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Applied Science (Level 6)

New College Lanarkshire

Venues

Coatbridge Campus

Content

If you would like to pursue a career in one of the government priority areas STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics) then this course is designed to provide you with the relevant qualifications for progression.

The course consists of a collection of units covering the following subjects: Chemistry, Human Biology, Physics, Experimental Procedures: Science/Biology/Physics, Maths for Scientists, Science and Technology in Society, Microbiology, Core Skills including Communications and IT. All units are delivered at higher level.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 including English, Maths and one from Biology, Chemistry or Physics; or Foundation Apprenticeship Scientific Technologies; or NQ Applied Sciences (Level 5). Information session and interview.

Progression Routes

HNC Applied Science

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Science

SCQF Level

6

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General