BTEC Applied Science

Qualification: BTEC

Examining board: Pearson

Course specification:

BTEC Applied Science Course Specification

Course leader: Mrs Smith

Years taught: 12 and 13

About this course

Science offers students the chance to concentrate on some of the vocational aspects of Science. As well as being ideal for students seeking a broad background in Science, it also suits those entering this vocational area for the first time.

In this course, students will learn

Progression/future opportunities

The Applied Science Extended Certificate (depending on the grade achieved) should suitably prepare students for a range of vocational science degrees (e.g. midwifery, physiotherapy etc) as opposed to the pure science degrees (Biololgy, Chemistry, Physics, Medicine etc).

This will also be dependent on the other subjects a student takes.