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Applied ScienceLevel 2 Extended Certificate

This course is ideal for those looking to be employed in the science-related sector.

Course details


This course covers a variety of scientific modules, including crime scene investigation and is therefore ideal for those who wish to progress to further education and a career in a science-related field.

What's covered?

  • Principles of science
  • Chemistry and our earth
  • Energy and our universe
  • Biology and our environment
  • Applications of chemical substances
  • Applications of physical science
  • Health applications of life science
  • Scientific skills
  • The living body investigating a crime scene
  • Understanding human behaviour
  • Chemical analysis and detection
  • Maths and English
  • Work experience

How will my work be assessed?

  • Coursework including performance observation, presentations, projects and assignments
  • Examinations

What can I do after this?

  • Applied Science Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • Forensic and Criminal Investigation Level 3 Diploma
  • GCSEs at grade three/grade D in maths, English and science
  • Successful attendance at interview event

Open Event - Southend Campus

Thursday, 15 November 2018

Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Our Southend Campus is located next to Southend Central train station and offers A-level courses and an impressive range of vocational subjects in realistic work environments using cutting-edge technology.


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  • Venue Southend Campus
  • Starts Wednesday, September 4, 2019
  • Attendance Full time
  • Duration 1 year
  • Provision School leavers
  • Cost Free
  • Cost details FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment
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