Introductory courses, HNCs, HNDs and Degree Pathways
Dunfermline, Glenrothes and Kirkcaldy
Full-time and Part-time
Start studying in August 2023
Why Choose Science at Fife College?
Not all scientists wear white lab coats, the world of science is wide and varied, with limitless opportunities for exploration and employment.
From technology to medicine, scientists make an invaluable contribution to how we understand the world around us; from how atoms collide, and substances react with one another to forces within nature and biomechanics. Our range of courses and qualifications will give you the core skills and theoretical knowledge to fuel your desire and manifest it into a successful career.
Our Science Courses
What kind of job could I do?
…and many more
We offer courses in the following subjects:
Health and Life Sciences
Progress To A Degree
Did you know that an HNC or HND qualification is the equivalent of first year (HNC) or second year (HND) of a degree at university? So depending on the subject studied, successfully completing an HNC or HND at Fife College could mean that you have the opportunity to progress on to Year 2 or 3 of a related degree course at university. In this area, on successful completion of an HND in Applied Biological Sciences, we offer articulation routes to years 2 or 3 of a related degree at the following universities:
Heriot Watt University
Queen Margaret University
Edinburgh Napier University
Robert Gordon University
University of Aberdeen
University of West Scotland
University of Highlands and Isles
University of St Andrews
What Happens after I Apply?
There are four possible outcomes from your interview:
1. Unconditional offer: you have met all the entry requirements and your place is guaranteed.
2. Conditional offer: your place is secured pending meeting the entry requirements.
3. Waiting list: you have met all entry requirements; however, the course is full.
If any spaces become available you may be contacted usually around about the course start date.
4. Unsuccessful: speak to our Guidance Team.
They may be able to help you find another suitable course.
Discover What Our Courses Are Really Like
Hear from Keith on his fantastic experience at Fife College
Thinking About a Degree?
Watch a quick video on Degree options at Fife College.