Our award-winning Natural Sciences degrees are truly integrated, research-led courses. We don't simply teach science - we create scientists. You will study fundamental and advanced scientific concepts from the life and physical sciences, enabling you to acquire a sound knowledge across the disciplines.
Undergraduate courses in Natural Sciences
Natural Sciences: On Demand
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Meet the tutors
Our award-winning staff are active researchers across a variety of disciplines. They are passionate about sharing their knowledge and supporting your own future career.
Dr Sarah Gretton
Associate Professor, Programme Director and Senior Admissions Tutor
I teach sustainability, molecular biology and skills. In 2017, I was a finalist in the HE Bioscience Teacher of the Year and won the University Teaching Excellence award.
Dr Cheryl Hurkett
Lecturer, Physical Science Specialism Convenor
I teach physics, maths and labs. I received a University Distinguished Teaching Fellowship in 2019 for my work on the student Journal of Interdisciplinary Science Topics.
Dr Kath Clark
Lecturer, Molecular and Cellular Science Specialism Convenor
I teach biochemistry and coordinate the laboratory teaching. I was awarded a University Distinguished Teaching Fellowship in 2018 for my innovative practical teaching.
Dr Moya Burns
Lecturer, Ecological and Zoological Science Specialism Convenor
I teach Ecology, statistics and data science in ‘R’. My research interests include citizen science, biodiversity and climate change.
Dr Hanna Kwon
Lecturer, Chemical science specialism convenor
I teach chemistry, structural biology and labs. My research interests include enzyme structure and function.