Planit


Applied Science

West College Scotland

Venues

Greenock (Finnart Street) Campus

Content

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

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

In our 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 including Maths, Biology, Chemistry or Human Biology or NC Applied Science at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Clydebank Campus: Higher Physics, Higher Maths or Chemistry desired but not essential plus Maths and Chemistry at National 5 or NC Applied Science or Access to Science. Interview. (Clydebank)

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