Level 3 BTEC Foundation Diploma in Applied Science (Biomedical Science)

In year one the Level 3 BTEC National Extended Diploma in Applied Science will give you the fundamental knowledge, skills and understanding to consider a career in Science and prepare you for further specialist study. In year two you will be taught specialist units for your chosen pathway Biomedical Science, Analytical and Forensics Science or Physical Science.

Year 1 Units

  • Principles and Applications of Science I
  • Science Investigation Skills
  • Practical Scientific Procedures and Techniques
  • Laboratory Techniques and their Application
  • Human Regulation and Reproduction
  • Electrical Circuits and Their Applications
  • Biomedical Science

Year 2 Units

  • Principles and Applications of Science II
  • Contemporary Issues in Science
  • Investigative Project
  • Genetics and Genetic Engineering
  • Applications of Inorganic Chemistry
  • Microbiology and Microbiological Technique

Subject: Applied Science

Qualification Type: BTEC

Study Location: Tower Hamlets Campus

Entry Requirement:

5 GCSEs at a minimum of grade 4 which must include:, GCSE English Language, GCSE Mathematics, Combined Science or separate sciences or Merit at Level 2 Diploma in Applied Science

Where does it lead:

University degree, Apprenticeship or Employment

Who is the course available for:


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