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Sŵoleg gyda Chadwraeth BSc (Anrhydedd)

Cod UCASC3L2
CymhwysterBSc (Anrhydedd)
Hyd3 blwyddyn
Modd AstudioLlawn amser
Cynnig nodweddiadol112 pwyntiau Tariff UCAS

Rhagarweiniad i’r Cwrs

Increasing interest in environmental conservation by governments and the public alike means that we now require a new generation of trained professional scientists with a sound zoological knowledge and an appreciation of the issues involved in local and global conservation.

This course provides traditional zoology (taxonomy, morphology, physiology and cell biology) with an emphasis upon animal ecology (biodiversity, ecology, behaviour and evolution. In addition you will take courses providing an appreciation of the need for environmental conservation and the means by which conservation objectives can be achieved. To this end the course establishes links between the academic learning environment and external environmental and conservation organisations in the form of project work and practical management plans.

You will acquire a broad theoretical understanding of zoology and conservation plus the acquisition of associated practical skills. Along with a comprehensive range of transferable skills, this degree will equip you with skills for employment in a conservation career.

You will benefit from the proximity of an exceptional range of terrestrial, marine and freshwater habitats where field work, which is an integral part of the degree is conducted. Bangor is also home to the divisional offices of the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH), Natural Resources Wales (NRW), as well as the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB), all of which have close links to the University and staff associated with this course. Biological Sciences is also part of the Environment Centre for Wales which is a partnership venture between Bangor University and the Natural Environment Research Council’s Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH).

Placement Year  

Placement

This course is available as a 4-year ‘with Placement Year’ option. Please apply for Zoology with Conservation (with placement) BSc C332. Find out more about 'with Placement Year' courses here

The placement year provides you with a fantastic opportunity to broaden your horizons and develop valuable skills and contacts through working with an organization relevant to your degree subject. Previous and current students have worked with a wide variety of placement providers, ranging from private companies to educational organizations, charities, government authorities and non-governmental organizations. Our students who have undertaken a placement year have highlighted how the experience has helped them to develop invaluable networks, confidence and life experience as well as subject knowledge and skills that have boosted their employability.

The Placement Year is undertaken at the end of the second year and students are away for the whole of the academic year. The minimum period in placement (at one or more locations) is seven calendar months; more usually you would spend 10-12 months with a placement provider. You would normally start sometime in the period June to September of their second year and finish between June and September the following year. Placements can be UK-based or overseas and you will work with staff to plan and finalise the placement arrangements.

You will be expected to find and arrange a suitable placement to complement your degree, and will be fully supported throughout by a dedicated member of staff at your academic School and the University’s Skills and Employability Services. 

Pam dewis Prifysgol Bangor ar gyfer y cwrs?

  • Cutting-edge science is integral to our research programmes, and feeds through into the teaching environment. Our expertise encompasses studies into the evolutionary and population ecology of marine invertebrates and reptiles; population genetics; and climate change and wetland ecology.
  • Bangor has always been one of the main UK universities for ecology and, situated adjacent to Snowdonia National Park, is ideally located for this degree. It is the home of the Countryside Council for Wales (CCW), and the Environment Agency (now part of Natural Resources Wales) as well as the divisional offices of the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH), and the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB), all of which have close links to the University and staff associated with this course.
  • As part of the course you may choose to spend 3-6 months in year 2 at a University in either Europe or the United States on a student exchange programme.

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Cynnwys y Cwrs

On this course students are required to take 120 credits each year made up of lectures, practicals, and interactive exercises, as well as field trips and tutorials in years 1 and 2. The final year can include an integrated research project, which is supervised by a member of staff on a subject to suit the student’s interests. Modules become more specialised as the degree progresses and the number of compulsory modules varies between years. Assessment is by a mixture of formal examination and continuous assessment. Welsh medium modules are also available.

The Masters in Zoology with Conservation is an extended undergraduate programme which allows students to graduate either with BSc (Hons) at the end of the third year or with a Master at the end of the fourth year.

If at the end of Year 2 a sufficient standard has been achieved, then progression onto the Masters year will be permitted following completion of Year 3. The fourth year offers a unique opportunity to conduct an extended research project either in the laboratory or in the field.

Beth fyddech yn ei astudio ar y cwrs yma?

Information on each module can be found in the link below.

Modiwlau y flwyddyn yma

Rhoddir rhestr modiwlau ar gyfer arweiniad yn unig a gall newid. Gweld y modiwlau mae ein myfyrwyr yn astudio ar dudalen Modiwlau Sŵoleg gyda Chadwraeth.

Rhoddir cynnwys y cwrs ar gyfer arweiniad yn unig a gall newid.

Gyrfaoedd a Chyflogadwyedd

Conservation zoologists work mostly in government organisations (local councils, CCW, CEH and EA) or in non-governmental organisations (eg National Trust, RSPB). Ranges of career paths are available within these organisations, from wildlife monitoring and assessment to the practical implementation of conservation management plans.

Profiad Gwaith a Gwirfoddoli

Mae Canolfan Sgiliau a Chyflogadwyedd y Brifysgol yn cynnig amryw o adnoddau i’ch helpu i gyflawni eich amcanion ar ôl graddio. Mae’n dod yn gynyddol bwysig yn y farchnad swyddi heddiw i ddatblygu eich sgiliau personol a gwella eich cyflogadwyedd tra byddwch yn y brifysgol.

Ymysg y profiadau a gynigir gan y Ganolfan Gyrfaoedd a Chyflogadwyedd i helpu eich datblygiad personol a’ch gyrfa, mae rhaglenni lleoliadau gwaith, cynlluniau blasu gwaith, swyddi rhan-amser a chynlluniau gwirfoddoli a mentora.

Gwobr Cyflogadwyedd Bangor

Mae Gwobr Cyflogadwyedd Bangor wedi ei gynllunio i wella rhagolygon gwaith ein myfyrwyr. Mae’n cynnig cyfleoedd rhad ac am ddim i ennill y sgiliau a’r profiadau eu hangen ar gyflogwyr, yn seiliedig ar yr ymchwil diweddaraf.

Mae graddedigion y Wobr yn cael tystysgrif a thrawsgrifiad o’u gweithgareddau allgyrsiol o Brifysgol Bangor. Mae’r Wobr hefyd yn cynnig cyrsiau hyfforddi am ddim, yn helpu i’ch paratoi ar gyfer cyfweliadau, yn rhoi mynediad at feddalwedd gyrfaoedd ar-lein ac yn helpu i ddatblygu eich portffolio sgiliau o dystiolaeth ar gyfer cyflogwyr.

Mwy o wybodaeth am sut y gall y Wobr eich helpu...

Rhaglen Interniaeth Prifysgol Bangor

Mae'r Brifysgol yn cynnal cynllun interniaeth sy’n cynnig y cyfle i ennill profiad gwaith â thâl ar lefel raddedig mewn Ysgolion academaidd ac adrannau gwasanaeth y Brifysgol.

Mae’r cynllun yn agored i fyfyrwyr israddedig ac mae’r gwaith interniaeth ac unrhyw hyfforddiant a dderbynnir yn cael ei gofnodi yn awtomatig ar eich cofnod o weithgareddau Gwobr Cyflogadwyedd Bangor.

TARGETconnect - Gweithio tra'n astudio

Mae'r Gwasanaeth Sgiliau a Chyflogadwyedd yn cynnig cefnogaeth i fyfyrwyr sy'n chwilio am waith yn ystod ac yn dilyn eu cyfnod yma.

    Mae TARGETconnect yn hysbysebu'r cyfleoedd canlynol:

  • Swyddi i Raddedigon – yn lleol, yn genedlaethol a rhyngwladol
  • Swyddi llawn-amser, rhan-amser, parhaol a thros dro
  • Profiad gwaith ac interniaethau
  • Cyfleon Gwirfoddol

Gofynion Mynediad

For 2021 entry:

GCSE: grade C/4 in English, Maths and and Double Award Science. Typical offer is based on a minimum 112 tariff points from a Level 3 qualification e.g.:

  • A Levels. For BSc - including grade C in Biology if studying 1 other science subject - Chemistry, Physics, Maths, Psychology, Environment Science, Geography, Geology; or grade B in Biology if not studying another science subject.
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma: Including H5 in Biology. 
  • BTEC National/Extended Diploma: DMM including Merits in 4 Biology modules. Modules accepted: Animal Biology; Animal Anatomy and Physiology; Animal Behaviour and Communication; Animal Breeding and Genetics; Biochemistry and Biochemical Techniques; Biochemistry and Microbiology; Fundamentals of Science; Genetics and Genetic Engineering; Inheritance and Genetic Manipulation; Physiology of Human Body systems; Physiology of Human Regulation and Reproduction; Wildlife Populations, Ecology and Conservation. Other Biology-related modules considered case by case. 
  • City & Guilds Advanced Technical (1080) / Extended Diploma: Distinction overall including 4 Biology modules from the following: Animal Behaviour and Communication, Biological Systems of Animals, Wildlife and Ecology Conservation, Inheritance and Genetics, Ecological Concepts and Application, Population Surveys, Ecology and Conservation. Other Biology-related modules considered case by case. 
  • Access to HE in the Sciences: Pass
  • Welsh Baccalaureate is accepted
  • Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma is not accepted.

International Candidates: school leaving qualifications and college diplomas are accepted from countries worldwide (subject to minimum English Language requirements). More information here

We also welcome applications from mature applicants.

*For a full list of accepted Level 3 qualifications, go to www.ucas.com

For 2020 entry:

GCSE: grade C/4 in English, Maths and and Double Award Science. Typical offer is based on a minimum 112 tariff points from a Level 3 qualification e.g.:

  • A Levels. For BSc - including grade C in Biology if studying 1 other science subject - Chemistry, Physics, Maths, Psychology, Environment Science, Geography, Geology; or grade B in Biology if not studying another science subject.
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma: Including H5 in Biology. 
  • BTEC National/Extended Diploma: DMM including Merits in 4 Biology modules. Modules accepted: Animal Biology; Animal Anatomy and Physiology; Animal Behaviour and Communication; Animal Breeding and Genetics; Biochemistry and Biochemical Techniques; Biochemistry and Microbiology; Fundamentals of Science; Genetics and Genetic Engineering; Inheritance and Genetic Manipulation; Physiology of Human Body systems; Physiology of Human Regulation and Reproduction; Wildlife Populations, Ecology and Conservation. Other Biology-related modules considered case by case. 
  • City & Guilds Advanced Technical (1080) / Extended Diploma: Distinction overall including 4 Biology modules from the following: Animal Behaviour and Communication, Biological Systems of Animals, Wildlife and Ecology Conservation, Inheritance and Genetics, Ecological Concepts and Application, Population Surveys, Ecology and Conservation. Other Biology-related modules considered case by case. 
  • Access to HE in the Sciences: Pass
  • Welsh Baccalaureate is accepted
  • Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma is not accepted.

International Candidates: school leaving qualifications and college diplomas are accepted from countries worldwide (subject to minimum English Language requirements). More information here

We also welcome applications from mature applicants.

*For a full list of accepted Level 3 qualifications, go to www.ucas.com

 

Gofynion Mynediad Cyffredinol

Yma ym Mangor rydym yn derbyn myfyrwyr â phob math o gymwysterau a chefndiroedd. Rydym yn ystyried pob cais yn unigol a hyd yn oed os nad ydych yn cael canlyniadau sy’n cyfateb i delerau eich cynnig gwreiddiol, gwnawn ein gorau i fod yn hyblyg i’ch cais.

Mae’n rhaid i bob ymgeisydd gael sgiliau sylfaenol da ond mae’r Brifysgol hefyd yn gweld pwysigrwydd sgiliau cyfathrebu a thechnoleg gwybodaeth.Am fanylion pellach

Mae’n bolisi gan y Brifysgol i ystyried ceisiadau gan ddarpar fyfyrwyr anabl yn yr un modd â; phob cais arall.

I astudio cwrs gradd, diploma a thystysgrif mae’n rhaid i chi gael isafswm o bwyntiau tariff UCAS. Am eglurhad manwl o bwyntiau tariff UCAS, ewch i www.ucas.com

Rydym yn ystyried ceisiadau gan fyfyrwyr hŷn sy’n medru dangos fod ganddynt y gallu a’r ymrwymiad i astudio rhaglen prifysgol. Bob blwyddyn rydym yn cofrestru nifer sylweddol o fyfyrwyr hŷn.

Mae gofynion mynediad mwy penodol i’w cael ar y tudalennau cwrs unigol.

Am fanylion pellach

E-bostiwch Derbyniadau Cyffredinol: admissions@bangor.ac.uk

Neu ysgrifennwch at:

Y Swyddfa Dderbyn
Prifysgol Bangor
Bangor,
Gwynedd
LL57 2TF
Ffôn: 01248 383717 

Costau’r Cwrs

Ffioedd dysgu ar gyfer Myfyrwyr DU/UE (2019–20 a 2020–21)
  • Llawn amser: £9,000 y flwyddyn
  • Rhan amser: £750 wrth 10 credyd

Ffioedd dysgu ar gyfer Myfyrwyr Rhyngwladol

Mandatory Costs:

Suitable clothing and equipment for fieldwork will be required e.g. walking boots and waterproofs, rucksack. The cost for these will vary. Approximate cost: £50-£80.

Appropriate stationery for note-taking during classes, e.g. notepad, pens and pencils. The cost for these will vary. Approximate cost: £5-£15. 

Optional Costs:

Cost for optional residential Year 2 field course. The cost will vary by trip. Approximate cost free to £1800.

Purchase of Wellington Boots for fieldwork. The cost for these will vary. Approximate cost: £10-£20.

Costs of any visas and vaccinations required if the student opts to undertake project work overseas. The cost for these will vary.

Copies of all required reading materials are provided via the University Library.

Sut i Ymgeisio

Sut i wneud cais drwy UCAS

UCAS yw’r Gwasanaeth Derbyniadau i Brifysgolion a Cholegau. Mae pob cais i’r brifysgol yn cael ei brosesu drwy UCAS ac yna’n cael ei drosglwyddo i’r prifysgolion a restrwyd.

Gall myfyrwyr wneud cais am hyd at bum cwrs. Ar gyfer Meddygaeth, Deintyddiaeth a chyrsiau Milfeddygol dim ond pedwar cwrs caiff myfyrwyr restru.

Mae’r ffurflen gais i’w chael ar wefan UCAS, o dan ‘Apply’.

Pryd i wneud cais?

Rydym yn eich cynghori i wneud cais cyn gynted ag y gellwch gan y byddwn yn dechrau ystyried ceisiadau a gwneud cynigion yn syth. Dyddiad cau cychwynnol UCAS yw 15 Ionawr, ond rydym yn croesawu ceisiadau ar ôl y dyddiad hwn. Bydd ceisiadau a dderbynnir rhwng 15 Ionawr a 30 Mehefin yn parhau i gael eu hanfon at brifysgolion gan UCAS i gael eu hystyried lle bod lleoedd dal ar gael.

Datganiad Personol

Y Datganiad Personol yw’r rhan o’r ffurflen gais sy’n gofyn am fwyaf o waith.

Cewch ddefnyddio dim ond 47 o linellau neu 500–550 o eiriau i egluro pam yr ydych am astudio’r cwrs, a’r sgiliau sydd gennych sy’n hanfodol ar gyfer astudio yn y brifysgol.

I ysgrifennu datganiad personol llwyddiannus mae’n rhaid i chi fod â dealltwriaeth dda am y cwrs a’i gynnwys. Cofiwch mai dim ond un datganiad personol rydych yn ei hysgrifennu ar gyfer eich pum dewis.

Gwnewch yn siwr bod y cyrsiau yn debyg, os nad yw yr un fath, a gwnewch yn siŵr nad ydych yn sôn am gwrs neu brifysgol penodol.

Darllenwch ein cyngor ar ysgrifennu datganiad personol llwyddianus neu gwyliwch ein fideos.

Ar ôl gwneud cais

Gallwch gadw llygaid ar eich cais drwy system UCAS ‘Track’. Bydd cynigion gan brifysgolion yn ymddangos ar Track a gallwch dderbyn neu wrthod cynnig.

Rhaid i chi fod wedi derbyn atebion gan bob prifysgol cyn y gallwch ymateb. Mae dau fath o ymateb – derbyn pendant (firm acceptance) a derbyn wrth gefn (insurance acceptance). Fel arfer mae myfyrwyr yn ymateb ar ddechrau mis Mai.

Ansicr am eich camau nesaf?

Ewch i'n gwefan Paratoi ar gyfer y Brifysgol am wybodaeth pellach ynglŷn a sut i wneud cais.

 

Mwy o Wybodaeth

Cysylltwch â ni

Admissions Administrator
zoology@bangor.ac.uk
+44 1248 388616

Astudio ym Mangor

Gwobr Aur i Brifysgol Bangor

Mae Prifysgol Bangor wedi ennill Gwobr Aur, y raddfa uchaf posibl, yn y Fframwaith Rhagoriaeth Addysgu cenedlaethol (FfRhA). Prifysgol Bangor yw'r unig brifysgol yng Nghymru i ennill y safon hon. Cynhaliwyd yr asesiad FfRhA i ystyriaeth Ansawdd Addysgu, Amgylchedd Dysgu a Chanlyniadau Myfyrwyr a Budd Addysgol. Barnodd y Panel TEF bod Prifysgol Bangor yn  darparu addysgu, dysgu a chanlyniadau rhagorol yn gyson i’w myfyrwyr. Maent o’r ansawdd orau a geir yn y DU.

Ymysg yr 10 uchaf

Yn ôl yr Arolwg Cenedlaethol Myfyrwyr (ACM) mae Bangor ymsyg y 10 prifysgol uchaf yn y DU o ran boddhad myfyrwyr. Mae hyn yn adlewyrchu ffocws y Brifysgol ar brofiad myfyrwyr.

Ystod eang o gyrsiau

Rydym yn cynnig cannoedd o gyrsiau ar draws y celfyddydau a’r gwyddorau. Rydym yn ymfalchïo yn ansawdd ein haddysgu a’n cyrsiau a darlithwyr wedi cael eu graddio yn y 10 uchaf yn y wlad (Gwobrau WhatUni? 2018).

Mwynhau profiad prifysgol sydd ymhlith y gorau yn y DU

Mae’r llety wedi’i warantu, cymorth i fyfyrwyr, costau byw isel a lleoliad syfrdanol i gyd yn cyfrannu tuag at hyn.

Gwnewch y mwyaf o’ch amser yma gydag aelodaeth am ddim o’n clybiau a chymdeithasau myfyrwyr. Manteiswch ar ein rhaglen profiad rhyngwladol a chymerwch ran yng Ngwobr Cyflogadwyedd Bangor sy’n cynnig profiadau i gyfaethogi eich cyfnod yn y Brifysgol.

Mae ein clybiau a chymdeithasau wedi eu henwi'r gorau ym Mhrydain yng ngwobrau WhatUni 2019!

Lleoliad heb ei ail

Astudiwch yn un o’r llefydd gorau yn y DU i fod yn fyfyriwr. Mae lleoliad Bangor – yn agos at y mynyddoedd a’r môr - wedi cael ei ddisgrifio fel ‘y lleoliad prifysgol gorau yn y DU’. Bangor yw'r lle mwyaf fforddiadwy yn y DU i fod yn fyfyriwr (TotalMoney 2019).

Buddsoddiad mewn cyfleusterau

Mae buddsoddiad parhaus mewn cyfleusterau a gwasanaethau. Mae ein datblygiadau diweddar yn cynnwys canolfan Pontio, llety i fyfyrwyr ym Mhentref y Santes Fair ac ail-ddatblygiad prif ganolfan chwaraeon y Brifysgol, Canolfan Brailsford.

Sicrwydd o lety

Rydym yn gwarantu llety i fyfyrwyr y flwyddyn gyntaf sy'n gwneud cais cyn y dyddiad cau ac yn nodi Bangor fel eu Dewis Cadarn. Cafodd ein llety ei enwi'r gorau ym Mhrydain yng ngwobrau WhatUni 2018.

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