Applied Science BTEC

BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate in Applied Science.

This new BTEC course will consist of 4 units, 3 of which are mandatory – equivalent to 83% of the course. There will be 1 optional unit in the U6.

 2 of these units will be externally assessed – 58% of the course total.

 This course is designed for learners who are interested in learning about Science alongside other fields of study, with a view to progressing to a

wide range of higher education courses.



  • Course Outline
    • You will study two mandatory units:

      Units Year 1:

      Principles and Applications of Science 1.

      Practical scientific procedures and Techniques


      Units year 2:

      Science Investigation skills

      Optional Unit to be decided.


  • Career opportunities and further study
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  • Useful Links
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Entry Requirements

You can download provisional entry requirements for 2018 courses below. Please note that your enrolment on to a particular course must be approved by the Head of that department.

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