BTEC Applied Science at Seaford Head School and 6th form centre
Is this subject right for me?
Do you enjoy Science but want to take a more practical and vocational approach? Applied Science BTEC could be the course for you. BTEC level 3 qualifications are equivalent to A-Levels and are awarded the same points as A-Levels. BTEC qualifications are also recognised and valued by employers. Applied Science BTEC can be studied alongside other
BTEC courses or A-Level subjects.
The Applied Science course brings together knowledge and understanding with practical and technical skills.
What will I study?
There are three mandatory units:
· Principals of Applied Science 1
· Practical Scientific procedures and techniques
· Science Investigating skills
One optional unit
Minimum Entry Requirements
Combined Science grade 5–5 or Triple Sciences, grade 5, 5, 5. English and Mathematics grade 5
Today’s BTEC Nationals are demanding. You will have to complete a range of units, be organised, take some assessments that are set and marked externally, and keep a portfolio of your assignments. You can feel proud to achieve a BTEC because, whatever your plans in life – whether you decide to study further, go on to work or an apprenticeship, or set up your own business – your BTEC will be your passport to success in the next stage of your life.
This BTEC course promotes transferable skills such as communication, teamwork, research and analysis, which are valued in both higher education and the workplace.
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.