Access to Marine Science

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LOCATION & START DATE
Falmouth Marine School - 12 September 2023
LEVEL
Level 3 Levels Explained
DURATION
1 Year
LEARNING AREA
Marine & Natural Environment Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Full-time

Access to Marine Science

Further Education Bursaries for Adults (19+)
At Cornwall College we want to remove as many barriers to learning as possible. If you are starting a full-time study programme with us we have a number of bursaries available to financially support you with your studies.

Find out more about funding options or Call us on 0330 123 2523

Access courses are designed as a stepping stone to enable motivated, enthusiastic people to progress on to Higher Education. There is a very high level of academic and personal support throughout the course. This can help if you need to combine study with part time employment and family commitments.

Please Note: This course is only available to applicants who are 19+

LOCATION & START DATE
Falmouth Marine School - 12 September 2023
LEVEL
Level 3 Levels Explained
DURATION
1 Year
LEARNING AREA
Marine & Natural Environment Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Full-time

What you will learn

Information Technology
Examination Technique and Seminar Skills
HE Study and Presentation Skills

Genetics
Cell Biology and Enzymes
The Organism and its Environment
Scientific and Contemporary Issues in Biology
Laboratory Skills in Chemistry
Science and Ethics
Ecology
Managing the Natural Environment
Extended Independent Project in Science

Entry requirements

You will need Level 2 qualifications in Mathematics and English Language, and preferably Science.

Assessment

Expect to be assessed via a range of methods including essays, reports, presentations and lab experimentation.

Progression

Students can progress onto an Honours Degree, Higher National Diploma or a Foundation Degree in a range of science based disciplines that can be loosely grouped under the physical sciences - Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

Falmouth Marine School

Falmouth Marine School

With a modern campus in the centre of Falmouth and boat workshops on the waterfront, studying at Falmouth Marine School is joyous. Few colleges in the country can boast the exceptional experience you will have, whether it’s studying to become the next marine scientist, marine engineer, boatbuilder, or watersports industry expert. There is a special, friendly and dynamic atmosphere on campus, which is backed up by a supportive and highly knowledgeable team. It’s no surprise that our alumni always recommend Falmouth Marine School to have your #careercollege experience.


Information Technology
Examination Technique and Seminar Skills
HE Study and Presentation Skills

Genetics
Cell Biology and Enzymes
The Organism and its Environment
Scientific and Contemporary Issues in Biology
Laboratory Skills in Chemistry
Science and Ethics
Ecology
Managing the Natural Environment
Extended Independent Project in Science

You will need Level 2 qualifications in Mathematics and English Language, and preferably Science.

Expect to be assessed via a range of methods including essays, reports, presentations and lab experimentation.

Students can progress onto an Honours Degree, Higher National Diploma or a Foundation Degree in a range of science based disciplines that can be loosely grouped under the physical sciences - Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

Falmouth Marine School

Falmouth Marine School

With a modern campus in the centre of Falmouth and boat workshops on the waterfront, studying at Falmouth Marine School is joyous. Few colleges in the country can boast the exceptional experience you will have, whether it’s studying to become the next marine scientist, marine engineer, boatbuilder, or watersports industry expert. There is a special, friendly and dynamic atmosphere on campus, which is backed up by a supportive and highly knowledgeable team. It’s no surprise that our alumni always recommend Falmouth Marine School to have your #careercollege experience.


Dates & Locations

  • Course type 16-19 Adult
  • Level - Level 3
  • Location - Falmouth Marine School
  • Start Date - 12 September 2023
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Course Code 10207-FMS-23

Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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