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L3 PEARSON EDEXCEL SUBSIDIARY DIPLOMA IN APPLIED SCIENCE

PEARSON EDEXCEL L3 SUBSIDIARY DIPLOMA IN APPLIED SCIENCE (FL3) F/T
Start Date 
17 Sep 2018
End Date 
5 Jul 2019
Attendance 
Full Time
Target audience 

Students wanting to enter into the world of science industry or progress onto the Extended Diploma in Applied Science.

Entry requirements 

Students are required to have 5 GCSEs graded at C or above, including English, Maths and Science. Alternatively a Level 2 Diploma in Applied Science will also be accepted.

Course content 

The course has a combination of 8 units to be taught throughout the year,
including the following:



  • Fundamentals of Science

  • Working in the Science Industry

  • Scientific Investigations

  • Scientific Practical Techniques

  • Perceptions of Science

  • Using Mathematical Tools in Science

  • Using statistics for Science

  • Using Science in the work place

  • Forensic evidence collection and analysis

  • Traffic accident investigation

 

Assessment criteria 

This is a nationally recognised qualification assessed solely through your coursework with no exams. Assessment can be through written assignments, presentations and practical investigations. All units are assessed by the college and moderated by the awarding body. An overall grade of Pass, Merit, Distinction or Distinction* is then awarded.

Progression 

Students can progress onto the Extended Diploma in Applied Science.

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You are able to apply online for all courses, however to complete your course enrolment fully, you will need to have an interview and then be accepted onto a course. The only courses available to enrol online are Full Cost courses, if you wish to enrol on any other course please call into Student Services or call 01429 295000.

Full Cost course fees are inclusive of VAT.

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