Applicants should normally have:
• 48 UCAS Tariff Points (normally to include Biology), e.g. 2Es or 1C at A Level, an AVCE Double Award at EE or BTEC / City and Guilds National Technical Diploma.
• Additionally, candidates will normally be expected to present passes at Grade C (4) or above in at least three other subjects (Double or Triple Science) at GCSE level or equivalent and passes at Grade C (4) and above in English and Mathematics will be normally expected.
• Learning through experience demonstrated in portfolios or records of achievement and / or by specific learning tasks set at interview and confirmed by employer reference(s).
• A combination of academic and experiential learning to be considered on its individual merits.
Applicants whose first language is not English must offer evidence of qualifications in written and spoken English. Acceptable qualifications are TOEFL 550, IELTS 6.0 or direct equivalents.
Applicants who do not have sufficient experience or formal qualifications may be eligible to attend the Foundation Year of their chosen Foundation Degree provided they meet the minimum entry requirements.