Biology - Medical Science

1. Qualification details

Qualification name Diploma in Medical Science
Qualification level Level 3
Awarding organisation WJEC (Formerly Welsh Joint Education Committee)
Course type Full time
Course start date 01 September 2020
Price £0.00
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours

2. Course description

The full title for this course is: Certificate in Medical Science (1 year, equivalent to half an A level) and Diploma in Medical Science (2 years, equivalent to an A level). The medical science course is designed to prepare learners for careers in health care and medical research. The Diploma counts as the same UCAS points as one A level.

3. Entry requirements

Students must achieve a minimum total of 7 A* to C grades and/or grades 9 to 4 at GCSE level or equivalents to begin an A level programme. Where vocational equivalents (eg ICT or music technology) are counted into the total to meet the minimum criteria, they should be at 'merit' level or higher. In addition, English Language Grade 4, Mathematics Grade 4, and, Grade 5 in all three singles sciences or a grade 5-5 in combined science.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

Not available

6. Venue

Name Redborne Upper School
MK45 2NU
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Phone 01525 404462

7. Other dates and venues

Venue Start date Options
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