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BSc Biology, Biochemistry or Biotechnology with a Language for Science 
MSci Chemistry with a Language for Science 

How to apply

Dates for your diary

LfS Introduction Session: Tuesday 4 October 2016 16.00-17.30, S303A/B, CLCC, Sherfield Level 3
Department of Life SciencesDepartment of Chemistry

With French, German or Spanish

These degree programmes are offered by the Department of Life Sciences and the Department of Chemistry. If you register on one of these combined degrees, the Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or Chemistry elements of the programme will be supplemented by the language for science courses. 

AIM

To produce first-degree graduates well equipped to pursue careers in their chosen subject and more broadly, in industry and the public sector (particularly in multinational companies and international institutions). This development will meet some of the changing needs of industry in an increasingly global workplace, where knowledge of another culture and its language is essential.

ECTS Credits

Constitutes 46 ECTS over the 4 years.

Entry

Points of entry for the language component: A/S or (preferably) A Level or equivalent.

Contact hours

During your time at Imperial you will receive four hours of face to face tuition in the target language and related topics per year. Regular one-to-one tutorials will also be arranged with the language coordinator. You will spend a year abroad where you will be able to apply skills acquired in your language and culture modules to complete a report on a subject of your choice related to your host country. 

Degrees with a Language for Science

BSc (Hons) in Life Sciences