Teaching and assessment

for Foundation Year in Life Sciences CertHE

Date of entry

September 2020


We use a variety of teaching methods, including:

  • lectures
  • lab practicals
  • workshops
  • tutorials
  • computer-based learning
  • media and video exercises
  • field excursions where appropriate


We use a combination of in-course and end-of-course assessments. These will take the form of:

  • practical reports (based on lab work)
  • computer-based exercises
  • data processing exercises
  • essays
  • exams

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Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

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