Biological and Environmental Science

Biological and Environmental Science

Biological and environmental science is part of the School of Environmental Sciences, which sits within the Faculty of Science and Engineering.

COURSES

Opportunities to gain practical experience abroad, plus our extensive range of module choices, let you build a degree course that’s perfect for you and your ambitions.

Foundation year Year abroad Industrial placement Integrated Masters

Undergraduate

  • BSc (Hons) Biology

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    You don't have to specialise. Keep it broad and multidisciplinary with our single honours programme.

  • BSc (Hons) Environmental Science

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    This programme will help you develop a deep understanding of the integrated and complex nature of environmental systems and our impact on the planet.

  • BSc (Hons) Human Biology

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    An in-depth, hands-on approach to the study of the biological systems of the human body.

  • BSc (Hons) Marine Biology

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    The North Sea + The Deep + leading academics = ideal place to study marine biology.

  • BSc (Hons) Zoology

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    Explore all aspects of animal life, from a sub-cellular level to entire ecosystems.

Postgraduate Taught


Postgraduate Research

WHY STUDY AT HULL?

Choosing Hull opens up a world of opportunity. You’ll get the chance to experience horizon-expanding field trips to far-flung parts of the globe. And closer to home, our botanical gardens offer a stunning location for teaching and field work exercises.

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Choose our Dive Training module and become a PADI-certified Advanced Open Water Diver as part of your degree*. *An extra fee may be payable.

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Exciting field work opportunities in the UK or further afield in destinations like Brazil, Malaysia or Mallorca.

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Botanical gardens and a brand new environmental classroom for teaching and field work exercises.

CAREERS

Our graduates enjoy outstanding employment prospects. Popular career destinations include biologist, conservationist, fisheries officer, environmental consultant, polar biologist, researcher, zoologist and pharmacologist.

96% of graduates in work or further study within six months (HESA 2017)

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Our research

We are at the forefront of biological and environmental research. From tackling climate change to pioneering the use of environmental DNA, our researchers are helping to protect and enhance the world we live in.

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