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Applied Sciences

Fife College

Venues

Glenrothes (Stenton) Campus

Content

This is an excellent course that allows routes into a range of science degree courses and employment in the science industry. Students with HNC: Applied Sciences can articulate to year 2 of this course. It provides a thorough understanding of the principles of science combined with practical laboratory work and a laboratory-based project which are essential for graduates entering employment. You will study mandatory units and two science areas; chemistry and biology.

You will study: Transition metal chemistry; Thermodynamics and kinetics; Chemistry laboratory skills; Spectroscopic and analytical techniques; DNA and genetics; Microbiology; Human body structure and function.

Entry Requirements

HNC Applied Sciences. Interview.

Progression Routes

Successful completion may allow progression on to years 2 or 3 of various science degrees at universities. Fife College has defined articulation routes in place for this course.

Start Date

September

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Science

SCQF Level

8

Website

www.fife.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General