What will I learn?

This programme is the first year of a four year undergraduate course. Your first year is taught at University of Greenwich International College. Once you successfully complete this year, you will continue studying the remaining stages of your degree directly with University of Greenwich.

This course will give you an excellent grounding in the practical and technical skills required to support your continuation onto your chosen science degree. International Year Zero (IYZ) Science will introduced you to laboratory practice and procedures with an emphasis on the need to work with regard to the safety of yourself and others. This course is subject to professional body approval.

Modules you will study:

  • Data Analysis
  • Pure Mathematics
  • Chemistry 1
  • Chemistry 2
  • Cell Biology
  • Anatomy and Physiology

Core modules:

  • English for Academic Purposes
  • Digital Literacy
  • Project Study

Continuation Degrees:

  • BSc (Hons) Biology
  • BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science
  • BSc (Hons) Chemistry
  • BSc (Hons) Forensic Science
  • BSc (Hons) Forensic Science with Criminology
  • BSc (Hons) Human Nutrition
  • BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • BSc (Hons) Sports Science
  • BSc (Hons) Sports Science with Coaching
  • BSc (Hons) Sports Science with Professional Football Coaching

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
Information not available

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Start date

September 2020


University of Greenwich International College

Devonport House,

66-68 King William Walk,


SE10 8NB, England

Entry requirements

For international students

Students need GCSE’s with 5 passes at Grade A* to C. Students need to have IELTS 5.5 (with no less than 5.5 in each component)

About this uni

Studying at University of Greenwich International College is a fantastic start to a degree at University of Greenwich.

  • Based on the main University of Greenwich campus in London
  • Progression to range of degrees of University of Greenwich
  • Students enjoy full university student status from day one
  • Offers pre-sessional English courses