Equivalent to 3 A-Levels this course will suit you if you are prepared to develop good practical skills by getting involved in lessons. You also need to be organised and able to listen carefully to advice. Most importantly, you should have a genuine interest in science as it is going to fill your whole timetable.
5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including Maths, English and Combined Science.
Our links with HE
The BTEC Extended Diploma Applied Science students have taken part in the following visits to complement their units: The Space Centre, Nottingham University Eco Homes Project and a local pharmaceutical company, Juniper.
Students who successfully complete this course can study for degrees in:
- Biomedical Science
- Medical Biochemistry
- Pure Science