The purpose of a Level 2 Diploma in Applied Science and Technology is intended to give learners the knowledge, understanding and skills that will enable them to progress to qualifications in a science or technology related area at a higher level or to employment in a science or technology related area.
The start date is 22nd September 2022.
The course content will involve:
Scientific knowledge of Biology, Chemistry and Physics
Laboratory & Investigative skills
Digital skills and how they are used in a modern scientific community.
The majority of students will move on to the Level 3 Applied Science course offered at Trafford College.
The primary purpose of this qualification is to support progression to further learning, but for some learners it could lead
to an entry-level job role in a science or technology setting such as a laboratory assistant, or to a role as an apprentice,
e.g. a science technician, electronic service technician or process operative.
Portfolio of work including examinations, written and practical assignments.
This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are resident in the UK and the European Economic Area for the last 3 years. (You must be under 19 on 31st August in the calendar year that you start your course).
19+ learners – please contact the Customer Services Team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.