University Of Cumbria Undergraduate Courses

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University Of Cumbria Undergraduate Courses

University Of Cumbria Undergraduate Courses

An undergraduate degree from the University of Cumbria is more than just a qualification. Our courses will provide you with a fulfilling university experience and opportunities that will help you grow academically and personally. Many of our undergraduate programmes offer experiential learning modules and opportunities for work placements.

BA (Hons)

Acting

This is a highly practical programme taught by a team of academic specialists, with actors and directors from the industry on a dedicated arts campus in Carlisle.

BSc (Hons)

Animal Conservation Science

The course aims to provide a thorough grounding in the core disciplines of conservation biology, addressing conservation from the animal towards the landscape scale.

BSc (Hons)

Animal Conservation Science (with integrated foundation year)

Animal Conservation Science (with integrated foundation year) aims to provide a thorough grounding in the core disciplines of conservation biology addressing conservation from the animal towards the landscape scale.

BSc (Hons)

Animal Conservation Science (with sandwich placement)

The course aims to provide a thorough grounding in the core disciplines of conservation biology addressing conservation from the animal towards the landscape scale.

FDSc

Applied Chemistry

The course aims to develop knowledge and skills in Applied Chemistry. Theoretical principles are underpinned by a practical element to the course, giving you the opportunity to gain confidence in a range of chemistry techniques.

BSc (Hons)

Applied Psychology

This programme is accredited by the British Psychological Society and is the first step on your journey to becoming a Chartered Psychologist.

Certificate HE

Biology

Biology is in essence the study of life and as such encompasses many academic fields that may be regarded as individual disciplines. For example microbiology, immunology, biochemistry and molecular biology.

BSc (Hons)

Biology (with integrated foundation year)

Biology is in essence the study of life and as such encompasses many academic fields that may be regarded as individual disciplines. For example microbiology, immunology, biochemistry and molecular biology.

BSc (Hons)

Biology (with pathways)

Specialise in the field of biology that best interests you and work towards success in your future as a top quality biologist.

BSc (Hons)

Biomedical Sciences

If you are fascinated by the science that underpins clinical practice and the diagnosis and treatment of disease, then our Biomedical Science degree will ultimately prepare you for a career in this field.

BA (Hons)

Business Management

Business Management covers a broad range of topics, including marketing, business research and practice and contemporary business management, providing you with a strong foundation in theory upon which you can build your business skills.

BA (Hons)

Business Management with Human Resources Management

Business Management covers a broad range of topics, including marketing, business research and practice and contemporary business management, providing you with a strong foundation in theory upon which you can build your business skills.

BA (Hons)

Business Management with Marketing

Business Management covers a broad range of topics, including marketing, business research and practice and contemporary business management, providing you with a strong foundation in theory upon which you can build your business skills.

BA (Hons)

Business, Accounting and Finance

This course prepares you for the challenges of working in the business world and start any career with confidence. You will develop a robust understanding of applied financial theories and concepts.

BSc (Hons)

Computing and IT – Top Up (Full-time)

This programme builds upon your existing IT and practical computing skills and theoretical understanding. You will explore real-world solutions to contemporary business issues.

BSc (Hons)

Conservation Biology

Study conservation planning, policy and practice with a team who are actively involved in biodiversity conservation in a landscape where conservation happens on our doorstep.

BSc (Hons)

Conservation Biology (with integrated foundation year)

Study conservation planning, policy and practice with a team who are actively involved in biodiversity conservation.

BSc (Hons)

Conservation Biology (with sandwich placement)

Study conservation planning, policy and practice with a team who are actively involved in biodiversity conservation in a landscape where conservation happens on our doorstep.

Dip HE

Creative Writing

With DipHE Creative Writing, you’ll develop a firm foundation in the craft of writing fiction, creative non-fiction, script and poetry with the option to write in your favourite genre. In addition you will develop skills in digital and new media preparing you for the expanding job market in this area.

BA (Hons)

Creative Writing*

BA (Hons) Creative Writing is a unique programme which helps you build a firm foundation in the craft of writing fiction, creative non-fiction, script and poetry with the option to write in your favourite genre whether that’s sci-fi, fantasy or crime. In addition you will develop skills in digital and new media preparing you for the expanding job market in this area.

BSc (Hons)

Criminology

The programme is intended for students seeking a career in the wider criminal justice sector and related areas.

BSc (Hons)

Criminology with Applied Psychology

The programme is intended for students seeking a career in the wider criminal justice sector and related areas.

BSc (Hons)

Criminology with Criminal Justice

This is an extremely varied, interdisciplinary programme, constantly growing, evolving and developing to deal with new forms of crime and the challenges they present to the criminal justice system and law enforcement agencies.

BSc (Hons)

Criminology with Forensic Investigation

The programme is intended for students seeking a career in the wider criminal justice sector and related areas.

BSc (Hons)

Criminology with Law

This is an exciting and challenging programme designed for those who may be considering working in fields relating to crime, criminal justice and criminal law.

BSc (Hons)

Criminology with Policing and Investigation

This programme provides a strong academic base for students seeking to meet the increasing demand for graduates within statutory criminal justice agencies such as the police, HM Revenue and Customs and the Serious Organised Crime Agency.

BSc (Hons)

Criminology with Social Science

Drawing on theory and research from sociology, psychology, philosophy, cultural studies and social policy, this programme will give you the opportunity to explore new perspectives on criminology and the criminal justice system.

BA (Hons)

Dance

The programme is highly practical and structured around regular dance and physical theatre performances and productions.

BA (Hons)

Dance and Musical Theatre

This course is a practice-based investigation into dance and musical theatre practices, theatre facilitation and performance skills. You’ll develop your practical skills through taking part in productions and participating in workshops led by professional practitioners.

BSc (Hons)

Diagnostic Radiography

We have made a £2 million investment in new digital imaging equipment to make sure your study and learning is cutting edge. Our contemporary curriculum is taught in a friendly, informal yet professional atmosphere.

BA (Hons)

Drama and Musical Theatre

Get a head start on your career in theatre through our exciting and highly practical course! You’ll explore the world of contemporary theatre and learn valuable performance skills as an actor. Through showings, performances and productions, you’ll develop a wide range of practical skills that will help you be noticed by employers, both in the theatre and beyond.

BA (Hons)

Early Years Education and Development

Early Years Education and Development will help you gain an in-depth, practical understanding of how young children (from birth to 5 years old) develop and learn. This will help build your own academic subject knowledge which can be applied to an education environment.

Dip HE

Early Years Education and Development

We will help you gain an in-depth, practical understanding of how young children (from birth to 5 years old) develop and learn. This will help build your own academic subject knowledge which can be applied to an education environment.

BA (Hons)

Education Studies

If you’re passionate about working with children and want a career working with children in teaching, children’s education or childcare, this course is an excellent choice.

Dip HE

Education Studies

If you’re passionate about working with children and want a career working with children in teaching, children’s education or childcare, this course is an excellent choice.

Dip HE

English Literature

DipHE English Literature is designed to develop a strong and relevant skills base. You’ll write essays just as you would on any other English Literature course but by the end of the course you will also have scripted and recorded a mock radio programme and designed a webpage.

BA (Hons)

English Literature*

BA (Hons) English Literature will help you develop a range of skills in critical and cultural analysis. You will have the opportunity to study a wide variety of texts drawn from different cultures and socio-historical contexts, and to explore the treatment of literature and literary topics within the contemporary media industry.

BA (Hons)

Film and Television

Follow in our graduates footsteps; they have won 27 Royal Television Society Awards and have gone on to work for (among others): BBC Productions, MTV (Berlin), ITV Productions, Company Pictures, Planet 24, Nickelodeon and Ridley Scott Associates.

BA (Hons)

Film and Television (with integrated foundation year)

Follow in our graduates footsteps; they have won 27 Royal Television Society Awards and have gone on to work for (among others): BBC Productions, MTV (Berlin), ITV Productions, Company Pictures, Planet 24, Nickelodeon and Ridley Scott Associates.

BA (Hons)

Fine Art

We will transform you from student to professional practitioner, such as artist, curator, educator or art worker with our practice-led, student-centered approach to fine art education. Develop entrepreneurial skills by studying a range of art disciplines.

BA (Hons)

Fine Art (with integrated foundation year)

When you study fine art with us, you will be equipped and empowered to articulate imaginative responses in the media of your choice. You have the choice to automatically progress to the first year of BA (Hons) Fine Arts after the foundation year.

BSc (Hons)

Forensic and Investigative Science

This course develops your knowledge and skills in crime scene investigation, laboratory analysis and the interpretation, evaluation and presentation of forensic evidence.

BSc (Hons)

Forensic and Investigative Science (with integrated foundation year)

Aligned to the component standards of The Forensic Science Society, this course develops your knowledge and skills in crime scene investigation, laboratory analysis and the interpretation, evaluation and presentation of forensic evidence.

BSc (Hons)

Forest Management

Our course is part of The National School of Forestry and taught in Ambleside. A rigorous, professional forestry programme with the option of a work placement and with high levels of graduate employment.

FDSc

Forestry

This vocational course helps you develop specialist knowledge, understanding and skills in forestry. It is suited to new entrants to forestry or mid-career foresters wanting to up-skill.

BA (Hons)

Games Design (with integrated foundation year)*

BA (Hons) Games Design focuses on the artistic, technical and professional knowledge and skills required within the computer gaming industry. Develop your skills in a wide range of disciplines ranging from 3D modelling, texturing, lighting, concept art, drawing and the core specialisation of your choice.

BA (Hons)

Games Design*

BA (Hons) Games Design focuses on the artistic, technical and professional knowledge and skills required within the computer gaming industry. Develop your skills in a wide range of disciplines ranging from 3D modelling, texturing, lighting, concept art, drawing and the core specialisation of your choice.

BSc (Hons)

Geography

Solving the resource challenges of the twenty first century has become essential to the survival of the human race, if you want to make a difference then this Geography programme is for you!