Health Sciences & Social Care

Applied Science (Bio-Medical, Pharmaceutical & Forensic)- Level 3 - Full Time
Course Title
Applied Science (Bio-Medical, Pharmaceutical & Forensic)- Level 3 - Full Time
Course Code
Mode of Study
Full Time
Pearson BTEC Extended Diploma in Applied Science (Pharmaceutical, Forensic & Criminal Investigation)
Number of Weeks
Entry Requirements
Grade 4 GCSE English and maths and two additional GCSEs at grade 4 including Science or a good Merit profile on a relevant Level 2 qualification.
Leads on to
You may choose to progress on to a relevant Level 4 qualification such as an HNC or Foundation degree. You may choose university, or seek an apprenticeship or employment.
Additional Information
Because of the nature of these courses, you must not have been previously excluded from teaching or working with young people. If you are planning or applying to work with young people under 18 or vulnerable adults you will need to seek enhanced Disclosure and Barring (DBS) clearance, this will be done through the College.
This course offers you the chance to further your studies of science with a different approach from the traditional A level route. Our Applied Science option is there for students who are interested in a career within professions such as Radiography, Medical Technology, Nursing, Physiotherapy, Pharmacy and Biomedical Science.
Areas of study include:
Biological, physical and chemical sciences
Laboratory practice
Pharmaceutical studies