This course reflects aspects of employment within professional biomedical science professions such as medical laboratory science, paramedic, nursing, midwifery, nutrition, radiology and radiography. It also provides a platform for entry on to Higher Education Science courses. It builds on the knowledge and skills learned at GCSE, extending them to Level 3. The course will enable you to develop scientific skills in the context of a variety of medical contexts. It is particularly suitable if you prefer portfolio-based assessment. Your course The mandatory units include: • Physiology of Human Body Systems • Microbiology and Microbiological Techniques • Principles and Applications of Science • Practical Scientific Procedures and Techniques Plus, a selection of Biology, Chemistry and Physics units.
|Qualification name||BTEC National Extended Diploma in Applied Science|
|Awarding organisation||Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)|
|Course type||Classroom based|
|Course start date||1st September 2021|
|Cost description||Free if aged under 19 on 31/08/2021, or if other eligibility criteria apply, else Price on Asking|
Standard Level 3 entry requirements apply.
Coursework and Exams