COURSE OVERVIEW

The BTEC National Diploma covers a wide range of scientific and vocational aspects including fundamental laboratory skills, practical techniques, human physiology, environmental science and microbiology.

COURSE CONTENT & ASSESSMENT

You will complete a variety of assessed pieces of work on each topic that will enhance both your knowledge and practical laboratory skills.

WHAT NEXT?

The National Diploma is an excellent foundation for many careers in science such as forensic scientist, drug researcher, medical physics technician, veterinary nurse and many more. In addition, the National Diploma is fully accredited by UCAS and therefore enables students to access a broad range of university courses via an alternative route to traditional ‘A’ Level courses.

Entry Requirements:

Students require 2 level 4's in Combined or Separate Science and level 4 in English and Maths