Explore the fascinating world of life on earth with a Biological Sciences degree

Discover the amazing natural world around us ‐ everything from how large ecosystems function to how the enzymes and proteins in your body interact.

Begin by developing your biological, mathematical and physical sciences knowledge - then discover the diverse range of bacteria, fungi, plants and animals with whom we share our world.

We will assist you all the way on this practically based course

Learn to communicate the intricacies of biology in a simple and effective way by gaining hands on, practical experience through our laboratory based classes, fieldwork trips and exercises.

You will also become part of a learning community that promotes an open door philosophy and integrated approach to learning ‐ designed to support you through each and every step of your journey with us.

Biological Sciences offers many diverse and rewarding career options

After your first year you will continue to learn about animal and plant diversity, microbiology, ecology, genetics and evolutionary biology, and biochemistry.

Combining well with a number of other Science majors , you'll also find Biology the perfect launching pad for a career in anything from molecular biology, plant and animal biology, to wildlife biology, where you could be helping to save endangered species.

As a leading research institute with strong industry partnerships and connections, we also make an ideal choice if you plan on following a research career in any of these areas.

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