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UCAS CODE: D300

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Overview**Our Animal Biology degree has a strong practical emphasis, designed to prepare you for an exciting career in animal biology. This applied approach also gives you the opportunity to develop a range of skills and expertise to boost your graduate employability.From evolution to animal behaviour, our course explores the fascinating fields of the animal kingdom and natural world. You'll learn about the fundamentals of animal biology, from the functioning of a single cell right up to the processes that control reproduction and survival in complex organisms. In your final year, you will take part in an independent project which is not offered by all UK Biology courses to showcase your development and set you apart from other graduates. Our modules also reflect some of the major challenges facing society today, including the environment, global agriculture and international economic dynamics.**Key features**- Explore the wonders of the animal kingdom: from single cells up to the processes that control reproduction and survival in the most complex organisms.- Shape a degree to suit you - build a firm foundation in core principles, whilst selecting from a wide range of optional modules.These include animal behaviour, genomics and animal senses.- Follow your interests and career aspirations by choosing your Research Project. Past studies have looked at DNA extractions from faeces of the Western Lowland Gorilla, the effect of raptors on roosting behaviour of waders, and the distribution and abundance of snakes in degraded forests in Madagascar.- This degree is Accredited by the Royal Society of Biology.**Learn more about the course at our Open Days**Visiting us is the best way to get a feel for student life at the University of Worcester. You'll find out more about the course at our subject specific talks, and have the opportunity speak to staff, students and recent graduates about what it’s really like to study at Worcester.Book your place at www.worcester.ac.uk/open-days

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 13,100per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

UCAS Points : 96 - 104

To include A level Biology or equivalent science qualification required.

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University information

University of Worcester

  • University League Table

    104th

  • Campus address

    University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR2 6AJ, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    88th out of 103

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    108 48%

    83rd

    5
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    60 60%

    87th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.30 86%

    8th

    1

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