Applied Science A level at The Thomas Aveling School
This course is placed in context towards the application of science in industry, the health service and everyday life, but also covers traditional topics from biology, chemistry and physics.
Unit G620 Science at Work - Mandatory unit
Unit G627 Investigating Scientist’s Work - Mandatory Unit
Unit G621 Analysis at Work - Mandatory unit
Unit G635 Working Waves - Optional Unit
Unit G622 Monitoring the activity of the Human Body - Mandatory unit
Unit G634 Applications of Biotechnology - Optional Unit
A minimum of 5 GCSE (or equivalent ) passes at A*-C including science. Grade A* - C pass in Mathematics is also recommended.
Progression into higher education or employment. Typical courses include Health and Safety in the Workplace, Social Science, Environmental Science, Nursing, Physiotherapy etc. The skills learnt are also applicable to further studies in Geography, Physical Education and Design Technology, as well as Financial and Business Studies. Others go directly into employment with training.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Thomas Aveling School directly.