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Applied Science Level 3 at Sowerby Bridge High School

Course description

This course combines the essential elements of advanced level Biology, Chemistry and Physics without the need to specialise at this level. It is a broader Science course which is geared to those students who enjoy Science and wish to work or study as a Scientist in the future. This could be Engineering, Nursing, Forensic work, Laboratory work or Medical Sciences. Topics covered include Working in the Science Industry, Chemical laboratory Techniques, Astronomy, Physiology of the Human Body, Medical Physics and Genetics and Genetical Engineering.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSE passes A*-C or equivalent in 3 or more subject areas (CC grades required to study Science).

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sowerby Bridge High School directly.

Last updated date: 22 November 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years


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    • Sowerby Bridge High School Sixth Form is a vibrant and caring community of 150 students.  Although their interests and abilities vary, they all share our vision to achieve, succeed and believe as well as aim high and realise their potential.  Our aim is to offer the most appropriate curriculum to best meet their needs and career aspirations.  We are particularly proud of the success in placing our pupils in higher education and   employment.  The 2010 Post-16 results are the best in the school’s history and this success continued in to 2011 showing a significant improvement on previous years.  We aim to continue with this high level of achievement.