BSc in Life and Environmental Sciences (Physiology and Biochemistry) Extended

Study Discipline: Environmental Science
Study Programme Details
Country: South Africa
Admission Sessions:Summer Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


48 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative academic journey with the BSc Life and Environmental Sciences (Physiology and Biochemistry) Extended program at the University of Johannesburg. This program is designed to cultivate qualified scientists capable of identifying, evaluating, and solving complex problems within the realms of life, earth, and environmental sciences. Graduates emerge not only as academically proficient individuals but also as leaders demonstrating initiative and responsibility in both local and global academic and professional contexts.

In a world evolving at an unprecedented pace, this program not only aligns with current trends but also envisions future possibilities. It is more than an educational pursuit; it’s an invitation to become a pioneer in shaping the future of life and environmental sciences.


Enroll in the BSc Life and Environmental Sciences (Physiology and Biochemistry) Extended program with the code B2E14Q at the Auckland Park Kingsway campus of the University of Johannesburg. This full-time program spans four years, accumulating 360 NQF credits at Level 7 (SAQA: 80373). Immerse yourself in a comprehensive learning experience facilitated by industry experts, providing you with a deep understanding of Physiology and Biochemistry within the broader context of life and environmental sciences.

Admission Requirements

A minimum APS of 26, English 4 (50%+), Mathematics 5 (60%+), Physical Science 4 (50%+) & Life Science 4 (50%+)


  • Physiology I
  • Biochemistry I
  • Chemistry I
  • Earth and Environmental Sciences I
  • Physiology II
  • Biochemistry II
  • Chemistry II
  • Earth and Environmental Sciences II

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Future Career Outcomes

Explore success stories of alumni who have ventured into various fields, establishing themselves as innovators, researchers, and leaders. This program seamlessly aligns with industry demands, shaping graduates into dynamic professionals equipped with the skills and insights required in the ever-evolving job market.

Visa Requirements:

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