A Level Applied Science

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics
Please note you can only send one application to this provider.

What will you be working towards?

Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


Our Level 3 Applied General Certificates in Science is a vocational complement to A-levels and ideal for learners looking to broaden their knowledge of a particular sector. Developed with the support of higher education they also meet new performance measurements for achievement and attract UCAS tariff points. They reflect the most current and relevant subjects and themes, with a strong focus on synoptic learning and assessment.


Below are the units which are covered on this course.

  • Key concepts of science
  • Science in the modern world
  • Applied experimental techniques
  • Investigating science
  • Microbiology
  • Medical physics
  • Organic chemistry
  • The human body


How will it be delivered?




Entry requirements

If you enjoy Science and wish to study all aspects, then the Level 3 Applied General Certificates in Applied Science could be for you. Entry on to the Certificate course requires a Grade 5 in Biology, Chemistry or Physics separates or a Grade 5 in Science Combined: a Grade 5 in Maths GCSE and English GCSE are also required. Entry to the Extended Certificate course requires successful completion of the Certificate course.

Your next steps...

This qualification is supported by a range of universities, and taken alongside other qualifications it can fulfil the entry requirements for a number of science-related higher education courses, including biomedical, forensic and sports science, as well as nursing. In addition, the qualification is eligible for UCAS points.