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BTEC LEVEL 3 EXTENDED CERTIFICATE APPLIED SCIENCE at Selby College

Course description

This two-year course has a vocational emphasis and is equivalent to one ‘A’ Level, comprising 60 credits.

It can be studied alongside other ‘A’ Level subjects.

The course reflects aspects of employment within science organisations such as quality control laboratories, research and development, biotechnology and the pharmaceutical industry.

The course will enable you to develop practical scientific skills in the context of a variety of scientific investigations. It is particularly suitable if you prefer portfolio-based assessment.

 

Course content

The units are:
• Principles and Applications of Science
• Practical Scientific Procedures and Techniques
• Science Investigation Skills
• Electrical Circuits and their Applications

Entry requirements

Standard 'A' Level entry requirements apply. For this course you must also have a Grade 4 in Science.

Assessment

A combination of coursework/exams

Future opportunities

On successful completion you may go on to university or a range of employment opportunities in the science industry.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 25 September 2017
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Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • Student Services
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01757211048
    • Email address:
    • info@selby.ac.uk

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