Planit


Applied Science

West Lothian College

Content

This course is for anyone who wants to develop their knowledge and skills for further study in science-related disciplines and for work in the science industry.

The course includes:
Cell biology, microbiology and biochemistry; IT, statistics and biochemical techniques.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers including Biology or Chemistry plus 3 subjects at National 5 including Maths and either Biology or Chemistry (if not held at Higher), or a relevant Foundation Apprenticeship. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

Progression to HND or degree courses in Biomedical or Biological Sciences

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Sciences

SCQF Level

7

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General