You must have:
• A minimum GCSE average of 5.0
• A grade 3 or higher in GCSE English Language
• A grade 4 or higher in GCSE Science (or equivalent)
This course will provide you with the opportunity to develop your knowledge of science and prepare for a career in STEM. You will be given the chance to attend workshops and talks from industry professionals and academics, as well as visit leading universities to understand where your future could take you. Within college, you will be provided with the option to take part in revision and study sessions which will enhance your learning and prepare you for your exams.
This course will provide opportunities for you to become employed in the applied science industry or other businesses that use scientific knowledge and skills. It will also prepare you for Higher Education science courses.
Students who complete a qualification in Applied Science go onto a wide variety of jobs. These can include: Forensic Scientist, Research Scientist, Chemist, Laboratory Technician or Technologist, to name a few.