and skills related to biological, chemical and physical sciences. Learners will also develop a wide range of practical laboratory skills in addition to gaining an understanding of good laboratory practice.

Content:
Lab Skills for Science Industries; Cell Biology; Chemistry; Maths; Biochemistry; Microbiology; DNA and Genetics; Animal Plant Cell Culture; Graded Unit.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers including Biology or Chemistry; or Foundation Apprenticeship in Scientific Technologies plus 1 Higher; or NC Applied Science (Level 6); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Preference given to applicants with a strong science background.

Progression Routes

Year 2 of HND Applied Biological Science; Applied Sciences; Applied Chemical Sciences, or year 1 or 2 of a relevant degree.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Science

SCQF Level

7