Science (Applied Biology) BTEC Certificate & Extended Certificate

A vocational qualification giving students an introduction to practical science.

Topics covered include applied experimental techniques and science in the modern world, undertaking a scientific investigation, and optional units in biology, chemistry and physics.

Assessment is a combination of coursework and examined units allowing learners to apply their knowledge in a practical way.

It is an ideal qualification for students looking at healthcare related careers such as nursing, radiography etc. and is fully supported by some of our popular university choices such as Teesside, Sunderland and York St John. It is a 2 year qualification equivalent to a full A Level in terms of UCAS points.