BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Applied Science

Course Overview

This course is designed to improve the career prospects of people with interests in the field of Science and Technology.

Areas of study include: Scientific Principles; Workplace Practices; Mathematics & Statistics for Science; Genetics & Genetic Engineering; Electric Circuits and their Applications; Role of a Science Technician; Human Physiology; Microbiology Techniques; ICT & Laboratory MIS; Chemical Laboratory Techniques; Laboratory Organisation; Application of Chemical Reactions; Industrial Application of Organic Chemistry

The suite of laboratories for work in this area includes:

* 1 Physics laboratory

* 1 Biology laboratory

* 1 Instrumental Analysis laboratory
Contact 0161 886 7119
. Start date: 02/09/2019

Course Requirements

Year 1 - 5 GCSEs at grade 9 - 4 including maths, English and two science subjects Year 2 - 5 GCSEs at grade 9 - 4 including maths, English and two science subjects plus a Level 3 subsidiary diploma in science

Course Progression

* Employment within industry in a technical or administrative capacity * Higher Education at University for Degree or Higher National Diploma courses in a Science related course

Course Assessment

Units are monitored by continuous assessment.

Course Finance

The course fees for academic year 19/20 are £3300.00

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