Applied Science BTEC Award Level 2

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Apply your logical thinking to our exciting Applied Science Level 2 programme. This course covers chemistry, physics, and biology in preparation for a career in science. You’ll learn more about the environment, planet Earth, energy, and forces. You’ll be introduced to the principles of science which you will apply to your own hypotheses and investigations.

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Who is this course for?

If you’re in year 11 or 12 and are looking to take the next steps towards your career these courses are for you. Our vast selection of vocational courses span a range of subjects and combine academic study with practical skills. Study in industry standard facilities and use our industry links to prepare for progression.

Benefits / Skills

  • Conduct practical work in professional laboratories.
  • Gain an understanding of chemistry, physics, and biology.
  • Develop an understanding of chemistry and planet Earth.
  • Obtain knowledge of energy and our universe

Entry Requirements

Four GCSEs at grade 4 including English or maths or equivalent.

Career Progression

Progression may include a level 3 qualification, an apprenticeship, or relevant employment.

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Course Details

Duration

1 year

Study Type

Full time

Start Date

13/09/2021

Course Code

74940-01

Course Fee (16-18)

No fee

Course Facts

History

English and maths will be built into your course if your grades are below 4.

Labour Market

By 2024, the science, engineering, and production technician sector in Leeds is predicted to grow by 2.3%. (EMSI, 2019)

Student Testimonial

“The Applied Science course was hard work but gave me a great sense of achievement.” - Tafadzwa Mumbanha Applied Science
School of Applied Science
Leeds City College
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