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BTEC Applied Science Level 3 Certificate at Blyth Academy

Course description

The BTEC Level 3 Certificate offers a specialist qualification that focuses on particular aspects of employment within the appropriate vocational sector. The BTEC Level 3 Certificate is broadly equivalent to one GCE AS Level.

The Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Applied Science is a 30‐credit and 180‐guided‐learning‐hour (GLH) qualification that consists of 3 mandatory units that provide for a combined total of 30 credits.

1 Fundamentals of Science

2 Working in the Science Industry

3 Scientific Practical Techniques

Course content

See above.

Entry requirements

Students are required to achieve a C grade in English.



Future opportunities

BTEC Nationals are QCF Level 3 qualifications designed to provide highly specialist work‐related qualifications in a range of vocational sectors such as Science Technicians, Nursing, Health sector. They give learners the knowledge, understanding and skills that they need to prepare for employment and through to higher education, degree and professional development programmes

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Blyth Academy directly.

Last updated date: 10 June 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 Year