|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 A level Biology and a second relevant subject (Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, Environmental Science or Environmental Studies, Applied Science, Marine Science, Science in Society, Use of Maths) at grade C.
For candidates that do not have a second science subject at A level, please contact: email@example.com.
BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma/RQF National Extended Diploma in Applied Science: 128-144 points (DDM-DDD) - note that this is subject to the exact modules you have studied - please contact firstname.lastname@example.org, 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.
Access To Higher Education Science-based 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.
For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.
For candidates that do not have traditional qualifications, our BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences with Foundation Year programme provides a route onto this degree.
Please note that we do interview some applicants for this programme, at the Admissions Tutor's discretion.