Applied Science

What will I study

Principles and Applications of Science
Practical Scientific Procedures and Techniques
Science Investigation Skills
Laboratory Techniques and their Application
Physiology
Reproduction
Genetics
Diseases
Organic Chemistry

How will I be assessed

There are 4 units of which 3 are mandatory and 1 is optional.
Coursework forms an important part of this qualification and prospective students should realise that this creates a steady workload.

Why study BTEC Applied Science?

BTEC Applied Science supports progression to Higher Education Courses and it is taken alongside a programme of study that includes other appropriate qualifications.

Entry requirements

Standard Grace Academy 6th Form entry requirements.

It can lead to careers such as:

It can lead to careers in Biomedical Science and for Higher achievers Pharmacy is an option. Students can also progress to Animal Biology, Forensic Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dental Technology, Quantity Surveying, Chiropractic Nursing and Accounting degrees.