Visiting Students - Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences is a joint course run between the Department of Zoology ( and the Deparment of Plant Sciences (

The course is divided into modular options (listed below) and you can follow the lectures, practicals and tutorials in these topics. The Biology tutors in College teach on some of these options and will arrange, in discussion, a selection of topics to compliment your interests, previous academic courses and aspirations. The final term will be spent on a research dissertation project. Please find further information on the course website:

Compulsory Subjects


Quantitative Methods

Optional Themes

Adaptations to the Environment

Animal Biology

Cell & Developmental Biology

Plants and People


Infectious Disease

Biological Sciences teaching at St Peter's is currently supported by two tutors: Mike Bonsall and Robert Grant-Downton. Further information is available on the College website.