Taught course

Taxonomy and Biodiversity

Institution
Imperial College London · Department of Life Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Normal requirements are an Upper Second Class (2:1) Honours degree from a UK academic institution in a biological or environmental subject (e.g. zoology, botany, microbiology, agriculture and veterinary science), or an equivalent overseas qualification.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This taught course is based mainly at the Natural History Museum, where you will attend lectures, together with computer and laboratory-based practicals. The Natural History Museum is in South Kensington and is just a five-minute walk from Imperial's main campus.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations40
Written coursework / continuous assessment20
Dissertation40 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Amoret Whitaker
Email
a.whitaker@nhm.ac.uk