Extended Diploma in Applied Science Level 3 at West Kent College
Explore a broad, balanced range of topics in all three sciences.
You will learn about the principles and practicalities of working in a scientific setting and the practical applications of biology, physics, chemistry and maths. This includes:
- Principles and applications of science
- Practical scientific procedures and techniques
- Science investigation skills
- Laboratory techniques and their applications
- A variety of additional subject specific units in Biology, Chemistry or Physics
Assessment is continuous with coursework involving research, practical and assignment work. Four units are assessed by external examination.
Work experience is an integral part of the course and a placement should be arranged with guidance from your tutor.
You will need five GCSEs at Grades A*-C/9-4, including English and maths. Applicants should hold a Level 2 qualification in science, e.g. GCSE science, or Level 2 First Diploma in science.
We welcome your application if you are a mature applicant without the formal entry qualifications and will consider your situation individually.
Progress into higher education including degree courses in subjects such as pharmacy, biotechnology, environmental science, engineering or start your career.
How to apply
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