Applied Science

At a glance


Course title                             Applied Science

Level                                     Level 3 Extended Certificate

Exam board                            Pearson


Why study applied science?

A level 3 in applied science will give you an insight into the working lives of different types of scientist. It involves practical activities as well as opportunities for independent work and research. You will study aspects of all three sciences.

Course content

Unit 1: Principles  and applications of science I (external exam)

Unit 2: Practical Scientific procedures and Techniques (internal coursework)

Unit 3:  Science investigation skills  (external exam)

Unit 4: Optional unit (internal coursework)