Full course name: Applied Science Level 2 BTEC First Extended Certificate
Year running: 17/18
Awarding body: EDEX REG
If you want to progress into a career in Science, then follow a medical pathway in Science (Applied). Applied Science combines Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics. You will take part in exciting practical experiments. In Medical Science and you will learn about the human body and genetic engineering.
You will study Chemistry and Our Earth, Energy and Our Universe and Biology and Our Environment. You will also study Health Applications of Life Sciences, The Living Body, Growing Plants for Food, Investigating a Crime Scene and Science in Medicine.
To do this course you will need to meet our entry requirements.
BTEC Science (Applied) is assessed through external exams, coursework and practical work.
Science (Applied) could lead you to a role in a science-related environment, such as a Science Technician or Researcher. Further study can lead to careers in Medicine, Pharmacy, Pharmacology, Dentistry, Veterinary Medicine and Botany.