16-18 Courses

Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Applied Science (General or Biomedical)

Course Overview

  • Campuses

    Redbridge Campus, Tower Hamlets Campus
  • Qualification

    16-18 Courses
  • Subject

    Applied Science
  • Schedule

    Timetable dependent (Days)
  • Duration

    72 weeks
  • Course Target


Course Fees

No fees

Entry requirements

Five or more GCSEs at grade 9-4 including English and maths, Level 2 BTEC Diploma at Merit or Distinction or suitable trade experience, NVQ2/VRQ2. Where there are specific subjects required at GCSE we can discuss your grades with you when you come to enrol. Grade 4 or above in GCSE Double Science or equivalent.



This course offers students the chance to further their studies of science and gain confidence in their abilities through the practical aspects of the course.The units taught also allow students to take the Medical Science pathway

Study units include:
Principles and applications of science II
Contemporary issues in science
Investigative project
Genetics and genetic engineering
Applications of inorganic chemistry
Microbiology and microbiological technique

Further Information

On successful completion of this course, you will have the opportunity to further enhance your skills and knowledge by progressing to university, where you can study a science-related degree or a Higher National Diploma in Applied Biology at New City College. Higher apprenticeship or employment

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