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Qualification name Certificate in Applied Science
Qualification level 3
Awarding organisation AQA Education
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 4th September 2023
Cost description Offered as Post 16 -18 Education Provider.
Attendance pattern Daytime

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Unit 1 Principles and Applications of Science I: This unit covers some of the key science concepts in Biology, Chemistry and Physics. Scientists and technicians working in science and science-related organisations must have a good understanding of core science concepts. Unit 2 Practical Scientifc Procedures and Techniques: Learners will be introduced to quantitative laboratory techniques, calibration, chromatography, calorimetry and laboratory safety which are relevant to the chemical and life science industries. Unit 3 Science Investigation Skills: Learners will cover the stages involved and the skills needed in planning a scientifc investigation: how to record, interpret, draw scientifc conclusions and evaluate. Unit 4 Optional Unit: Choice of one from a variety of Biology, Chemistry and Physics based units.

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Double 4 in GCSE Science

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Name Beyton Campus
Address Drinkstone Road
Beyton
Bury St Edmunds
Suffolk
IP30 9AA
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Email sixth.admin@thurstoncollege.suffolk.sch.uk
Phone 01359 234557
Website http://www.thurstoncollege.org/Sixth-Form/Sixth-Form-Home/
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