Science at CU Scarborough
Over the past 100 years the way we understand the world has changed through science. This is due to not only advancements in technology but also advancements in scientific knowledge. Science courses at CU Scarborough (CUS) are designed to equip students with a wide range of key skills and a knowledge base that is integral to a variety of differing disciplines within science.
Students who study with us should gain a good solid understanding of popular areas of science such as microbiology, genetics, cell biology, human physiology and biochemistry/chemistry, whilst developing integral practical skills associated with these areas.
The Biological and Chemical Science course at CU Scarborough have been tailored to suit the needs of students. The course brings together two important yet different scientific sectors, biology and chemistry, blurring the boundaries between the two topics. All of the Science courses at CUS have been designed to provide you with a range of skills and knowledge that is necessary in today’s multidisciplinary community environment.
All the qualifications gained at CU Scarborough are accredited and awarded by Coventry University.
At CU Scarborough we have several entry points for students who are interested in studying a Science based degree. For those students who are interested on a level 3 basis, we offer a Foundation Year in Health and Life Sciences. For students who are looking to progress on from this or are wanting to join at level 4 we offer a Higher National Certificate (HNC), Higher National Diploma (HND) and BSc (Hons) Degree in Biological and Chemical Sciences.
Completing a Science course at CU Scarborough will provide you with skills that are at the forefront of advances in medical research, as well as a range of transferable skills valued by many employers. A Science course would be worthwhile if you were interested in being a biomedical scientist, forensic scientist, healthcare scientist, microbiologist, toxicologist, etc.
Is CU Scarborough right for you?
At CU Scarborough we have purpose built, state-of-the-art facilities, for all of the Science courses starting in 2016. This means that students will receive a fantastic education for a highly competitive price.