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Applied Science (Level 6)

Forth Valley College

Venues

Stirling Campus, Falkirk Campus

Content

This course includes the units from Higher Chemistry, Maths and either Higher Human Biology or Biology, providing the skills required to become a lab technician or study science further. Using state-of the-art laboratory facilities, this course provides valuable experience, knowledge and technical skills for working in a laboratory environment. There is a strong emphasis on the development of good laboratory skills through practical work, lectures and case studies.

Content:
Units from CFE Higher Human Biology or Biology; Units from CFE Higher Chemistry; Units from CFE Higher Maths; Science Investigation Project; Physics; Experimental Biology; Experimental Chemistry.

Entry Requirements

National 5 English, Maths, Biology and/or Chemistry. Interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC or HND

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

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