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Applied Science (Double Award) at St Peter's Catholic School and Specialist Science College

Course description

AQA GCE in Applied Science (Double Award) (Revised NQF Level)

Course content

AS Units

  • Investigating Science at Work
  • Energy Transfer Systems
  • Finding out about Substances
  • Food Technology
  • Choosing and Using Materials
  • Synthesising Organic Compounds

A2 Units

May include

  • Planning and carrying out Scientific Investigation
  • Sports Science
  • Medical Physics
  • The actions and development of Medicines
  • Colour Chemistry
  • The healthy body

Entry requirements

C in English Language, Maths and Science

Future opportunities

This qualification is designed to enable students to enter a variety of HND or degree courses in science-related subjects, e.g. Nursing, Enviromental Studies, Forensic Science and Primary Teaching.

It will also allow students to enter employment at trainee level, e.g. in a laboratory, engineering or in a healthcare profession.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Peter's Catholic School and Specialist Science College directly.

Last updated date: 09 January 2015
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