BSc (Hons) Biology with Psychology

Course overview

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Qualification Bachelor's Degree
Study mode Full-time
Duration 3 years
Intakes January, April, September
Tuition (Local students) $ 22,945
Tuition (Foreign students) $ 24,195

About

This exciting and innovative biology degree incorporates behavioural sciences to make it more relevant, relatable, and applicable. With 75% of the subjects focusing on biology, graduates will be equipped with a strong foundation to further their studies in postgraduate level in the area of neuroscience, and in clinical or pharmaceutical research.

Alongside academic studies, there will also be opportunities to develop research skills and practical experience through working on innovative independent research project during the final year.

You will also gain valuable experience working in various healthcare industries during the internship component. These skills will give you an edge, opening up career opportunities in the healthcare sector, pharmaceutical industry, food industries, environmental consultancy and related disciplines, as well as academia.

This degree is validated by Lancaster University and upon successful completion of the programme, graduates are awarded two certificates; one from Sunway University and another from Lancaster University.

Admissions

Intakes

Fees

Tuition

$ 22,945
Local students
$ 24,195
Foreign students

Estimated cost as reported by the Institution.

Application

$ 31
Local students
$ 147
Foreign students

Student Visa

$ 504
Foreign students

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Entry Requirements

  • STPM Average C+ or CGPA 2.33 (Minimum 2 principals)
  • A-Level Minimum 12 points (Minimum Grade D in at least 2 subjects)
  • Australian Matriculation ATAR 60
  • Canadian International Matriculation Programme 60%
  • MUFY 60%
  • Sunway Foundation in Science & Technology CGPA 2.30
  • UEC Maximum 26 points from 5 subjects (all Grade Bs)
  • IB Diploma Completed with minimum 25 points (excluding bonus points)
  • Other qualifications Any other qualifications will be considered on a case-to-case basis

Specific Requirements

  • Minimum 3 credits in Mathematics, 1 Science subject and 1 more subject at SPM or Pre-University or its equivalent

English Requirements

  • IELTS or equivalent 6.0
  • MUET Band 4
  • SPM English B3 or B+
  • UEC English B4
  • O-Level English (1119) Credit
  • Sunway Intensive English Programme (IEP) Pass Level 4 with minimum 65%
  • ESL/English Satisfactory level in Pre-University programmes, where the medium of instruction is English

Curriculum

Year 1: 

  • Cell Biology
  • Communication Skills
  • English for Life Sciences 
  • Human Anatomy
  • Human Physiology
  • Impact of Microbes on Human Life
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Principles of Genetics
  • Research Methodology in Psychology 1

Year 2:

  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Community Service for Planetary Health
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Entrepreneurial Mindset & Skills
  • Integrity & Anti-Corruption
  • Research & Publications

Year 3:

  • Immunology
  • Internship
  • Neurobiology
  • Personality Psychology 
  • Psychological Testing
  • Research Project
  • Social Psychology
  • Free Elective I

Year 2 and Year 3 Electives (Choose 3)

  • Biodiversity
  • Bioinformatics 
  • Human Molecular Genetics 
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology

Free Electives
* Free electives are courses offered university-wide. Students are encouraged to take the electives offered by other schools and departments

MOHE COMPULSORY
GENERAL STUDIES SUBJECTS

For Local students:

  • Appreciation of Ethics & Civilisation
  • Philosophy and Current Issues
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A
    (Applicable to students who did not sit for SPM or did not obtain a Credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu) OR
    Critical Thinking


For International students:

  • Appreciation of Ethics & Civilisation
  • Critical Thinking 
  • Malay Language for Communication 2

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