Planit


Applied Science

West College Scotland

Venues

Clydebank Campus, Greenock (Finnart Street) Campus

Content

At the Greenock Campus you'll learn about:
Microbiology, Chemistry, Cell biology, Biochemistry, DNA and genetics; The human body; Statistics.

At the Clydebank Campus you'll learn about:
Fundamental chemistry; Maths for science; Physics for life science; Physics principles: Mechanics;
Applied sciences: Graded unit 1.

As part of the course, you'll also develop laboratory skills.

Entry Requirements

Greenock Campus: 2 Highers from Maths, Biology, Human Biology and Chemistry or NC Applied Science (Level 6) or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Clydebank Campus: Higher Physics and Maths, Chemistry or Engineering Science or NC Applied Science (Level 6) or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Progression Routes

HND Biomedical Sciences or 2nd year entry to university degree course

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Science

SCQF Level

7

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General