Level 2 Diploma in Applied Science
If you are interested in a course to prepare you for employment as a science/laboratory technician in the science industry, or to give you a good grounding for an advanced forensic or medical science course, then this is the course for you.
You will be studying key areas, including:
- Science in medicine
- Investigating a crime scene
- Living body
- Biology and environment
- Chemistry and our Earth
- Energy and our universe
You will be assessed via practical experiments, written coursework, essays, presentations, externally-marked tests, group discussions and other work-related exercises.
On successful completion of the course, you may progress to a Diploma in Applied Science, Forensic Science or Medical Science course.
Four GCSEs grade 3-1 (D-G) with a 3 (D) in English or maths and/or a Level 1 in a vocationally relevant subject and a positive year 11 academic reference.
Course may be free for 16-18yrs; for 19-23yrs, course is free if you have not achieved a full Level 2 qualification.
1st year course fee £1441. Exam Fee £99.
Making your application
We will check your application to see if you meet the standard entry requirements for the course. If you do, you’ll receive an invitation via email to attend an interview with a Curriculum Tutor.
Fees and funding
If you are aged 16-18 and applying for a full-time programme, then you will not have to pay for your course. If you are aged 19+ then there may be a fee for your course.
From entry-level qualifications, through to degree-level and specialist professional courses there’s something here for students with little or no formal education right up to career high-flyers. Expect a vibrant environment where you can meet people from different backgrounds and cultures.
College open event
19th June 2019 17:00 - 19:30
Our open events are a great opportunity for you and your parents/guardians to see our amazing facilities,
and chat to staff and students about particular courses and college life in general.