Course Info

Level 3 Extended Diploma in Applied Science

Entry Qualifications

See Standard Entry Qualifications.

4 in Combined Science and 4 in Maths and English


2 Years

Course Content

This course builds on the concepts and skills developed in GCSE chemistry, physics and biology at a more advanced level. You will learn about basic scientific theories and practical techniques, methods used in scientific investigation, how science is represented in the media, working in the science industry and laboratory based calculations. This course is equivalent to 3 A Levels.

Your Unique Experience

On this course you will have chance to undertake experiments that are advanced and will allow you to become a confident scientist. You will work as part of a class group as well as independently developing your understanding and in-depth knowledge of science topics. You will receive 1:1 support and information on how to achieve the highest grades so you can progress onto higher education courses.

More than just a Course

This course will be tailored around the most relevant science topics in today’s society. You will explore chemistry, physics and biology whilst working with excellent teachers and some of science’s best equipment.

Course Format

A Level programme


This course will allow you to further your education through degree programmes in a related field and help you progress into a variety of science based careers such as biomedical science, forensic science, healthcare science, microbiology, research science and toxicology.

Level 3 Extended Diploma in Applied Science

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