Skip main navigation

New offer! Get 30% off your first two months of Unlimited. Subscribe for just £35.99 £24.99. New subscribers only. T&Cs apply.

Find out more

An invitation to extend your learning

Further learning
© University of Reading

Congratulations on completing Week 1!

Are you considering applying to study Microbiology at University? We’d like to invite you to follow your passion for the hidden world on the BSc in Microbiology at the University of Reading.

This undergraduate degree will give you the opportunity to expand your knowledge of some of the world’s most dominant life forms. You will address questions about how microbes function and how we can use this knowledge to the benefit of human health and the planet.

You will be able to develop laboratory skills in purpose-built microbiology facilities, and can choose a year-long placement within a relevant organisation, allowing you to build relationships with industry members and stand out to employers.

If you’re interested in finding out more about the BSc in Microbiology at the University of Reading, register your interest here.

© University of Reading
This article is from the free online

Small and Mighty: Introduction to Microbiology

Created by
FutureLearn - Learning For Life

Reach your personal and professional goals

Unlock access to hundreds of expert online courses and degrees from top universities and educators to gain accredited qualifications and professional CV-building certificates.

Join over 18 million learners to launch, switch or build upon your career, all at your own pace, across a wide range of topic areas.

Start Learning now