Undergraduate

For the latest University of Edinburgh information and advice see: Coronavirus updates

For additional local advice for School staff and students (including building access and staying safe) see: School of Biological Sciences COVID-19 advice

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How teaching has changed as a result of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak - information on hybrid teaching and campus safety.  

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What you need to do before and after you arrive – including international, visiting students & those starting in year 2.

How you will be taught, study spaces, skills, tools and support, attendance and absence, student feedback and conduct.

Choosing your courses and honours programme, making changes, picking courses outside biology.

Guidance on coursework, assessments, exams, getting your results and applying for special circumstances and extensions.

Our Student Support team are here to help you with general support as well as study skills guidance throughout your studies.

Find out more about ways you can get support including advice, counselling, and diversity and inclusion, as well as ideas on how to keep active.

Student societies and clubs,  community building activities, peer support, events, seminars, and social media.

Career options and support, work experience and expeditions, further study, transcripts and certificates, alumni services.

Key semester dates for the 2021/22 academic year - including flexible learning week, revision and exam weeks.