BSc (Hons) Biology with Foundation Year

University of Derby Number 1 University in the East Midlands for graduate employment

Why choose this course?

96% of Derby graduates were in work or further study within six months of completing a full-time degree. (HESA, 2016)

Get ahead in your career as a professional biologist – with a course centred on high-quality teaching, first-rate facilities, cutting-edge research and exciting real-world learning opportunities

  • If you have the ability to study for a degree, but don’t have the necessary formal qualifications to enter directly on to the honours degree programme, you can choose to start at foundation year stage
  • Explore both traditional subjects and cutting-edge research for a broad-based degree
  • Learn from a teaching team recognised nationally and internationally for academic quality, ground-breaking research and excellent student support
  • Get ‘career-ready’ through exciting work experience and internship opportunities – thanks to our strong employer links
  • Develop your practical skills in our impressive laboratories and through regular fieldwork

You can also study Biology as a Joint Honours subject.

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