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Biology and Life Sciences

PGDip Biology and Life Sciences courses

67 degrees at 30 universities in the UK.

Biodiversity Conservation PGDip

Biodiversity Conservation PGDip

This course combines research and academic skills with field surveying skills, ready for practical application within the ecological consultancy industry. It’s designed to meet a rising need for highly...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • Conservation priorities
  • Protected Species Surveying
  • Species Recovery: Theories, Methods and Techniques
  • Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
  • Environmental Assessment and Consultancy
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Psychology and Neuroscience of Mental Health PGDip

Psychology and Neuroscience of Mental Health PGDip

This course will benefit those wishing to become a graduate research worker, and will optimise opportunities for PhD training. It will also provide a stepping stone towards professional training as a...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Online degree

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Parasitology and Pathogen Biology PgDip

Parasitology and Pathogen Biology PgDip

The PgDip programme in Parasitology and Pathogen Biology is designed for students seeking training in parasite-borne infectious diseases that severely undermine: human health in the developing world and...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5,500 per year (UK/EU)

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Clinical Physiology (Neurophysiology) PGDip

Clinical Physiology (Neurophysiology) PGDip

Neurophysiologists diagnose and monitor disorders of the brain and nervous system, from epilepsy, strokes, multiple sclerosis, dementia and Parkinsons disease right down to problems with the tiniest nerves. ...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £6,000 per year (UK/EU)

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Analytical Bioscience PGDip

Analytical Bioscience PGDip

This Postgraduate Diploma in Analytical Bioscience provides advanced training for work and research in the molecular biosciences, biomedical and pharmaceutical sectors. You can gain extensive hands-on...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5,300 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £2,650 per year (UK/EU)

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Immunology and Inflammatory Disease PGDip

Immunology and Inflammatory Disease PGDip

The contribution of Inflammation and Immune dysfunction to a wide range of diseases, from Arthritis to Cancer to Obesity is becoming increasingly clear. You will receive training in the disciplines of...Read more
(4.3)
  • 8 months Full time degree: £4,833 per year (UK/EU)

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Biomedical and Healthcare Ethics PGDip

Biomedical and Healthcare Ethics PGDip

This degree allows to develop an in-depth understanding of professional ethics, and what they mean for practitioners in the biomedical and healthcare sectors. Student will learn about ethical issues in...Read more
(4.2)
  • 18 months Part time degree: £4,500 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £4,500 per year (UK/EU)

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Biomedical Science PgDip

Biomedical Science PgDip

This programme will help you deepen your theoretical knowledge, hone your clinical skills and broaden your professional experience. We give you a suite of award pathways that allow you to explore different...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,250 per year (UK/EU)

Molecular Parasitology and Vector Biology PgDip

Molecular Parasitology and Vector Biology PgDip

This course is for those graduates who wish to enter research, teaching, scientific laboratory management and careers in parasitology and vector biology including diagnostic centres and overseas fields centres. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 8 months Full time degree: £5,334 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 16 months Part time degree: £5,334 overall cost (UK/EU)

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Sustainable Engineering (Architecture and Ecology) PGDip

Sustainable Engineering (Architecture and Ecology) PGDip

This course will provide with a critical understanding of the relationship between architecture and ecology. Student will look at both from a theoretical perspective. This will be done by instructional...Read more
(3.8)
  • 9 months Full time degree: £10,100 overall cost (UK/EU)

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Ageing Studies PGDiploma

Ageing Studies PGDiploma

The programme in Ageing Studies was developed in response to meeting the emerging needs amongst health care professionals to build skills, knowledge and expertise within gerontology which would enable...Read more
(3.9)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £3,000 per year (UK/EU)

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Medical Toxicology PGDip

Medical Toxicology PGDip

This Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Toxicology is a one year full-time distance learning course for medical personnel. It is particularly designed for clinical pharmacologists in training, specialist...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Distance without attendance degree

Clinical Microbiology PGDip

Clinical Microbiology PGDip

This course is designed as a complete curriculum in clinical microbiology for new entrants into these fields and as an update and extension for those already in it. They provide clinicians and scientists...Read more
(3.8)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,850 per year (UK/EU)

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Biology: Secondary with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) PGDE

Biology: Secondary with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) PGDE

The programmes are designed to develop teachers who are reflective practitioners and are able to apply a deep understanding of the curriculum, learners and learning to impact on the development and achievement...Read more
(4.3)
  • 10 months Full time degree

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Animal Breeding and Genetics PGDip

Animal Breeding and Genetics PGDip

The revolution in genetic mapping technology and the advent of whole genome sequences have turned quantitative genetics into one of the fastest growing areas of biology. Each year the syllabus is fine-tuned...Read more
(4.4)
  • 9 months Full time degree: £13,800 per year (UK/EU)

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Ecology Graduate Diploma

Ecology Graduate Diploma

This Graduate Diploma in Ecology consists of a range of Honours level units covering topics in Ecology, Evolutionary Biology and Conservation Biology. The course gives you the chance to build on your...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,300 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3,650 per year (UK/EU)

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Biochemical Engineering PGDip

Biochemical Engineering PGDip

Engineering organisms and processes to generate the products of the future. Many everyday products are generated using biological processes. Foods such as bread, yoghurt and beer rely upon microscopic...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5,940 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,970 per year (UK/EU)

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Equine Science PGDip

Equine Science PGDip

This programme provides you with the opportunity to develop and further explore a range of applied subjects within the field of equestrian science, building on your prior learning and experience within the industry. ...Read more
(5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4,000 per year (UK/EU)

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Environmental Toxicology and Pollution Monitoring PGDip

Environmental Toxicology and Pollution Monitoring PGDip

This course provides advanced training in environmental toxicology, monitoring techniques and global environmental legislation. This course is ideal if you are already working in the environmental field...Read more
(3.3)
  • 2 years Online degree: £3,530 overall cost (UK/EU)

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Applied Neuroscience PGDip

Applied Neuroscience PGDip

Neuroscience is an exciting and emerging discipline which seeks to understand the most complex organ in the body - the nervous system. Neuroscience is a modern, multidisciplinary subject. ...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Online degree

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