Applied Science (Biomedical Science and Forensic and Analytical Science) - Level 3 Triple Diploma (NQF 2016 onwards)


1. Qualification details

Qualification name BTEC National Extended Diploma in Applied Science
Qualification level Level 3
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Course webpage https://www.blackpool.ac.uk/course/ES1FE0040
Course type Full time
Course start date 01 September 2020
Price £7,395.00
Additional price description Students who are 18 or under pay no FE Course Fees.
Funding information Advanced Learner Loans available
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours
Support facilities Parking; Library/Learning Resource facilities; Restaurant/Brasserie; Gym/Fitness Centre; Facilities/support for students with hearing impairment (on site plus minicom 01253 355755)|Facilities/support for students with learning difficulties (on site)|Guidance and advice service (on site)|Accommodation assistance

2. Course description

The Extended Diploma in Applied Science programme has been designed specifically to meet the needs of the national developments in Science. This programme will help your development in terms of knowledge application and experimental / practical science techniques.Students will develop a range of analytical and scientific skills and practical techniques of enquiry to enable them to apply knowledge, understanding to the workplace. During the course, students will be given the opportunity to identify and solve problems and will be able to communicate their arguments and analysis in a range of ways to different audiences as well as promoting Lifelong Learning which is a key component of the course. The Science team comprises an enthusiastic team of academically and industrially experienced staff who are highly committed to the success of their students and to the overall success of the course.

3. Entry requirements

To do this course, you will need GCSE Science grade C and GCSE Maths and English grades 4/5 (or equivalent).

4. Equipment required

All equipment needed will be provided by B&FC at no additional cost.

5. Assessment method

Most courses are assessed via a combination of coursework, exams and practical assessments. Exams are formal, timed written assessments, carried out in a controlled environment and overseen by one or more invigilators. Coursework differs from exams in that it is usually non-timed and carried out independently. Practical assessments involve observation of your practical skills and competencies by a trained assessor.

6. Venue

Name BISPHAM CAMPUS
Address BLACKPOOL AND THE FYLDE COLLEGE
Ashfield Road
Lancashire
FY2 0HB
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Email info@blackpool.ac.uk
Phone 01253 504343
Fax 01253 356127
Website http://www.blackpool.ac.uk

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