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Applied Science BTEC at Tolworth Sixth Form

Course description

The Edexcel BTEC qualification in Applied Science reflects aspects of employment within science organisations or organisations that use science and enable learners to develop practical scientific skills. Units within the qualification cover areas of biological, chemical and physical science.

Entry requirements

Candidates will be expected to have achieved 5 GCSEs A * - C including English or Maths at Grade 4 or above and GCSE C C or above for Science or a minimum of a Distinction at Level 2 BTEC Science.


The three main forms of assessment that you need to be aware of are a written exam, an externally marked assignment and an internally assessed practical task.

Future opportunities

When choosing this course students have two choices: to study the Extended Certificate which is the equivalent of one A - level, or the Diploma which is the equivalent of two A - levels.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Tolworth Sixth Form directly.

Last updated date: 03 November 2017
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