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Science Undergraduate Foundation Pathway - (3 Semesters)

The College, Swansea University

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  • Qualification

    Access to Higher Education

  • Location

    The College, Swansea University

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    NOV-21, JUN-22

  • Duration

    18 months

Course summary

Pathway Overview

Science at Swansea University incorporates a range of subjects, from biology through to zoology. All these subjects bring together a range of research centres and provide an understanding of the world we live in. Swansea University is renowned for its research excellence in aquaculture, climate change, geo-informatics, geography, glaciology and zoology.

Key Features

  • Smaller class sizes allowing for a more personalised experience
  • An affordable city, among the top 10 most affordable university towns in the UK in 2019, allowing for low cost of living
  • A truly diverse community providing opportunities to meet people from all four corners of the map
  • An outstanding support network ready to help you with any issue you may encounter, be they academic, financial or personal
  • Flexible starting times and course durations allowing for a tailored experience to suit your desires and needs
  • Full access to Swansea University. Students of The College are Swansea University students from day one. You will have full access to all Swansea University support systems such as the Library, student’s union and @campuslife services.
  • A stunning location only mere minutes away from the beach and a short drive from stunning areas of wilderness.
  • Swansea repeatedly ranks among the most affordable University towns making it an ideal base for students.
  • And much much more!

Modules

Students of Science are required to undertake EIGHT of the below modules. The required modules will vary depending on your chosen degree pathway.

  • Analytical Techniques 1
  • Biology 1
  • Biology 2
  • Composition and Style
  • Critical Thinking
  • IT Support
  • Environmental Awareness
  • Globalisation
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication
  • Mass Communication
  • Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Statistics

Progression

Successful completion of this pathway will lead to the award of one of the following from Swansea University:

  • Biology, BSc (Hons)
  • Environmental Geoscience, BSc (Hons)
  • Geography, BSc (Hons)
  • Geography and Geographical Information Science, BSc (Hons)
  • Human Geography, BA (Hons)
  • Marine Biology, BSc (Hons)
  • Physical Geography, BSc (Hons)
  • Zoology, BSc (Hons)

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University information

The College, Swansea University

  • Campus address

    The College, Swansea University, Bay Campus Fabian Way, Crymlyn Burrows, Swansea, SA1 8EN, Wales

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