BSc (Hons) in Environmental Bioscience

Course Points
300
Course Duration
4 Years
Course Level
Level 8
Course Places
20 Places
Course Start Date
September 2018

Course Summary

The aim of this four-year Honours Degree course is to produce graduates with knowledge, skills and competencies in the key areas of ecology, environmental biotechnology, environmental monitoring, analysis and risk assessment. Graduates of this course will be able to make a significant contribution to the resolution of environmental problems and the implementation of sustainable solutions.

The aim of this course is to produce graduates with knowledge, skills and competencies in the key areas of ecology, environmental biotechnology, environmental monitoring, analysis and risk assessment.

Graduates of this course will be able to make a significant contribution to the resolution of environmental problems and the implementation of sustainable solutions. It is particularly suitable for students who enjoy biology and have an interest in environmental matters.

Graduates from this course will have advanced skills and knowledge in environmental assessment and control, particularly in techniques and technologies which have an ecological or biotechnological basis.

Graduates will find careers in environmental monitoring and assessment (lab and field based), licensing and regulation

Graduates will be able to progress to Level 9 taught postgraduate courses and Level 9 and 10 research courses, either within DkIT or other HEIs.

Please find information on fees and funding here: www.dkit.ie/fees

Six Grades at O6 or H7 in Leaving Certificate

INCLUDING At least two H5 Grades

AND Mathematics Grade O6 or H7

AND English Grade O6 or H7

OR Irish Grade O6 or H7

PLUS Minimum Points Score of 300.

Northern Ireland Applicants:

Entrants from Northern Ireland must have at least two A Levels at grade C or higher and four other subjects at GCSE, AS or A Levels, to include Mathematics and English (or Irish).

Equivalences to the Leaving Certificate and GCEs are also accepted. For further information on entry from Northern Ireland, please consult here.

International Students:

International students must have a minimum level of English equivalent to IELTS 6.0 A Leaving Certificate or A-level science subject is not required but is recommended.

Mature Applicants: For more information, please click here.

 

Dr Arjan van Rossum (Head of Department of Applied Sciences)
Phone: +353 429370200 Ext 2620
Email: arjan.vanrossum@dkit.ie

Course ID DK881
Level 8
Duration 4 Years
Points 300
Places 20
School School of Health & Science
Department Applied Sciences
Awarding Body Dundalk Institute of Technology
Starting Date September 2018
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