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Full Time BTEC National Diploma Applied Science (S)This course is for you if: This course is for you if you have an interest in science and would like to develop a career in a particular field of science (Laboratory and Industrial Science). It is also expected that you have good ability in maths. This is a two year course in which you would have to successfully complete 18 units. The units selected are such that they provide you with wide range of experience of science and its application in variety of vocational settings. Some of the units covered include: Scientific Principles Laboratory Organistaion Workplace Practices Role of Science Teachnicians Scientific Method ICT and Lab mangement Information Systems Maths and Statistics for Science Biomedical Science Techniques Microbiology Techniques Scientific Practical Techniques Biochemical Techniques Course Code: L21056 Timetable: Tue 11:00 - 12:30 Tue 13:00 - 14:30 Wed 9:00 - 10:30 Wed 12:15 - 13:45 Wed 14:00 - 15:30 Thu 9:00 - 10:30 Thu 12:00 - 13:00 Thu 13:30 - 15:00 Fri 9:00 - 10:30 Fri 11:00 - 12:30 Sun 12:00 - 13:00 Course Location: Southall Course Duration (s): 2 year Course Start Date (s): Sep Home EU Fee (per year): ?1840 International Non-EU Fee (per year): ?4950 Exam fee (per year): ?185 Fee Information: The College charges a range of fees, primarily Home and Overseas. Under 19s assessed as Home, do not pay the course fees, we only charge a 20 enrolment fee which is refunded if you complete the course. Home students over 19 undertaking their First Full Level 2 (equivalent to 5 GCSE A-C) or their First Full Level 3 (equivalent to BTEC National or 2 ALevels) will be charged 20 enrolment fee plus any examination fees. For Home students over 19 receiving certain state benefits, the 20 enrolment is charged and not refundable. In all other instances, you will be charged the Home-EU or Overseas Fee. About the course: For the BTEC course you will study 18 vocational units, made up of 5 core units and 13 specialist units. It is a vocational qualification designed to prepare students for a career in Laboratory and Industrial Science. Assessment: The course is mainly internally assessed. There are no formal examinations. Most assessment being through internally marked unit assignments taken throughout the two years of the course. After the course: If you want to get a job straight away you could work in: A research laboratory in pharmaceuticals A quality control laboratory in an industrial manufacturing laboratory A hospital laboratory A materials testing laboratory in construction, paper or plastics industry A forensic science laboratory A laboratory in a school, college or university An environmental science laboratory If you decide to go to university you could take a degree in subjects such as : Applied Biology Applied Chemistry Applied Physics Applied Science Materials Science

Full Time BTEC National Diploma Applied Science (S)This course is for you if: This course is for you if you have an interest in science and would like to develop a career in a particular field of science (Laboratory and Industrial Science). It is also expected that you have good ability in maths. This is a two year course in which you would have to successfully complete 18 units. The units...

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