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Applied Science Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma at Accrington and Rossendale College

Course description

This course prepares students for many roles in the science sector, for example as a technician in the areas of a laboratory or industrial science

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at grade A* – C or a BTEC level 2 (Merit or above) plus a College interview as well as a C or equivalent in Level 2 English & Maths. Adults with no formal qualifications but with relevant experience and commitment to are welcome on the course and should apply for an interview.


You will be assessed through practical observations, oral questions, written assignments and internal written papers.

Financial information

This course is free of charge for 16 – 18 year olds.

This course will cost a maximum of £480 for learners aged 19 years old or above. This fee may be reduced or void depending on the individual’s circumstances.

Future opportunities

Upon successful completion of this course, you could progress on to various science or health related subjects in higher education.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Accrington and Rossendale College directly.

Last updated date: 15 January 2016
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