Science

Overview

A Science qualification can open the door to a career in one of the many areas of biology, physics or chemistry.

Tutors are specialists in a wide variety of scientific areas including biomedical science, biological science, analytical chemistry, forensics and pharmaceuticals.

We have excellent links with local organisations to incorporate real-life situations into your studies. Students spend their time studying in laboratories, including specialist facilities at Discovery Park, a hub for scientific companies.

Careers
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Microbiologist
  • Pharmacologist
  • Analytical Chemist
  • Research Scientist
Science specialists

Tutors are specialists in a wide variety of scientific areas including biomedical science, biological science, analytical chemistry, forensics and pharmaceuticals.


Career Prospects

Biological scientists and biochemists

Annual pay
£23,920
Workforce change
8%
Hours/week
39
Replacement
24%

The workforce is projected to expand by 8% over the period to 2024, adding 7,986 jobs. In the same period, 24% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 25,262 job openings.

Role description

Biological scientists and biochemists examine and investigate the morphology, structure, chemistry and physical characteristics of living organisms, including their inter-relationships, environments and diseases.

Common tasks


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