BTEC First Award in Science Level 2

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title BTEC First Award in Science Level 2
Code First Award Science
Qualification Type GCSE or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time

Overview

This course is ideal for learners who have an interest for learners with an interest in the practical applications of science, where the assessment will be largely in the form of research and practical investigations. The course develops the learner’s understanding of key applications of science and builds the skills required both for the scientific workplace and for further study.

You could complement your studies with enrichment activities including Medical, Science or First Aid.

Details

Core Units:

  • Principles of Science
  • Chemistry and our Earth
  • Energy and our Universe
  • Biology and our Environment

Applications of Applied Science (1 GCSE) Core Units:

  • Applications of Chemical Substances
  • Applications of Physical Science
  • Health Applications of Life Science
  • Scientific Skills (exam)

How will it be delivered?

This course is assessed by coursework (75%) and exams (25%).

Entry requirements

An interest in improving a grade a Level Two Science.

Your next steps...

This course will enable you to study BTEC Subsidiary or Diploma Applied Science at Level Three.

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