|PgDip Sustainable Maritime Operations||BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences|
|Award||Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip||Bachelor of Science - BSc (Hons)|
|Duration||1 year||3 years|
|Course type||Part-time Distance learning||Full-time|
|Placement||-||(+ optional placement)|
|Location||Marine Learning Alliance||Plymouth|
|Provider||Marine Learning Alliance Ltd||School of Biological and Marine Sciences|
All applications are considered on individual merit in relation to the aims and outcomes of the programme.
The criteria below set out normal minimum qualifications required for entry to the PgDip Sustainable Maritime Operations course.
The standard entry requirements will be one of:
View course entry requirements on the Marine Learning Alliance website.
English language requirements
If you have not obtained or do not have the appropriate entry qualifications in the English language, you may be required to produce evidence of English language ability. This will normally be the equivalent of:
To include grade B in
A level Biology and a C in a
second science (Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, Environmental Science or Environmental Studies).
For candidates that do not have a second science subject at A level, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
18 Unit BTEC National
Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma in Applied Science: 128-144 points (DDM-DDD)
- note that this is subject to the exact modules you have studied - please contact email@example.com, stating explicitly the full list of modules
within your qualification.
International Baccalaureate 30 diploma points overall, to include 5 diploma points in Biology (Higher Level) plus 5 diploma points in second science at Higher Level. English and Mathematics must be included.
Science-based Access To Higher Education diplomas, 33 credits in science-based units at merit including a minimum of 12 credits in biology units.
We would usually expect GCSE English and Mathematics at grade C / 4, or equivalent.
Please note that we do interview some applicants for this programme, at the Admissions Tutor's discretion.
For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer
to our tariff
For candidates that do not have traditional qualifications, our BSc (Hons) Biology with Foundation Year programme provides a route onto this degree.