Science: Applied BTEC National (Equivalent to one A Level)

Science: Applied BTEC National (Equivalent to one A Level)

This course builds upon all three of the sciences focusing on broadening your understanding and application of science, and is specifically for those wishing to study a broad Science course at A Level standard..

You will look into the main principles of Chemistry, study the structure and function of cells in Biology and working with waves in the Physics part of the course. In the second year you will carry out a series of investigations as well as studying diseases and infections.

Grade 4 in GCSE Science, Maths and English Language.
There will be a combination of internally assessed practical assignments, and externally assessed examined units.
The requirements of the qualification are such that students will develop transferable skills which are valued by both higher education and employers.

The qualification can be taken with many other subjects leaving many progression routes open.

An ever-increasing number of degree related courses are now available to extend your understanding and operation of science.

Students could go straight into employment as they will develop analytical and processing skills valued by many, both inside and outside the Science Industry.

An Overview of BTEC National Extended Certificate in Applied Science