BTEC National Applied Science (Single) - Block B @ The Leigh Academy at LAT16 Leigh
Designed for learners who are interested in learning about the sector
alongside other fields of study, with a view to progressing to a wide range of higher education courses, not necessarily in applied science.
To be taken as part of a programme of study that includes other appropriate BTEC Nationals or A Levels.
● Principles and Applications of Science
● Practical Scientific Procedures and Techniques
● Science Investigation Skills
● Topic 4: Able to select one from a range of 8 units
5+ GCSEs A*-C (9-4)
Grade 4 in Mathematics
C in Double or Triple Science
Unit one is examined through a one and a half hour written exam. Unit 2 is assessed internally through practical assessments. All optional units are assessed internally through the completion of assignments.
This course will prepare you for an Undergraduate degree course at University.
Careers could include:
- Nature Conservation Officer
- Research Scientist
- Environmental Officer
Ian Booth, Director of Learning 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.