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When I leave college I want to be...

BTEC Extended Diploma in Applied Science Level 3

Sorry, there are no variations of this course currently available.

What is involved?

This course investigates the application of science through practical activities from which the theory is then drawn. This provides opportunities for you to develop your practical laboratory skills to a high level.

There are laboratory-based practical assignments, supported by self-study, presentations, group work and discussion.

You will be externally examined on 2 units during the first year and another 2 units during the second year.


What will my career options be?

Higher Education or employment. The course prepares you for university and a range of higher education courses and jobs including: Radiography, Engineering, Nursing, Pharmacy, Chemical Engineering, Quantity Surveying, Psychology, Genetics, Veterinary Science, Biochemistry and Forensic science.

What is the cost?

This Course is Free for 16-18 Home Students. The Home fee is £3698 (Plus £195 Exam Fee).

What do I need?

You will need 4 GCSE grades A-C, including science or a BTEC First Diploma in Applied Science (Merit or Distinction). Students without a GCSE in English or Maths will be expected to add a GCSE to their programme