Biological Sciences - University of Portsmouth
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Biological Sciences

Laboratory and fieldwork are integral features across all our biological science courses

Undergraduate Courses
Postgraduate Courses
Flexible and professional
Postgraduate Research

Undergraduate courses

Applied Science

BSc (Hons)

Demonstrate and expand your scientific knowledge in the workplace with this Learning at Work Bachelor's degree programme.

Study mode: distance learning

Biochemistry

BSc (Hons)

Develop your understanding of biochemistry and have the opportunity to do a week-long intensive practical in genetic engineering taught by expert staff.

Study mode: full time

Biochemistry

MBiol

This course provides an understanding of the molecules of life and their interactions, with the exciting opportunity to do a week-long intensive practical in genetic engineering taught by expert staff.

Study mode: full time

Biology

MBiol

Explore the diversity and richness of the living world – from the molecular scale to whole ecosystems – and conduct an extended research project at postgraduate level.

Study mode: full time

Biology

BSc (Hons)

Our BSc Biology course provides the knowledge and skills to support your passion for the living planet and build a career in this vital field.

Study mode: full time

Marine Biology

BSc (Hons)

Develop the knowledge, skills and experience needed to play an active and positive role in the future of marine study and conservation.

Study mode: full time

Marine Biology

MBiol

Study our Bachelor's course in Marine Biology with an additional postgraduate year where you will do an extended research project.

Study mode: full time


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Postgraduate courses

Applied Aquatic Biology

MSc

Draw on the University's broad industrial links and extensive research activities to expand your own research interests of aquatic ecosystems and the marine environment.

Study mode: full time

Applied Science

MSc

Extend your knowledge and understanding of the sciences while you work with this Learning at Work Master's degree programme.

Study mode: distance learning

Biotechnology

MSc

This Master's course in biotechnology equips you with advanced theoretical and practical knowledge, opening doors to a wide variety of career opportunities.

Study mode: full time | part time


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Postgraduate Research

Biological Sciences

PhD and MPhil opportunities

Research areas include: molecular biophysics, biodiversity and evolution, epigenetics and developmental biology, ecotoxicology and environmental monitoring, marine resource management...

Science

MRes

This course provides a valuable research grounding for a wide range of science career opportunities, including preparation for MPhil or PhD study....


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