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Applied Science BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate at Aquinas College

Course description

This new BTEC course will consist of 4 units, 3 of which are mandatory – equivalent to 83% of the course. There will be 1 optional unit in the U6.

 2 of these units will be externally assessed – 58% of the course total.

 This course is designed for learners who are interested in learning about Science alongside other fields of study, with a view to progressing to a wide range of higher education courses.

Course content

You will study two mandatory units:

Units Year 1:

Principles and Applications of Science 1.

Practical scientific procedures and Techniques


Units year 2:

Science Investigation skills

Optional Unit to be decided.

Entry requirements

Grade 4 in both GCSE English Language and Maths + 4 grade Cs in other subjects (which could include English Literature grade 4) 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Aquinas College directly.

Last updated date: 22 September 2017
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