What's covered?

Core Units: Cell Biology, Biochemistry of Macromolecules and Metabolic Pathways, Physiology of Cellular Systems in Animals, Laboratory Techniques for Applied Biology, Analysis of Scientific Data and Information

Specialist Units: Molecular Biology and Genetics, Human Health and Nutrition and Chemistry for Applied Biologists

What do you need?

You must have academic qualifications equivalent to level 3 or above. Candidates who have industrial experience in the area will also be considered

How you are assessed

You will be assessed by our tutors at various stages through the course. The range of methods include portfolio building, professional discussion and direct observation, as well as classroom teaching, assignments and tests. You will have regular review meetings with your tutors to support the achievement of the qualification

How Long?

2 years

What course next?

Employment or a further Higher Education qualification

What could this lead to?

Further employment opportunities in current role or alternative job role. Employment opportunities in an industrial science environment

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