Forensic Science-BTEC Subsidiary Diploma-60credits at Stoke Park School and Community Technology College
Forensic Sicence BTEC Level 3
This Level 3 BTEC qualification is designed to give learners the knowledge, understanding and technical skills to prepare them for employment in a forensic laboratory or to continue their study in higher education.
Mandatory Core Units - 30 credits
Unit 1 - Fundamentals of Science
Unit 2 - Working in the Science Industry
Unit 3 - Scientific Practical Techniques
Optional Unitss - 30 credits
Unit 31 - CriminologyUnit 2 - Forensic Evidence Collection and Analysis
Unit 32 - Forensic Evidence Collection and Anaysis
Unit 34 - Criminal Psychology
You will need to have achieved 5 or more GCSE passes at grade C including English language. Also GCSE Core Science grade C AND Additional Science grade C or GCSE Core Science grade C and a Pass in BTEC Level 2 Applied Science
Each unit is assessed by a series of assignments and the production of a portfolio whihc is internally assessed to a grading scale of Pass, Merit Dinstiction or Distinction*.
This is of particular interest to students who have an interest in medical laboratory analysis, materials testing, forensic science analysis or progression to a related course at university.
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How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Stoke Park School and Community Technology College directly.