On successful completion of this course and the achievement of English and maths at grade 3/D or equivalent functional skills, you can progress to Level 2 Applied Science.
What can this course lead to?
Who is it for?
Are you thinking about a career in the science industry in an area such as bioscience, food technology, or forensic science? This course could be perfect for you! Throughout the course, you’ll develop your skills and interest in science through practical tasks, as well as related theory, including developing your English and maths, communication, and teamwork.
What is covered?
You’ll cover core topics essential to successful study, such as being organised, working with others, and researching a topic, alongside a combination of science-specific topics, including:
- Carrying out a scientific experiment
- Measuring waves used in technology
- Cause of disease
- Investigating crime scene evidence
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
3 GCSEs at grade 2/E or above, including English and Maths and the ability to demonstrate an interest in the subject.