BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Applied Science (Biomedical Science) (NQF)

1. Qualification details

Qualification name BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Applied Science
Qualification level Level 3
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
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Course type Full time
Course start date 07 September 2020
Additional price description TBC
Funding information Advanced Learner Loans available
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours

2. Course description

Are you interested in pursuing a career as a science technician or gaining a degree in Science? If so, this course is suitable for you. The course is designed for those who have a lively and enquiring mind and have an enthusiasm for new ideas and concepts.As you progress on the course you will find that your knowledge and understanding of Science is enhanced and that you gain confidence in your own abilities through the practical aspects of the course. If you are considering future employment in a related field or progression to higher education then you will find that how you communicate and work within a team are extremely important skills to acquire. There is also a keen emphasis placed on how you work independently.

3. Entry requirements

You will require a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grades A*-C including English, maths and double Science grades 9-4 (formerly A*-C). Alternatively successful completion of a relevant Level 2 qualification and have achieved a Level 2 Functional Skill in English and maths.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

You will be taught by a combination of formal lectures, work shops, practical exercises and independent research study.All work will be assessed through a programme of assignments, set and marked by your tutors and checked by a moderator.

6. Venue

Name North Road
Address North Road
BH14 0LS
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7. Other dates and venues

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