School of Sciences UG Awards

By studying with us, your degree will give you a head-start in securing a rewarding career and will play a key role in your future..

The study of biological sciences can unlock mysteries about ourselves and the other living organisms that share our planet. We can show you how to provide real answers to the needs of the environment, our communities and ourselves.

Our graduates have taken up employment in the food and water industries as managers, technicians or research staff. Graduates from Animal Behaviour and Wildlife Conservation enter into employment with organisations in both the public and voluntary sectors, such as Natural England, The Wildlife Trust and the RSPB.

Not certain about your choice of study? Find out why biological sciences could be the perfect choice for you.

Chemistry at Wolverhampton, you will be given freedom to observe and search the chemical world for inspiration and answers to some of life's most fundamental questions.Whether your interest lies in organic or analytical chemistry you'll find plenty to keep your mind occupied as your expertise and confidence in this specialist subject grows

Forensic science is one of the most interesting, challenging and intriguing subject areas available. TV dramas like CSI have undoubtedly added a touch of glamour to the image of forensic science in solving crime and murders, but don't think that potential careers start and end with police work. There are opportunities to investigate across many job sectors

Accreditation

Our Biology Courses (Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Genetics) have Recognition from the Royal Society of Biology. Recognition is only awarded to courses with significant biology content and automatically qualifies graduates for Associate Membership (AMSB) of the Society.

Forensic Science:

BSc Forensic Science at Wolverhampton is one of the first three University courses to be endorsed by Forensic Skillsmark.

Skillsmark is the recognised quality mark for learning and development programmes in the Justice and Community Safety sector. It is only awarded to learning programmes which have undergone the rigorous Skillsmark endorsement process.

Skillsmark endorsed programmes provide learners with the skills and knowledge they need for employment, skills that employers also want their staff to have. It also ensures that programmes are up to date and fit for purpose and have been designed specifically with employers’ needs in mind

Wolverhampton is the first University in the West Midlands to receive full accreditation by the Forensic Science Society (FSSoc) for BSc Forensic Science.

It meets all three of the FSSoc component standards which provide a quality endorsement of the course.

Find out why you should study forensic Science.

Links with Industry

We have strong links with local employers, arranging regular visits for our students to workplaces in order to learn more about current work practice. We encourage students to take advantage of work experience modules and these can be extended to form a year-long sandwich placement where you will gain valuable experience and establish useful employment contacts.

Find out how our links with industry can benefit your studies.


 

Our Undergraduate Courses

Biology

BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour and Wildlife Conservation

MSci in Animal Behaviour and Wildlife Conservation

HND Animal Behaviour and Wildlife Conservation
BSc (Hons) Biochemistry
BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences
BSc (Hons) Biotechnology
BSc (Hons) Genetics and Molecular Biology
BSc (Hons) Microbiology
MSci Molecular Bioscience
HND Applied Biology

Chemistry

HND Chemistry
BSc (Hons) Chemistry
BSc (Hons) Chemistry with Secondary Education (QTS)
BSc (Hons) Chemistry with Pharmaceutical Science
BSc (Hons) Chemistry with Chemical Engineering
Master of Chemistry (MChem) - 4 Year Integrated Degree

Forensic Science

BSc (Hons) Forensic Science
BSc (Hons) Forensic Science and Criminology
MSci Forensic Science
HND: Forensic Science
Physics
BSc (Hons) Physics
 

 

The understanding of how the human body functions normally and when diseased is central to the understanding of human health. The courses offered by the department of Biomedical Science and Physiology will provide you with the essential knowledge and skills  to support a career choice within this field.

 

HND Biomedical Science
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science
Fd (Science) Healthcare Science (Biomedical Science)
BSc (Hons) Human Biology
BSc (Hons) Medical Physiology and Diagnostics
BMed Sci (Hons) Medical Science
BSc (Hons) Healthcare Science (Physiological Sciences)