Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Common Science
If you are unsure about which science discipline you wish to study, you may apply for the BSc and BSc (Honours) undenominated programme. Year 1 involves the study of a range of science subjects, including Chemistry, Biology, Maths, Physics and Learning & Innovation Skills.
At the end of year one, you have a choice of the following programmes (subject to availability of places):
Physics and Instrumentation
Chemical and Pharmaceutical Science
Applied Biology and Biopharmaceutical Science
Applied Freshwater and Marine Biology
Forensic Science and Analysis
Note: There is no need to have studied any particular Science subject at Leaving Certificate level,
as the fundamentals of all science subjects are delivered in Year 1.
Galway City, Dublin Road
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Why Study this course?
At the end of year one, you have a choice of a number of science programmes
Options include: Physics and Instrumentation, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Science, Applied Biology and Biopharmaceutical Science, Applied Freshwater and Marine Biology, Forensic Science and Analysis
Year one involves the study of a range of science subjects