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Astronomy BSc (Hons)

University of Central Lancashire
Program overview
Length: 6 years
Study pace: Part time
Education level: Bachelor's degree
Start dates
Online / distance learning
October 2018  (English)
October 2019  (English)
October 2020  (English)

Description of Astronomy BSc (Hons)

UCLan Degree ProgramsAstronomy BSc (Hons) - UCLan

This is the first and only distance-learning Astronomy degree available from a UK university and allows you to develop your fascination with astronomy and cosmology. You will develop the full range of scientific skills through experimental and observational work undertaken at a distance, library research skills and report writing.

There is the opportunity to carry out group work with fellow distance learners. You can build up modules over the years and exit with intermediate awards along the way, allowing you to study for as long and to the depth appropriate to your own interests and aspirations.

Admission requirements

Applicants who recently completed A-Levels: 320 UCAS Tariff including 2 A2 Level passes including science/technology subject.

Mature students: Completion of CertHE or equivalent.

This program has an IELTS English language proficiency requirement. For more information about IELTS or to book a test, click below:

Degree & diploma

Students who complete the program receive a BSc (Hons) degree.

Tuition & fees

For more information on tuition fees, please request information below.

University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire

Ranked in the top four percent of universities worldwide by the Center for World University Rankings and awarded four stars overall, The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)  is a center of excellence for international students.  Founded in Preston in 1828 as the Institution...

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