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Durham University

Natural Sciences

Transfers into Single Honours at the end of Year 1

Modules to take if you are considering transferring from Natural Sciences to a Single Honours Degree programme at the end of the First Year. Please note that there is no gurantee that a department will accept you into a single honours degree programme even if you have taken the correct modules, it will depend on space, your performance and University policy at that time.

Anthropology
extra study may be required
People And Cultures (ANTH1061)
Human Evolution And Diversity (ANTH1091)
Doing Anthropological Research (ANTH1101)
Biology
extra study may be required

Genetics (BIOL1171)
and two modules from: Physiology (BIOL1151)
Organisms And Environment (BIOL1161); Molecules And Cells (BIOL1281)

Chemistry
extra study will be required

Core Chemistry 1 (CHEM1078), Practical Chemistry 1A (CHEM1087) and
(Mathematical And Experimental Tools Required In Chemistry (CHEM1111)
or (Single Mathematics A (MATH1561) and Single Mathematics B (MATH1571))
or (Calculus I (MATH1061) and Linear Algebra I (MATH1071)))

Computer Science
extra study may be required

Computational Thinking (COMP1051)
Computer Systems (COMP1071)
Algorithms And Data Structures (COMP1081)
Earth Sciences Earth Materials (GEOL1021)
Field Studies (GEOL1051)
Understanding Earth Sciences (GEOL1101)

Economics

Principles Of Economics (ECON1011),
one other Economics module
and EITHER Economic Methods (ECON1021)
OR Calculus I (MATH1061), Linear Algebra I (MATH1071), Probability I (MATH1597) and Statistics I (MATH1617)

Geography
extra study will be required

EITHER (Physical Geography (GEOG1081) and
Introduction To Geographical Research (bsc) (GEOG1232)) OR (Human Geography: Space And Place In A Changing World (GEOG1071) and
Introduction To Geographical Research (ba) (GEOG1222))

Mathematics
extra study may be required

Calculus I (MATH1061)
Linear Algebra I (MATH1071)
and EITHER Analysis I (MATH1051) OR (Probability I (MATH1597) and Statistics I (MATH1617))

Philosophy

Ethics And Values (PHIL1011)
Knowledge And Reality (PHIL1021)
OR Reading Philosophy (PHIL1041)

Physics

Foundations Of Physics 1 (PHYS1122),
Discovery Skills In Physics (PHYS1101)
and EITHER (Calculus I (MATH1061) and Linear Algebra I (MATH1071))
OR (Single Mathematics A (MATH1561) and Single Mathematics B (MATH1571)))

Psychology Introduction To Psychological Research (PSYC1062)
and EITHER Introduction To Psychology I: Cognitive And Biological Psychology (PSYC1071)
OR Introduction To Psychology 2: Developmental And Socialpsychology (PSYC1081))

extra study may be required indicates that permission has to be obtained (it should not be assumed that this permission will always be granted) and that there might be some work to undertake during the vacation between the first and second year.