Science Level 2

If you love Science, then you will really enjoy this mainly coursework, practical Level 2 course which is all about leading you towards a career in the Science Sector. You will gain a broad understanding, knowledge of and skills in the science sector e.g. practical and investigative skills and knowledge of areas of Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

Course Level:
Level 2
Duration:
1 Year
Campus:
Aireville Campus
Awarding Body:
EDEXCEL

Overview

You will develop your existing knowledge of Chemistry, Biology and Physics, by studying a range of interesting and applied practical modules including The Living Body and Understanding Human Behaviour. You will learn more about the various types of employment opportunities for those with applied science qualifications as well as the chance to develop a range of related skills and techniques that are essential for successful performance in working life including communication skills.

Modules

  • Principles of Science
  • Chemistry & Our Earth
  • Energy & Our Universe
  • Biology & Our Environment
  • Applications of Physical Science
  • Health Applications of Life Science
  • Scientific Skills
  • The Living Body
  • Monitoring the Environment
  • Growing Plants for Food
  • Understanding Human Behaviour
  • Applications of Chemical Substances

Entry Requirements

  • 4 GCSEs 9-3 (A*-D) including English, Maths and Science GCSEs 9-2 (A*-E)

Progression

Career

Your choices may include:

  • Apprenticeship

Academic

Your choices may include:

  • Level 3 Science