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Applied Science BTEC Level 3 at Marriotts School

Course description

Extended Certificate = 360 GLH

3 Mandatory units:

  • Principles and Applications of Science I (90 GLH)
  • Practical Scientific Procedures and Techniques (90 GLH)
  • Science Investigation Skills (120 GLH).


In addition there will be an optional unit (60GLH), this unit will be selected by the teachers to allow it to be tailored for the strengths and interests of the class.

Entry requirements

You will need to have a Merit in a Science Level 2 BTEC or a C in at least one Science GCSE and a C in either Maths or English


Units will be taught separately with a set deadline for each unit. Certain units will be set and marked internally, one unit will be set and marked externally and one unit will be examined by a written exam.

Future opportunities

This course can enable you to progress to further study of Applied Science. It will also lead towards employment in fields such as a hospital laboratory technician, a materials testing lab or a school science technician.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Marriotts School directly.

Last updated date: 21 February 2017
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