Course: Pearson BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Applied Science [Medical Science]Campus: Strand RoadType: Full TimeStart Date: 29/08/2022Fees:
Course: Pearson BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Applied Science [Medical Science]Campus: LimavadyType: Full TimeStart Date: 29/08/2022Fees:
- Site location Limavady Main St Strand Road
- Biological Molecules and Metabolic Pathways
- Genetics and Genetic Engineering
- Microbiology and Microbiological Techniques
- Biomedical Science
- Practical Chemical Analysis
- Principles and Applications of Science I
- Practical Scientific Procedures and Techniques
- Science Investigation Skills
- Laboratory Techniques and their Application
- Principles and Applications of Science II
- Investigative Project
- Contemporary Issues of Science
- Physiology of Human Body Systems
UK Requirements4 GCSEs (Grade C or above) including a Science subject, plus English and Maths
ROI Requirements4 OLCs (Grade 05 or above) including a Science subject, plus English and Maths; OR Leaving Cert Applied - (Merit) to include one Science elective module.
Further StudyThis course will provide an opportunity to progress to employment within the science industry or higher education courses, including the Foundation Degree in Applied and Medical Sciences course offered at NWRC or Honours Degree courses in Biological or Biomedical Sciences, Marine and Environmental Sciences, Pharmacology, Veterinary Science, Radiography, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy among others.
Career ProspectsA qualification in applied science will help you to develop the understanding, knowledge and skills needed to work in a broad range of jobs in this industry. These could include Agricultural Research Scientist, Ambulance Paramedic, Analytical Scientist, Audiologist, Biochemist, Biologist, Biomedical Scientist, , Chemical Engineer, Chemical Plant Process Operator, Dental Nurse, Food Scientist, Health and Safety Inspector, Laboratory Technician, Medical Laboratory Assistant, Microbiologist, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist, and Veterinary Scientist etc. It is also recognised by both the Science Council and Royal Society of Chemistry as a course which will contribute to a professional qualification of RSciTech.
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