What will I learn?

This is the 4 year course which includes a Professional Placement Year.BSc (Hons) Biology at Bath Spa University with a pathway in Human Biology is an applied course equipping students for a fulfilling career in the life sciences industry. This specialist Biology pathway, introduces key anatomy and physiology related to healthy functioning of the human body, at the cell, tissue and organ level. As well as learning these specific topics, you’ll develop a broad range of skills ready to use in a professional environment. The core elements of the Human Biology pathway include applied anatomy and physiology, histology, microbiology and medical biology. - Significant practical components give you applied laboratory and technical skills.- A ‘real-world’ focussed course, preparing you to solve a range of problems and keep-up-to-date with scientific advances. - Cover a range of fundamental topics such as cell biology and genetics, plant, animal and human biology. - Embedded professional development, to make you as employable as possible.**More about the Professional Placement Year**A Professional Placement Year (PPY), traditionally known as a sandwich year, is where a student undertakes a period of work with an external organisation for between 9-13 months. The placement occurs between the students' second and third years of undergraduate study. Students can engage in up to 3 placements to make up the total time and are required to source the placement(s) themselves with support from the Careers & Employability Team.

Which department am I in?

School of Science

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
Information not available

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Start date

19 September 2022

Venue

Main Site

Newton Park,

Bath,

Bath And North East Somerset,

BA2 9BN, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students should have 3 A levels at grades CCC-BCC. Students who have other international qualifications to an equivalent standard will also be considered.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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96.1% of Bath Spa graduates find work or further study in six months after graduating (HESA 2016/17 Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education).

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