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Applied Sciences (Biology/Chemistry route)

North East Scotland College

Venues

Aberdeen City Campus

Content

This course includes a significant amount of advanced level practical work. It will allow you to develop essential laboratory skills and acts as excellent preparation for progression towards further study or employment.

This is a wide-ranging course covering the theoretical and practical aspects of modern sciences. You will specialise in chemistry/biology. The course also includes a large amount of training in essential practical skills and modern instrumentation of direct relevance to local and national employers. It is intended both for those candidates wishing to find employment in the science industries, or those who wish to progress to further (degree level) study.

Entry Requirements

Higher Biology and Chemistry; or Higher Biology or Chemistry and the other at National 5 at B (Foundation Apprenticeship may be accepted in place of 1 Higher). Maths required at National 5 at B; or NC Applied Sciences (Level 6).

Progression Routes

HND Applied Sciences

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