L1 BTEC Diploma in Science

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Science and Dental Technology

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    • Full-time
    • Starts Sep 2019
    • Clapham

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Description

This course is designed for those who with limited experience of science study but wish to pursue a career in health or other science related jobs. It will provide a strong grounding in biology, chemistry, maths and physics with an emphasis on IT, study and research skills as well as employability.
There are units of study in biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics and forensic science. The majority of your lessons will take place in science laboratories where you will be able to learn practical skills in all three main areas of science. You will be using real equipment to carry out experiments and learn how to analyse your results. You will be assessed based on your course work and tests. Students will study English and Maths alongside this science course. There will be opportunities to gain work experience or an apprenticeship.

Entry Criteria

Our minimum entry criteria may be altered at any stage up to and including enrolment. All offers are subject to a successful interview and completion of an initial and diagnostic assessment.
For some of the programmes we offer, you will require:
2 GCSE qualifications (or equivalent) at grade D-G or 3-1, or an entry level vocational qualification,
English and Maths initial assessment.
Please enquire for more information.

Career Opportunities

After completing this course you will have the opportunity to progress to level 2 BTEC Extended Diploma. Additionally, our students may find work in a health care sector, pharmacy shops as assistants or other science related fields. This year, our students gained work experience on various apprenticeship courses in medical science.

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    Study Pathways

    After completing this course you will have the opportunity to progress to level 2 BTEC Extended Diploma. Additionally, our students may find work in a health care sector, pharmacy shops as assistants or other science related fields. This year, our students gained work experience on various apprenticeship courses in medical science.

    Assessment Method

    Assignment and coursework.

    Learning Resources

    Depending on your chosen course there may be materials you will need to have in order to attend your studies. If you have any queries about required materials please check with us when you come in for interview or enrolment.

    Lab coats, books, stationary, scientific calculators, rulers, a computer with internet access.

    Awarding Body

    Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)

  • Apply Now
    • Full-time
    • Starts Sep 2019
    • Clapham

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