BSc Honours

Applied Science

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Course delivery:

Classroom based

Course duration?

2 Year(s)

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A L3 BTEC Applied Science will teach scientific principles and how to work in a laboratory situation with both chemicals and live organisms. This is a practically based course with the underpinning scientific theory being taught at an academic level. Studying will allow investigation into topics such as the fundamental principals of science, approaches used by scientists and industry, and scientific practical techniques. Analysing results from practical work and writing scientific reports successfully will require good mathematical and literacy skills.
During the course a flexible approach to learning and carrying out tasks both independently and as part of a team will be required.
BTEC L3 Extended Certificate (Year 13)
A further 2 units are studied:
3. Science investigation skills?there will be a three-week period for this task. You will need to study pre-release material and then complete a practical task under controlled conditions. Your written report will be submitted to Edexcel for marking.
4. Optional unit?you will complete a further series of tasks set in a work-related scenario, marked internally

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