Stow College

      Applied Science/Biomedical Science: HNC

      Stow College
      In Glasgow

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      Typology HNC
      Location Glasgow (Scotland)
      Duration 2 Years
      • HNC
      • Glasgow (Scotland)
      • Duration:
        2 Years
      Description

      These courses provide a broad understanding of Biology and Chemistry together with a large element of Laboratory training. The courses are most suitable for students in employment in a laboratory (or others unable to attend on a full time basis) who possess an NQ Science or equivalent qualifcation and wish to progress to HNC/HND level.

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      Government funding available

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      Where and when
      Starts Location
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      Glasgow
      43 Shamrock Street, G4 9LD, Glasgow, Scotland
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      Starts On request
      Location
      Glasgow
      43 Shamrock Street, G4 9LD, Glasgow, Scotland
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      · Requirements

      At least 1 Higher (grade D or above) in an appropriate Science subject (eg Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Science or Maths) plus 2 Standard Grades or 2 Intermediate 2 awards in Science subjects OR appropriate range of SQA NC modules or NQ units. Entry by informal interview.

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      Course programme



      Applied Science/Biomedical Science: HNC

      Course Description
      These courses provide a broad understanding of Biology and Chemistry together with a large element of Laboratory training. The courses are most suitable for students in employment in a laboratory (or others unable to attend on a full time basis) who possess an NQ Science or equivalent qualifcation and wish to progress to HNC/HND level.

      Preferred Entry Requirements
      At least 1 Higher (grade D or above) in an appropriate Science subject (eg Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Science or Maths) plus 2 Standard Grades or 2 Intermediate 2 awards in Science subjects OR appropriate range of SQA NC modules or NQ units. Entry by informal interview.

      Course Duration
      Course Duration: 2 academic years
      Start Date: Aug-09
      End Date: Jun-11
      Hours per week: 6.5 hours (1 day per week)

      Course Content
      Animal, Plant and Human Biology Chemistry Laboratory Skills (Biology, Chemistry, Physics) Mathematics Computer Applications Communication Physics and Additional Chemistry.

      Progression
      Career Progression to senior technican posts. First year BSc at most Scottish Universities.

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