Information for students and teachers of our BTEC Nationals in Applied Science (2016), including key documents and the latest news.
Applied Sciences. Home; Study; Information for 2020 applicants and offer holders; What this means for your course; Applied Sciences; From September, our on-campus facilities will be open and available for you to use, and we will continue to provide support to our students as normal. We have a wide variety of laboratories, which offer you an extensive experience of scientific investigation and.
BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Applied Science. This course is progression from the Foundation Diploma and covers topics on Biological molecules, organic and industrial chemistry, material science and investigative project. You will study seven units, five of which are internally assessed and the other two are examined in January and June. This course is equivalent to 3 A levels.Topics covered include applied experimental techniques and science in the modern world, undertaking a scientific investigation, and optional units in biology, chemistry and physics. A mixture of internal and external assessment means learners can apply their knowledge in a practical way. Letters of support. Specification. Specification at a glance.Course Content. The BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Applied Science qualification is a two year programme of study which on complete is equivalent to three A Levels in applied science. This programme of study aims to provide learners with not only laboratory skills but also the biological and chemical knowledge which will be beneficial to those that wish to progress to third level.
Applied science is the application of existing scientific knowledge to practical applications, like technology or inventions. Within natural science, disciplines that are basic science develop basic information to predict and perhaps explain and understand phenomena in the natural world. Applied science is the use of scientific processes and knowledge as the means to achieve a particular.Read More
Applied Science is an alternative to studying Science at A Level and develops a blend of technical and academic Science skills that will support your progression to university or employment. This is a great option if you would like to study a range of Science subjects without the pressure of a 100% exam based course. Biology, Chemistry and Physics, which are within a range of core units such.Read More
Students on the Subsidiary Diploma Applied Science course have visited Nottingham University for a talk on eco homes as well as local pharmaceutical firm Juniper and Dri-Pak, who manufacture a range of traditional cleaning products. Course Structure. The full qualification is 4 units. These will be spread over 2 years. The units are assessed either by formal exams, externally set and marked.Read More
If you are successful, you will progress onto this BSc Applied Biomedical Science to complete the course. As well as a firm grounding in biomedical science, you will gain a range of transferable skills, from problem solving to case study analysis. The course is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science. Graduates who have been issued with the IBMS Certificate of Competence will also be.Read More
The AS and A Level Applied Sciences are being withdrawn due to similar and overlapping content to the new reformed separate AS and A Level qualifications in Biology, Chemistry and Physics. The final assessment opportunity will be the June 2018 series. We will continue to support and assess these qualifications up to the conclusion of the final assessment series, as shown below.Read More
This is a full time Level 2 Applied Science qualification. It develops student’s knowledge of science and a progression route into the Applied Science (Applied, Forensic or Medical Science) or any other Science related course at Level 3 such as Engineering, Health and Social Care or Sport. However in order to be recommended to go onto these courses you must show your teacher that you are up.Read More
Our assessment specialists will support you on the best delivery of internally assessed units whilst teaching remotely. Book a call. Our Cambridge Technicals in Applied Science enables students to gain practical laboratory skills and theoretical scientific understanding in a workplace setting. Students further develop their knowledge and skills by exploring one of three vocational pathways.Read More
An Applied Science study programme is so much more than an Applied Science course! This change to study programmes is due to national feedback from employers saying young people need to have more than just a “qualification”; they need to have the skills to work in their chosen industry.Read More
This course is ideal for students who are interested in studying science but do not wish to study a separate A Level Science qualification. This course can be taken as a BTEC Extended Certificate (1 A Level equivalent) or a BTEC Diploma (2 A Level Equivalent) so there is something to suit each learner’s choice of study programme.Read More
This interdisciplinary programme will provide you with training in fundamental aspects of applied data science, computation and programming, and quantitative methods. With the rise of new and big forms of data, and computation and analytics forming ever-increasingly important elements of a wide range of professions, this programme will prepare you for a variety of careers in the private, non.Read More