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BTEC Level 3 Certificate/Subsidiary Diploma in Applied Science (1 A Level equivalent) at Huddersfield New College

Course description

The wide range of units offered with this course will provide you with the latest in industry knowledge and the practical, research and behavioural skills you’ll need to progress in higher education and your career.

There are a number of ways to study our BTEC Level 3 Applied Science. Your choice will depend on your study options and future career options. The number of units you study increases in line value of A Level equivalents.

BTEC Applied Science supports a huge range of careers and you are offered endless possibilities when you study BTEC Science. The information below shares lists some of the topics you will study, and how these develop if you choose to specialise in Science:

- Scientific practical techniques

- Physiology of human body systems

- Practical chemical analysis

- Medical physics techniques

- Biochemistry and biomedical techniques

- Diseases and infections

- Electrical circuits and their applications

- Perceptions of Science

The Certificate/Subsidiary Diploma is a one A Level equivalent, and you will study the topics detailed above.

Course content

This course is perfect if you want to work in Science and gain practical experience and knowledge! You will enjoy completing your experiments and research in our purpose built laboratories, with the support of our dedicated and highly qualified team.

Entry requirements

Grade 4 in GCSE Maths and one grade 4 within GCSE Single or Combined Science grades or a pass in a vocational level 2 Science qualification.

General entry criteria will also apply, this is available on our website.

Future opportunities

The possibilities offered from studying Science are endless! However our students typically consider careers in Science or areas where Science complements their employment and university possibilities. Full time students have progressed to careers Biomedical Science, Midwifery and Pharmacy, to name a few.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 10 October 2018
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