As a substantial vocational qualification it provides a broad understanding of applied science to support progress to higher education. It is suitable for studying alongside academic A-levels or other Level 3 vocational qualifications. This qualification can also prepare students to take up employment in the applied science sector, either directly after achieving the qualification or via higher education.
|Qualification name||Certificate in Applied Science|
|Awarding organisation||AQA Education|
|Course type||Classroom based|
|Course start date||1st September 2023|
5 GSCE grade 9-4 or equivalent
Written exam and portfolio