Applied Science at St Joseph's Catholic High School
The BTEC National Certificate in Applied Science (Forensic Science) consists of six
Fundamentals of Science
Working in the Science Industry
Scientific Practical Techniques
Perceptions of Science
Application of numbers for Science Technicians
In addition to this pupils complete a range of specialist units that will be chosen to
suit the group. There is a wide range and include a choice of; Criminology, Forensic
Evidence, Forensic Photography and Forensic Psychology.
The BTEC course places a high importance on a practical approach to work. St.
Joseph’s is well placed to deliver this as the town has many large industrial
companies, giving us opportunities to learn and visit industry.
GCSE Grade C required in Science as part of 5 A* - C grades
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Joseph's Catholic High School directly.