Level 2 Double Award in Principles and Applications of Applied Science

The Level 2 Double Award in Applied Science provides students with a solid foundation in Biology, Chemistry and Physics.



Academic Year: 2022/23

Course Code: 10337

Campus: Bangor, Downpatrick, Lisburn

Study Type: Full-Time

Education Level Further Education

Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Full-Time
Bangor
05/09/2022
Full-Time
Downpatrick
05/09/2022
Full-Time
Lisburn
05/09/2022

Course Overview

The Level 2 Double Award  in Applied Science provides students with a solid foundation in Biology, Chemistry and Physics.  It prepares students for progression onto Level 3 programmes and employment.  It is equivalent to two GCSEs.

The vocational course is delivered over 16.75 hours per week. 

Modules include:

  • Principles of Science (Exam)
  • Chemistry and our Earth
  • Energy and our Universe
  • Biology and our Environment
  • Applications of Chemical Substances
  • Applications of Physical Science
  • Health Applications of Life Science
  • Scientific Skills (Exam)

You will also be required to:

Complete Essential Skills in Literacy and Numeracy if you do not have a GCSE grade C in English or Maths. This will be a mandatory part of your course.

Work towards a Personal Development qualification and will be involved in a range of activities, designed to improve employability.

Ideal If:

You wish to pursue a career in the applied science field or obtain a good foundation knowledge of applied science subjects.

You'll Learn:

About the Principles behind and Applications of:  Chemistry, Biology, Physics .

You'll Love:

The hands-on experiments and the range of science projects that you will participate in.

You'll Progress:

To the Level 3 Foundation in Applied Science (dependant on achievement) and possible careers within the Forensic, Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacy or Science industries.

You'll Need:

A minimum of 2 GCSEs at Grades D or above.

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

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Available Sessions Summary

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Full-Time
Bangor
05/09/2022
Full-Time
Downpatrick
05/09/2022
Full-Time
Lisburn
05/09/2022

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Available Sessions

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Downpatrick

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Lisburn

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