Biomedical Science Level 3

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code 11720
Qualification Type National Extended Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This course is ideal if you are wanting to pursue a career in medical science.


Biomedical Science looks at both theoretical and practical ways of working. This course will focus on the practical application of biological sciences, alongside complimentary units in the chemistry and medical field. You will explore a range of different modules to help broaden your understanding of biomedical science.

Units on the course will cover a range of topics such as laboratory techniques, principles and applications of all sciences, practical scientific procedures, as well as taking part in an Investigative project. You will conduct experiments and research to enable you to understand the application and process of chemistry, biology and physics within the medical field.

You will work in our fully-equipped science laboratories with top of the range learning resources. Teaching will be complimented by weekly experiments and investigations that will help deepen your understanding of biomedical science. There will be time dedicated to trial and test different experiment techniques.

Work experience is a mandatory part of the course and will enable you to gain the skills and knowledge of how science has evolved in the workplace. Our dedicated team can help you find a suitable placement of your choice. Your learning will be supported through trips and tours that will be beneficial to your learning.

How will it be delivered?

You will be assessed with coursework, practical assignments and examinations.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSEs with the following grades: English and maths at 4 or above and 3 other GCSEs at 4 or above including a science subject.

Your next steps...

You could go on to employment in a scientific and technical area, for example hospital laboratories and research and development.