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Applied Science (Level 5)

New College Lanarkshire

Venues

Coatbridge Campus

Content

This course is designed around the National Group Award for Applied Science and allows students to develop practical skills whilst studying various science subjects at National 5 Level.

N5 Chemistry, N5 Biology, N5 Physics units are core to this qualification and you also have the opportunity to improve your scientific mathematical skills using units specially developed for the Applied Science qualification. Transferable skills in this course include ICT, Numeracy, Communications, Research and Investigation skills.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 including English and Maths. A science subject (Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Environmental Science) preferred. Participation at information session, selection assessment and interview forms part of the selection criteria.

Progression Routes

Applied Science (Level 6)

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Science

SCQF Level

5

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General