BSc (Hons) Zoology with Foundation Year
Why choose this course?
Put your zoology career on a firm footing with this distinctive course. The foundation year route is designed to open new doors for people with the ambition and ability to gain this respected BSc (Hons) qualification.
- Complete your honours degree in four years by starting your journey with a foundation year
- Realise your ambitions: the foundation year is ideal for students planning a change of career, seeking to study a completely new subject, or without the formal qualifications to join our honours degree directly
- Develop strong intellectual, technical and personal skills to build an impressive CV and meet the needs of employers
- Undertake practical fieldwork in the UK or even abroad: in the past our students have honed their skills on projects in Majorca and the Maldives
- Draw on our thriving partnerships with the likes of Sea Life, Twycross Zoo, Derby Museums and Derbyshire Wildlife Trust
- Enjoy real-world learning through opportunities for paid placements and internships with relevant employers and the University itself
- Learn from an enthusiastic and supportive teaching team which was rated ‘excellent’ by quality inspectors
- Be inspired by the world-renowned scientific research currently underway at Derby
You can also study Zoology as a Joint Honours subject.Show All