This is a full time Level 2 Applied Science qualification. It will develop your knowledge of Science and the exciting opportunities offered by the Science industry whilst allowing you to achieve a nationally recognised qualification. It opens up a world of exciting progression routes into the Applied Science or any other BTEC course at Level 3 such as Health and Social Care or Sport. Topics you will cover include:

- Chemical substances, analysis and detection

- Physical science

- Health and life sciences

- Our Earth and The Universe

- Biology and the living body

- Our environment


Grade 3 in GCSE Maths and one Grade 3 within GCSE single or Combined Science grades. 

This course is perfect if you want to work in Science and gain practical experience and knowledge that will allow you to progress to Level 3 qualifications or a role within the science industry! You will enjoy completing your experiments and research in our purpose built laboratories, with the support of our dedicated and highly qualified team. The teaching for this course will involve a mixture of class teaching, practical work, research and visits to local industries.

Many students progress to Level 3 qualifications. Alternatively you may enter employment in areas such as food science.

Good to Know

Most students on this course progress to Level 3 qualifications.