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Biology (Applied) - BTEC National L3 at Cordeaux Academy

Course description

You will study a number of mandatory units that will include: Fundamentals of Science Scientific Practical Techniques Depending upon the route chosen, you will study further mandatory and optional modules towards your named qualification. These may include physiology of human body systems, chemical laboratory techniques and working in the science industry, to name but a few.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at Grades A*-C to include English, Maths and Additional or Additional Applied Science. OR a Level 2 BTEC First Diploma in Applied Science plus GCSE English at Grade C. OR a Level 2 BTEC First Certificate in Applied Science plus 3 GCSEs including English at Grade C.

Future opportunities

BTEC Nationals in Science provide you with the entry qualifications for a range of career pathways. They are accepted as entry requirements for degrees and foundation degrees for nursing, biochemistry, food science and engineering. They can also lead to employment or apprenticeships in local industry.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Cordeaux Academy directly.

Last updated date: 09 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years