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Applied Science BTEC Level 3 National Diploma at St Anselm's College

Course description

The Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Applied Science is equivalent to two A Levels. On this practical, work-related course you will gain a broad knowledge base for a range of careers in many areas of science.
In addition to specialised Applied Science topics you will study:
 Principles and Applications of Science
 Science Investigation Skills
 Investigative Project
 Practical Scientific Procedures and Techniques
 Laboratory Techniques and their Application

Entry requirements

You will need a B or above in GCSE Science, Additional Science or the separate sciences.


You will be assessed continuously, through classroom presentations, written assignments and practical investigations and reports. You will complete projects and assignments based on realistic workplace situations and engage in activities to introduce you to the different science related career options. There will also be two written examinations.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Anselm's College directly.

Last updated date: 03 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next January
  • Duration: 1-2 years