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Applied Science BTEC Level 3 Certificate at Queens` School

Course description

Unit 1: Key Concepts in Science
Unit 2: Applied experimental techniques
Unit 3: Science in the modern world

Unit 4: The human body
Unit 5: Investigating science
Unit 6: Medical physics

Entry requirements

Students must also have a C grade or above in GCSE Maths and


The course consists of six units; three of which will be assessed through the submission of a portfolio (2, 5 & 6), two units are assessed through exams (1 & 4) and one through an exam with the pre-release material (3).

Future opportunities

This qualification has been developed in collaboration with higher education and other stakeholders in the science education sector. Therefore, the knowledge and skills gained will provide the best possible opportunity for progress to higher education or employment.

When taken alongside other qualifications it can fulfil the entry requirements for a number of science-related higher education courses, including biomedical, forensic and sports science, as well as nursing.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 23 August 2017
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