Applied Science BTEC level 3 National Extended Certificate at Chace Community School
The BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate in Applied Science is equivalent in size to one A Level. It is comprised of four units:
1. Principles and Applications of Science (assessed through external examination).
2. Practical Scientific Procedures and Techniques (internally assessed).
3. Science Investigation Skills (assessed through external examination).
4. Optional Unit (internally assessed).
In the BTEC Applied Science Certificate you will study Physics, Chemistry and Biology. These three disciplines will be studied through:
• Practical investigations
• Set tasks
• Case studies
• Analytical tasks
In order to gain a place on any BTEC Level 3 course you are expected to have a minimum of 4 A*-C grades at GCSE including English or Maths. To study a mixture of A Level and vocational courses you are expected to have a minimum of 5 A*-C grades including English and Maths.
Biochemistry; Forensic Science; Chemical industry; Environmental Studies;
Human Biology; Biotechnology; Pharmacology; Occupational Therapy;
Nursing; Midwifery; Teaching; Laboratory Technician
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chace Community School directly.