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Science - Biology & Biopharmaceutical - Applied

Date of Review Aug 30, 2011 Go Back
Year of Study 1st
1 Helpful votes.
Student Type Mature
1 Unhelpful votes.
From Galway Ireland
Social Life

Why did you choose your course?

Because I'm interested in Biology and was able to go to GMIT because of the points.

Are you happy with your choice of course?


On reflection, what made it the right or wrong choice for you?

I think that the course is really practical. It's 50% theory and 50% practical work. This type of learning really suits me so I think I made the right choice.

How many hours of organised classes do you have per week? (labs,tutorials,lectures,etc)


Are your lectures/labs mainly based on or off the main campus?


Is your course weighted more on

Continuous assessment

Is there an option to study abroad on your course?

I don't know

What are your favourite aspects of your course?

The lab sessions

What are your least favourite aspects of your course?

The lectures

Was your course what you expected?



The library is great. It's really big and the staff are very helpful.

Is there a good social life on your course?


Please describe

The college is out of town.

Rate your course in terms of difficulty

Neither Easy not Difficult

Please rate your course in terms of workload

Less than other courses

Are you an active member of any societies?


Are you a member of any sports clubs?


How much do you spend on living every week (going out, food, transport etc.), excluding rent and bills?


Do you or have you lived away from home during college?


How much does your rent cost per month?


As a first year did you live in college halls?


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