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BTEC Diploma Applied Science (Analytical and Forensic Science) (Level 3) at King Ethelbert School

Course description

This course is ideal for those of you wanting to study science to work in the science or forensic science industries in the future. BTEC qualifications offer a “real science” alternative to A Levels. This is a very practical course in which you learn science skills by completing projects and assignments based on realistic workplace activities. You are able to learn about science as a career while developing the skills you need to be a professional scientist. 

 

Course content

 

Units covered include:  

Forensic evidence, collection and analysis       

Laboratory techniques

Forensic fire investigation                                            

Contemporary issues in science

Forensic traffic collision investigation                      

Science investigation skills

Practical scientific procedures and techniques    

Principles of science

Units covered include:  

Forensic evidence, collection and analysis       

Laboratory techniques

Forensic fire investigation                                            

Contemporary issues in science

Forensic traffic collision investigation                      

Science investigation skills

Practical scientific procedures and techniques    

Principles of science

Entry requirements

i) 5 A*-C, or equivalent, including English and Maths

ii) Grade B in Science

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: 19 October 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years

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