With state-of-the-art Learning Resource Centres, impressive pharmaceutical laboratories and specialist facilities (including a Clinical Simulation Centre, a Dance Psychology Lab), our £15 million Sports Village, the University of Hertfordshire is an outstanding place to study, live and work. Our £50 million new science building brings all our state-of-the-art facilities, including labs and research technology, together under one roof.
We have strong links with industry and educational institutions across the globe, providing you with excellent opportunities to travel and gain valuable work experience with some of the biggest players in the industry. Our close links with these employers mean that our courses provide you with the most up to date knowledge and skills that employers look for in graduates.
Stage 2, 3 & 4:
Life & Medical Sciences
BSc (Hons) Biochemistry
BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science
BSc (Hons) Environmental Management and Ecology
BSc (Hons) Environmental Management with Agriculture
BSc (Hons) Geography
BSc (Hons) Human Geography
BSc (Hons) Human Geography with Environmental Studies
BSc (Hons) Molecular Biology
BSc (Hons) Nutrition
BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Science
BSc (Hons) Pharmacology
BSc (Hons) Physical Geography
BSc (Hons) Psychology
BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science
BSc (Hons) Sports Studies
Two semesters: £12,500
Stage 1: University Foundation
- Interactive Learning Skills and Communication (ILSC)
- Principles of Computing
- Chemistry A
- Mathematics 1
- Biology A
- Biology B
- Chemistry B
- Mathematics 2
Progression rule to Stage 2
Minimum 50% pass mark in all modules except ILSC which is 50% with minimum 85% attendance required across all modules.
Stage 2: First Year Degree in Life and Medical Sciences
HIC provides subject specialist skill progression classes during an integrated first-year degree.
Students need to pass all modules to progress. All students study a collection of modules, totalling 120 credits.
Progression rule to Stage 3
Minimum 40% pass mark all modules with a minimum 85% attendance required.
Employment & career options
Previous graduates have gone to work in a variety of roles such as Agronomist, Anatomist, Animal Scientist, Biochemist, Biomedical Engineering. Some employers of our life science graduates have been Johnson Matthey, BUPA, NHS, Ministry Of Defence, RAF.