Planit


Science

West Lothian College

Content

This course is for those who wish to undertake a career in a science industry looking at biology and chemistry. The course incorporates the National Progression Award (NPA) in scientific technologies.

The course includes:

Biology; Chemistry; Laboratory skills.

You also have the chance to gain an NPA in scientific technologies which includes maths for science, fundamental chemistry and experimental procedures.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 including English and Biology or Chemistry, or relevant Foundation Apprenticeship. Interview.

Progression Routes

HNC study or on to university or employment in the life sciences sector.

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Sciences

SCQF Level

6

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General