Accessibility links

Applied Science BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate/Diploma at JOSEPH LECKIE ACADEMY

Course description


Course content

Certificate - 3 x mandatory units + 1 optional unit - equiv. to 1 x A level

Diploma - 6 x mandatory units + 2 x optional units - equiv. to 2 x A levels

Options range from:

Scientific, Practical Skills, Astronomy, Diseases & Infections, Microbiology, Genetics & Genetic Engineering

Entry requirements

Minimum of 5 A* - C grades / grade 5 (new grading structure) at GCSE or equivalent.  Grade C or equivalent in your chosen study subject is preferred.


Some units formal external assessment.  Other assignments assessed internally.

Future opportunities

Career Opportunities

Environmental Science Social Work Forensics

Forestry Agriculture Pharmacology

Teaching Veterinary Food and Drink Industry

Nursing Physiotherapy Journalism

Caring Research Hospital Administration

BTEC Science would complement advanced level qualifications in Law, Sociology,

Psychology and Critical Thinking.

Further information

Course Details

For more information please contact Dr P GrewalHead of Science on 01922 721071 ext 328.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact JOSEPH LECKIE ACADEMY directly.

Last updated date: 18 December 2017

Key information